Culver High Alumni Bio's

Do not go where the path may lead, go instead
where there is no path and leave a trail.

~Ralph Waldo Emerson

Name-Maiden Name: Alan Cowen

Year Graduated: 1963

Occupation-Occupations: Professor and Chair, L.A. Valley College

Marital Status: Married, 35 Yrs to Dolly Algave '67

Children: 3

Interests: Old movies of Laurel & Hardy, Reading is a joy and I complete a book a week. I continually have been interested in the phenomenon of UFO's. Astronomy and riding my motorcycle. Additionally continue to read poetry.

Additional Comments: Thoroughly enjoyed my 32 year career on the Los Angeles Fire Department.  It was exciting and never a dull moment.  I held many different ranks and enjoyed each one. Stay healthy and continue to teach, read and learn as much as I can.  Be kind to all living things and give thanks each day for the privilege of being here at this particular time. This time and place in space is reality. Oh yes, how about world peace??


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