Anderson Cooper joined CNN in 2001 and has hosted his own program, Anderson Cooper 360°, since March 2003. From September 2011 to May 2013, he also served as host of the daytime talk show, Anderson Live. Prior to CNN, he worked for ABC News and Channel One News. Cooper has won several awards, including a National Headliners Award, a Peabody Award, and five Emmy Awards. He graduated from Yale University in 1989 with a B.A. in political science and studied Vietnamese at the University of Hanoi.