Miguel Pérez

Miguel Pérez is professor and chair of the Department of Journalism, Communication and Theatre, at Lehman College, CUNY, in the Bronx. He is an award-winning reporter and columnist. He has spent his 35-year career covering the issues and concerns of America’s burgeoning Latino population and chronicling the evolution of Hispanic heritage.

He has appeared on Telemundo 47 as a political analyst and has examined key issues affecting the Hispanic community on CNN, Univision, the FOX Business Channel and several Latin American TV and radio networks. He has reported for The Tampa Times and The Miami Herald, and was a staff columnist for the New York Daily News and The Record of Hackensack, NJ.

In his nationally syndicated columns he looks at Latino contributions to American society, the fight to protect democratic rights in Latin America, immigration trends across the United States and many other issues of concern to America’s Hispanic population.

Professor and Chair of the Department of Journalism, Communication and Theatre at Lehman College, CUNY

Expertise: Politics, Latinos in Politics, Immigration, Latino Politics, Latino Issues

Location: New York, NY

Contact Info:

Email: miguel.perez1@lehman.cuny.edu

Phone: (718) 960-6741

Featured on CNN’s Anderson Cooper 360 speaking about Arizona’s SB: 1070: