In-Person and On Air Appearances

“Conservation-minded outdoors writer Dan Oko has found his calling an alternative approach to service journalism. At the University of Texas, Austin — the fourth largest university in the country — students have been captivated by Dan‘s tales from the field, which is why he keeps getting invited back to my classes.” – Raoul Hernandez, faculty, School of Journalism & Media 

Houston Public Media, Town Square: Holiday activities and day trips

POD We Will Not Be Tamed, episode 81: Camping with daughter Ursula at Powderhorn Ranch
POD We Will Not Be Tamed, episode 75: Meet TPWF ambassador Dan Oko
TV Great Day Houston (KHOU, CBS affiliate) Cycling Across Texas
TV Great Day Houston (KHOU, CBS affiliate) Great Texas Hikes
RADIO Splendid Table, episode 345: Vietnamese Kitchen and Doggy Bag Dilemma

Dan is available to share his expertise and professional experiences with media outlets, students from first grade through grad school, recreational and other interest groups. In the past, he has appeared on television’s Great Day Houston (CBS local), spoken before the Houston Canoe Club, Houston Culinary Guild, and the Woodlands Hiking Club. Dan is also a regular guest lecturer on feature and magazine writing at UT Austin. Get in touch!