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Sunny Hostin of ABC’s “The View” Joins the SC Campaign for Summer Institute 2017

Tuesday, February 21, 2017

By: Crystal Booker, Copywriter

Sunny Hostin, Senior Legal Correspondent and Analyst for ABC News and co-host of ABC Daytime’s morning show The View, is sure to make Columbia shine a little brighter as she joins Summer Institute 2017 as the conference’s keynote speaker.   

According to ABC’s official site:

“From 2007 to 2016, Hostin was a host and legal analyst at CNN. She covered many high profile trials, from George Zimmerman to Casey Anthony, and a number of other major stories, including the AME church shooting in Charleston and the selection of Eric Holder for Attorney General. Hostin had her own weekly segment titled Sunny's Law, to answer viewers' questions on a wide range of legal and social justice issues. Prior to working at CNN, Hostin filled in as co-anchor for ABC News' World News Now and America This Morning.

Hostin began her legal career as an appellate law clerk, trial attorney for the Justice Department and lastly a federal prosecutor.

She received a Special Achievement Award from then Attorney General Janet Reno during her time as a federal prosecutor.

Hostin graduated from Binghamton University and Notre Dame Law School. She currently resides in Westchester County with her two children and husband.”

Raised in the South Bronx and a child of teen parents, Sunny is no stranger to the challenges some of the youth our partners work with face on a daily basis.  Because of her experiences, Sunny is passionate about encouraging young people and has a particular interest in advocating for at-risk males.  Join us for Summer Institute 2017 to hear her insight on teen pregnancy prevention and ways we can continue to reach our youth.

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