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April 4: John Quinones: "What Would You Do?"

NEWS RELEASE

 For Immediate Release:  March 11, 2016

Nassau Community College PresentsWhen You Witness Injustice, Racism, Bullying - What Would You Do?ABC-TV Primetime Journalist John Quiñones John Quinones

 

April 4

Garden City, NY – The Nassau Community College Cultural Program will present the program What Would You Do? on Monday, April 4, at 9:30 a.m. in the Multipurpose Room of the College Center Building. Having grown up in a poor family of migrant workers to eventually become ABC's first Latino correspondent, Emmy Award winner John Quiñones will share his powerful story and ask us to take a good look in the mirror. What do we do when we witness injustice, racism or bullying — as an individual?...as a nation? Do we step in or do we step aside? (Download hi res photo)

A seven-time Emmy Award winner, John Quiñones is the co-anchor of the ABC newsmagazine Primetime and has been with the network nearly 30 years. He is the sole anchor of the Primetime series What Would You Do?, one of the highest rated newsmagazine franchises in recent years. During his tenure at ABC, Quiñones has also reported for the newsmagazine 20/20. His work for What Would You Do? captures the way people react when confronted with dilemmas that compel them to either take action or walk away. Quiñones offers answers, anecdotes and personal examples of how to even approach the question of what to do, how to formulate a plan of action once you decide what to do, and how to see it through to fruition.

For more information about What Would You Do?, which is free, open to the public and accessible to the disabled, call 516.672.7148.

Media Contact: Alicia Steger516.572.9634alicia.steger@ncc.eduncc.edu/newsreleases

About Nassau Community College Nassau Community College, a division of the State University of New York, is an institution where almost 22,000 full- and part-time students and approximately 10,000 continuing and professional students start and continue their successful journey through higher education. More than 70 fields of study are offered on a 225-acre campus located in the center of Long Island. As the largest single-campus two-year college in New York State, Nassau Community College maintains a national reputation for excellence. For more information, visit www.ncc.edu.

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