EYH Las Cruces

EYH Las Cruces



Date:
March 4, 2017

Time:
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Place:
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

Online registration has closed, but we welcome Walk-Ins on Saturday morning! Please arrive between 8:30 - 8:45, to allow time for the registration process.

If you are ready to have an incredible time doing experiments, using your imagination, and creating awesome projects - then you belong with us!

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!

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

We want you to join us for this 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 DNA Discovery Raena Cota
9:30 am Slime! Dr. Martha Mitchell
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