This Week's Articles-The Orlando Times
Bank of America Chooses Four Orlando Students for Student Leaders Program® Local High School Senior Gets Unique Opportunity
BY JALESSA NEAL, TIMES STAFF WRITER
ORLANDO, FL- Recent estimates suggest that the number of youths who aren’t in school and don’t have a job has likely tripled since last year and could be as high as 18 million. This summer, four junior and senior students from high schools throughout the Orlando area were selected to be part of this year’s Bank of America Student Leaders® Program. The six-week paid summer internship, which was adapted to a virtual format due to the pandemic, helped strengthen the students’ leadership abilities, civic engagement, and workforce skills-building. Gedeon Guercin was one of the chosen four.