Edúcate - Sí Se Puede
Edúcate-Sí Se Puede 2019
Edúcate- Sí Se Puede is an inspirational conference for Latino and Latina High School students in San Luis Obispo County. This conference hopes to empower and motivate students to pursue higher education, encourage them to overcome barriers, understand that they can achieve their goals, and expose students to a myriad of educational and career paths.
Please join us for exciting and informative workshops on specific career paths, entertainment, free prizes, giveaways & free lunch!
Friday, March 15, 2019 • 9:00am - 2:00pm
Keynote Speaker-Ernie G
For over 20 years, Ernie G has been one of the hottest, multi-talented, young Latino Entertainers & Comedians in the country! His comedy has been seen by millions on TV shows such as Comedy Central’s “Make Me Laugh,” B.E.T.’s “Comic View,” Ed McMahon’s “Next Big Star,” & Sí TV’s “Funny is Funny!” He is one of the original stars of Galavisión’s hit Comedy show “Qué Locos!” hosted by George Lopez, along with HBO Latino’s “Habla Again,” MUN2’s “La Chicas Project,” Sí TV’s “Latino Laugh Festival!” & “Inside Joke!” He also appeared weekly as “The Angry Angeleno” on the Ch.13 News in LA and as a Feature Reporter for “Fox Good Day LA!”
A graduate of Loyola Marymount University with his B.A. in Psychology & a Minor in Chicano Studies, Ernie has developed his own unique form of Comedy he calls “Latino Edutainment – Educating and Entertaining with a Latino Flavor!”
He has Performed for & Empowered Students, Faculty & Staff at over 500 of the Country's
Top Colleges, Universities, High & Middle Schools, as well as Juvenile Detention Centers,
Churches, Community Centers, Comedy Clubs & Venues!
Ernie G was honored by the City of Los Angeles with the 1st-ever Mario Moreno “Cantínflas” Award for “...representing the Latino community with the same humor and distinction as the legendary Mario Moreno “Cantínflas!” He has also received the Nix Financial “Father of the Community Award,” and was the National Spokesperson for the Hispanic College Fund!
registration is now open!!!
Once active, you will click on the link below to sign up for the Conference. After you have completed the registration online, fill out the permission slip and return it to your high school counselor to complete the process.
Register Online for High School Students (Click here to register)
See your high school counselor or school's conference coordinator and complete your school Permission Slip as soon as possible to save your spot!
Everything must be turned in by Friday, March 1, 2019.
If you have trouble signing-up online, print the registration or imprime forma de registro en Español and turn it in to your counselor.
Please contact Jeffery Alexander Jr. for immediate questions.