Edúcate - Sí Se Puede

Edúcate- Sí Se Puede is an inspirational conference for Latino and Latina High School students in San Luis Obispo County. This conference will motivate students to be successful in college, help students identify career goals and coach students on how to achieve their goals. 

Friday, March 20, 2015 • 9:00am - 2:00pm

Cuesta College, San Luis Obispo Campus, Founder's Grove (near Building 5400)


Keynote Speaker, Robert Peralta 

Robert Perez Peralta is a native of Santa Maria CA, and is a Veteran of the US Army. He is the son of migrant farm workers and a first-generation college student. After his service, he attended Allan Hancock College and transferred to Cal Poly San Luis Obispo. He graduated with a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Electrical Engineering and started to work for Southern California Edison as a Distribution Engineer. Currently, he sits on the Industry Advisory Board for the College of Engineering at Cal Poly. Robert’s hobbies include helping people, listening to music, dancing and going to the beach. Robert’s advice to young, Latino students is, “Never give up as a little sacrifice now will be worth it in the long run and you don’t have to do this alone!”


Join us for a free lunch and entertainment including DJ Juan Medina!

Exciting and informative workshops on specific career paths, how to succeed in college & role model panels!

We are looking forward to your participation!

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 (Registration is now closed)

Register Online for Current Cuesta Students

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 6, 2015.
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 Gabriela Lopez for immediate questions.