517 E. Kirkwood Avenue
Bloomington, IN 47408
Juan Alvarado is an international senior from Ecuador in his final semester at the IU Media School. He is getting his Bachelors of Arts in Journalism with a focus on broadcast journalism.
In the past Alvarado ha worked for the Indiana Daily Student, as well as for IUSTV Sports where he covered the Indiana Men’s Tennis and Men’s Soccer beats. For the latter one, Alvarado was part of the IU Media School team that traveled to Mexico City to cover the Indiana men’s soccer team.
During the summer of 2018, Alvarado traveled to Moscow, Russia, to be a 2018 World Cup correspondent for Teleamazonas, Ecuador. In Moscow he got the chance to report for local and national newscasts, as well as social media from one of the biggest networks in Ecuador.
He is a sports fanatic, music lover, multilingual and great team player. One of his goals in life is to own a production company to help build bridges between media professionals in his home country and the United States, as well as Europe.