EYH West Virginia 2015

EYH West Virginia 2015

April 18, 2015

9:00 AM - 3:30 PM

Potomac State College WVU: Sciene Hall 101 Fort Ave Keyser, WV 26726

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About the conference

The Expanding Your Horizons Conference is for girls in 6-8th grade. You will discover the excitement of science and math by participating in four hands-on workshops. The workshop leaders are scientists and engineers that will share their knowledge and experience with you and answer any questions you may have about science, technology, engineering, and math careers. 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

Potomac State College WVU: Sciene Hall 101 Fort Ave Keyser, WV 26726

Sample student workshops

Sample student workshops:

Welcome to the NanoZone: Imagine, Discover, and Explore a World That’s Too Small to See!

Biology Exploration Stations

Sewable Circuitry: make your own light-up jewelry

The Game's a Foot, Watson!: Investigating the Use of Cryptography in Computers

Build Your Own Glider

And many more!!!

Time Title Leader
10:00 am Electricity and Magnetism Exploration Brenna Mitch
10:00 am Genetic Traits Bingo Karen Hayes
10:00 am Hands On Anatomy - Fetal Pig Dissection Dr. Sheri Chisholm
10:00 am Plant Reproduction Cynthia Huebner
10:00 am Changing your perception: the science of the 5 senses Dana Huebert Lima
10:00 am Become a Pharmacist Grazyna Szklarz
10:00 am Build You Own High Performance Glider Patrick Browning

Sample adult workshops

Sample adult workshops:

The College Admissions and Financial Aid Process

Encouraging Your Daughter’s Interest in Science

Time Title Leader
10:00 am College Admissions
11:00 am Encouraging Girls in STEM Jen Robertson-Honecker