GGC Graduate Wins an Emmy

Georgia Gwinnett College President Daniel J. Kaufman always ends his comments at the institution’s commencement ceremonies by telling new graduates to, “Be great.”

 

Emmy

 

Jorge Buzo, Nataly Hart and Homero Gonzalez receive Telemundo Atlanta’s first-ever Emmy Award.

 

Class of 2011 graduate Homero Gonzalez took the directive seriously. At only 22, the Lawrenceville resident has won an Emmy.

 

Gonzalez is part of a team at Telemundo Atlanta that was awarded an Emmy for Outstanding Achievement: Television News Gathering Excellence – News Special. The award recognized, “Special Series HB-87,” a four-part news series covering the controversial House Bill 87 that passed last year in Georgia. The series informed members of the Hispanic community about changes this law would bring to the state and how it would affect them.

 


Gonzalez’s team members included Reporter and Anchor Jorge Buzo and Reporter and News Producer Nataly Hart. Gonzalez is a news and marketing associate with Telemundo Atlanta.