Ngoc Nguyen, is a rising senior at Debakey High School for Health Professions. She attended the Youth Summit in 2017. Hear about her experience at the Youth Summit and why she encourages others to apply and attend this year!
Smack in the middle of early voting, our youth leaders met to explore the importance of elections and how youth, regardless of age or legal status voting eligibility, can still be involved in the electoral process. Throughout the day, they heard from multiple guest speakers including Dr. Zafron, President of the Texas Medical Board. Shortly … Continue reading Youth Voices and Votes: Make it Count event summary
On Saturday, December 9th, forty Houston high school students braved the chilly weather and joined us for a jammed packed day of learning about community issues, meeting Senator Sylvia Garcia, and inspiring each other to become stronger youth leaders. In the morning, we heard from ELL co-founder, Mario Salinas, on how minority youth can have … Continue reading Fall Youth Leadership Conference 2017
We are excited to announce two new team members joining the ELL family! Arese Guobadia Arese Guobadia is a junior studying Chemical Engineering at Rice University. Arese’s hometown is Frisco, Texas and some of her interests include music, food, and hanging out with friends. Arese has a twin sister, an older sister, and an … Continue reading Meet Our New Interns!