EYH Las Cruces

EYH Las Cruces

March 4, 2017

9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

New Mexico State University Science Hall 1290 Frenger St. Las Cruces, NM 88003

Phone number:
(575) 646-1901

About the conference

STEM Day for 5th Grade Girls

Ready to have an incredible time doing experiments, using your imagination, and creating awesome projects?

Our ultimate goal is to motivate all young women to become innovative and creative thinkers ready to meet 21st Century challenges. This EYH/STEM Day for 5th Grade Girls is a morning conference for girls in their last year of elementary school. Participants will have a chance to connect with STEM role models and near-peers, and learn more about careers in computing, science, technology, engineering, and math!

Online registration is open!

8:30 – 9:00am: Check In, Science Hall Atrium
9:00 – 9:15am: Participant Welcome, Science Hall, room 102
9:30 – 10:30am: Workshop Session I
10:45 – 11:45am: Workshop Session II
11:45am – 12:00pm: Parent Pick Up, Science Hall Atrium, room 102

You belong with us and we want you to join in the amazing day of hands-on activities!! It's going to be a blast!

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

New Mexico State University Science Hall 1290 Frenger St. Las Cruces, NM 88003

Sample student workshops

Time Title Leader
9:30 am Shape, Build, and Design Stella Otoo
9:30 am Ozobots! Mini Robotics Angela Kearns, Sasha Smith
9:30 am Pencil Code! Sofi Bali, Analyssa Martinez
9:30 am EV3 Lego Robotics Nicole Price and Marissa Carbajal
9:30 am Wildlife Biology Libby Grace, Stephanie Bestelmeyer
9:30 am Dissect a Frog! Helen Bolen
9:30 am DNA Discovery Raena Cota