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Joseph Peyronnin

Joe Peyronnin is an associate journalism professor at Hofstra University, as well as an adjunct journalism professor at New York University.  He also serves as a senior advisor and investor to several new media companies.  He is also a regular contributor to the Huffington Post.

In 1999, he founded Telemundo Network News and served as its executive vice president until 2006.  There he created and launched several Spanish language news programs, including Sin Fronteras, Noticiero Telemundo Fin De Semana, Enfoque, and A Rojo Vivo.  He led Telemundo to its first national Emmy Award for round-the-clock coverage of the terrorist attack on New York's World Trade Center.

From 1996 to 1998, he was a media and communications consultant at Osgood, O'Donnell & Walsh, advising corporate 500 firms on communications strategy.  

In 1995 and 1996, he was president of Fox News, where he put together the core organization of what would become the Fox News Channel.   He also created Fox News Sunday and oversaw several news specials. 

Prior to that, Peyronnin served six years, 1989-1995, as vice president and assistant to the president CBS News, the division's number two executive, where he oversaw global newsgathering and news programming, including 60 Minutes, 48 Hours, Sunday Morning, The CBS Evening News, Sunday Morning and CBS This Morning.

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Columbia Barnard Hillel - Seixas Dinner Headshots

The above photos will be used to highlight a select few Columbia-Barnard Hillel students at the 2017 Seixas Dinner. The Seixas Dinner, will be held on May 10, 2017 at the Columbia University Low Library. Each student will be presented on a presentation roll-up banner with a unique quote highlighting the Columbia-Barnard Kraft Center's role in each students' Jewish development.

Dance Concert

German techno music, New York City’s commuting scene and a Native American myth are among the inspirations for the Annual Spring Dance Concert presented by Hofstra University’s Dance Program. Performances take place at the Schaeffer Black Box Theater, April 20-23, 2017. Show times are 8 p.m. Thursday and Friday; and 2 and 8 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday.