President Acebo Appeared on Univision on April 8 and 9

April 13, 2023
Andres Acebo on Univision

JERSEY CITY, N.J. | New Jersey City University (NJCU) Interim President Andrés Acebo was a guest on the Univision news program “Amigos De Univision” on Saturday, April 8 and Sunday, April 9 on “UniMas.”

Watch the entire interview (in Spanish) here:

It was the second major New York area television appearance for President Acebo in a week, as he continues taking the message of the importance and future of NJCU and the NJCU community directly to the community it serves.

Among the topics anchor Lulú Gomez (@luludanzatv) talked with Acebo about included the university’s emergence from its financial crisis, the impact the pandemic had on NJCU’s students and community, challenges NJCU students overcome daily, some of the daily challenges he is working on in his role as president, and his unique and unconventional path to the presidency of the university as the only current Latino leading a university in New Jersey, public or private.

On April 2, Acebo also appeared on the program 'Tiempo' on ABC, where he was interviewed in an extended segment by host Joe Torres.

About NJCU:
New Jersey City University is an institution of higher learning dedicated to the development of our students, our city, our communities, and our state. We are a game-changing force for our students and have been recognized as one of the top colleges in the nation improving their upward economic mobility. Whether enrolled in one of our undergraduate, graduate, or doctoral programs at our three locations, NJCU students have access to an affordable, diverse environment, and an exceptionally supportive faculty. This prepares them to go on to become the next generation of workers and leaders who improve their communities and the State of New Jersey.

Ira Thor
, Senior Director of University Communications and Media Relations | | 201-200-3301