Oscar nominated Actor and Activist Edward James Olmos will be the Guest Speaker at Upcoming Southern California Health Institute Commencement Ceremony

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Oscar nominated actor and activist Edward James Olmos will be the guest speaker at upcoming Southern California Health Institute commencement ceremony.

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SOCHI is proud to welcome Mr. Olmos as a guest speaker at this year’s commencement ceremony.

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On Saturday, November 10th, Edward James Olmos will be the guest speaker at Southern California Health Institute’s commencement ceremony. The ceremony will honor over one hundred graduates of SOCHi’s massage and physical therapy aide/sports rehab programs. The ceremony will be held at the Leonard H. Goldenson Theatre located on the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences Plaza.

Mr. Olmos received an Academy Award Best Actor Nomination for his starring role in the 1988 film Stand and Deliver. The film was based on a true story about math teacher Jaime Escalante who helped educate and inspire troubled inner-city students at Garfield High in East Los Angeles to pass advanced placement tests in Calculus.

Mr. Olmos is also well known for his roles in the movies Selena, American Me and Blade Runner and television shows Battlestar Galactica, American Family and Miami Vice. In addition to his Oscar nomination, Mr. Olmos has won two Golden Globes and a Primetime Emmy.

Mr. Olmos has also been recognized for being an activist that has devoted a great deal of his time focusing on the importance of education especially with disadvantaged youth.

SOCHI is proud to welcome Mr. Olmos as a guest speaker at this year’s commencement ceremony.

SOCHi is an accredited institute that has been offering massage and physical therapy aide/sports rehab education and training in Los Angeles since 1996.

To learn more about Southern California Health Institute, visit http://www.sochi.edu or call 818-980-8990.

Southern California Health Institute
5200 Lankershim Blvd., #150
North Hollywood, CA 91601
Phone: (818) 980-8990
E-Mail: info(at)sochi(dot)edu
http://www.sochi.edu

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