EYH University of Northern Iowa

EYH University of Northern Iowa



Date:
October 4, 2014

Time:
9:00 AM - 2:30 PM

Place:
UNI Industrial Technology Center McCollum Science Hall Cedar Falls, IA 50613

Phone number:
CedarValleyEYH@gmail.com

About the conference

Expanding Your Horizons (EYH) is a conference for girls in middle school. This day-long event will include hands-on activities in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM). At the conference, girls will get a chance to meet STEM role models and learn more about careers in those fields. Our ultimate goal is to motivate girls to become innovative and creative thinkers ready to meet 21st Century challenges.

**Registration Check-In is from 9:00am-9:30am

9:30-9:45: Opening Speaker
9:50-10:50: Session 1 (Snack)
11:00-12:00: Session 2
12:00-12:50: Lunch
1:00-2:00: Session 3
2:10-2:30: Closing and gifts


Find out more about the National Expanding Your Horizons Organization by going to the National EYH Website and watch a video of girls enjoying an EYH event.



Conference location


UNI Industrial Technology Center McCollum Science Hall Cedar Falls, IA 50613


Sample student workshops

Time Title Leader
9:50 am Chemistry of Ice Cream Kaitlyn Heimen
9:50 am The Science of Taste Gabrielle Egli
9:50 am Simulation and 3D Modeling Scott Giese
9:50 am Superconductivity Courney Keiser
9:50 am Metal Casting Scott Giese
9:50 am Kitchen Chemistry Sarah Boedorfer
9:50 am Materials Testing Scott Giese


Sample adult workshops

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