EYH Las Cruces

EYH Las Cruces

April 5, 2014

10:00 AM - 3:30 PM

New Mexico State University 1290 Frenger Mall, Science Hall, 102 Las Cruces, NM 88003

Phone number:
(575) 646-4451

About the conference

Ready to spend an incredible day meeting awesome women in C-STEM? Then you belong with us and we want you to join in the amazing day of hands-on activities and experiments!!

Our ultimate goal is to motivate all young women to become innovative and creative thinkers ready to meet 21st Century challenges. Expanding Your Horizons (EYH) is a conference for young women in middle and early high school, grades 5 - 10. This one-day event includes hands-on activities in computing, sciences, technology, engineering, and math (C-STEM). At the conference, young women will also have a chance to meet C-STEM role models and near-peers, and learn more about careers in these fields!

Online registration closes on Thursday, April 3, at 12:00 Midnight. Walk-in registrations will be welcome on Saturday morning! Print the registration form prior to arrival, to make it easy: http://bit.ly/EYHForm

Join us!

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 1290 Frenger Mall, Science Hall, 102 Las Cruces, NM 88003

Sample student workshops

Genetics Modeling
Algae BioFuels
Slime & Penny Bridges
LED Greeting Cards w Sparkfun
Google SketchUp!
Squids! It takes Two to Tango
Electricians Power Up!
Explore Architecture - Females Wanted
Awesome Engineering!
Soil Science - It's a Dirty Job but You'll Love it!
Programming with Alice
World of Cancer
Sustainability and Engineering
PicoCricket Robotics

Time Title Leader
10:30 am PicoCricket Robotics Noor Muhyi & Esperanza Medina
10:30 am Algae BioFuels Becky Ryan, et al
10:30 am Squids! It takes Two to Tango Dr. Alba Chavez
10:30 am Electricians Power Up Phyllis Franzoy
10:30 am The World of Cancer Tara Ibarbo
10:30 am Sustainability and Engineering Delia Valles-Rosales
10:30 am Slime & Penny Bridges Elizabeth Franzoy

Sample adult workshops

Navigating College Admissions

Time Title Leader
10:30 am Navigating College Admissions Kristi Salgado