Michael A. Leyton

Summer Intensive 2017

“The Summer Intensive Program has taught me how to navigate life, as a student, and as a man, both in and outside of school, making smart decisions that make me successful. The program gives me a strong support system as a first-generation college student.”

About Michael

Pursuing a Career in Film & Photography

  • Vice President of the Alpha Chapter of Phi Psi Lambda Leadership Society, Inc.
  • Peer Leader
  • Member, Judith K. Winn School of Honors
  • Presidential Delegate for Bergen Community College at the Black, Brown, College Bound National Conference (Tampa, FL)
  • Conference Presenter at the National Council on Black American Affairs National Conference 

What Reality Are You Creating For Yourself

Summer Intensive Alumnus, Tamara Taylor, delivers a timely message to college students. 

Flush and then Wash Your Hands

Lela Davis shares her experience with first-year college students about life and how to set boundaries.

First Fridays Program

The Summer Intensive Program was highlighted at Bergen Community College for its ‘First Fridays’ Program which is a social and professional networking event catered towards first-generation and first-generation citizen college students. 

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