Alec Hamilton is WNYC's Morning Edition producer.
In order to have the day’s news ready when your alarm clock goes off, she starts her work day very, very early.
Before coming fulltime to WNYC, Alec worked as a reporter for Child Welfare Watch, covering child and family poverty in New York City. She’s a graduate of the masters in urban policy program at the New School and was a 2011 New York Times Institute Education Journalism Fellow.
She moved to Brooklyn from New Orleans in 2009, and has also lived in Washington DC, Washington State, and northern Mexico.
Alec Hamilton appears in the following:
Tuesday, April 13, 2021
WNYC's health and science editor breaks down how often so-called "breakthrough infections" might happen with the COVID vaccines and who is more likely to experience one.
Friday, April 02, 2021
WNYC takes a tour through the city laboratories that are tracking these mutants as they spread.
Friday, March 19, 2021
David has hosted since last summer. Michael starts Monday.
Monday, March 15, 2021
A new report from Northwell Health, the state’s largest health system, spots a worrying complication for kids with COVID-19. Here’s what parents need to know.
Monday, February 08, 2021
More New Yorkers are now eligible. So what should people expect with the expansion? Also: a simple tip for addressing vaccine hesitancy.
Friday, January 15, 2021
Members of Congress from New York were among those who objected to certifying the election. WNYC and Gothamist looked into who their financial backers are, and where they stand.
Wednesday, December 02, 2020
Dr. Demetre Daskalakis, Deputy Commissioner for the New York City Health Department’s Division of Disease Control, gives an update.
Monday, November 30, 2020
Less than two weeks after shuttering schools due to rising coronavirus rates, Mayor de Blasio says they'll reopen for some students next Monday.
Monday, September 21, 2020
In some ways, public television was the original remote learning.
Thursday, September 03, 2020
WNYC's Jim O'Grady shares his memories of Mets great Tom Seaver, who died Monday.
Friday, June 19, 2020
Assemblywoman Alicia Hyndman talks about her effort to get New York to recognize the day as a state holiday.
Friday, May 29, 2020
Hundreds of thousands of New Yorkers could return to work as soon as next month. But one thing that hasn't been addressed yet is the question of HOW they'll get there.
Friday, February 28, 2020
Ahead of Super Tuesday, we checked in with three southeastern states — Tennessee, Arkansas and North Carolina — to hear how voters there are feeling about the former New York City mayor.
Monday, February 03, 2020
Records obtained by the New York Daily News show repeated complaints of abuse.
Tuesday, January 21, 2020
A stray remark overheard at a New Orleans racetrack inspired an enduring nickname.
Monday, January 13, 2020
In this week's look ahead: the Supreme Court takes on Bridgegate convictions, New York-born adoptees get to see their original birth certificates, and early voting sites.
Friday, January 10, 2020
New York City's inability to reduce the millions of tons of trash people and businesses produce annually is having serious consequences.
Wednesday, January 08, 2020
If Claressa Shields beats former welterweight world champion Ivana Habazin, it could help push women's boxing into the mainstream.
Monday, January 06, 2020
New York City does not recycle as well as it could. That leads to trash overflow and outsourcing refuse to landfills in outside communities.
Wednesday, December 25, 2019
Feministing, which paved the way for many other feminist sites, will shutter in the new year.