Berkeley College Alumni Newsletter

January 2015

Cross Country Runner a Hero

Jeison Martinez

The Record newspaper published a story on Jeison Martinez, a National Honor Society student at Berkeley College and member of the cross country team. The article discusses his harrowing life experiences, including his brush with danger in a face-off with a gunman in his hometown of ​Barranquilla, Colombia, his journey to the United States, and his status as a top student at Berkeley College in Woodland Park. The story ran on the cover of the newspaper's sports section and was teased on the front page.

Click here to read the story.