EYH West Virginia 2016

EYH West Virginia 2016



Date:
April 9, 2016

Time:
9:00 AM - 3:30 PM

Place:
WVU Institute of Technology 405 Fayette Pike Montgomery, WV 25136

Phone number:
304-293-8130

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


WVU Institute of Technology 405 Fayette Pike Montgomery, WV 25136


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 Biofuels: Fermentation at Work Sherry Swint
10:00 am Welcome to the NanoZone: Imagine, Discover, and Explore a World That’s Too Small to See ! Kimberly Quedado
10:00 am The Physics of Holograms, Color, and Night Vision Maria Hamilton
11:00 am Forest Ecology: Measuring Trees and other Forest Plants, Describing Forest Soils, and Forest Regene Cynthia Huebner
11:00 am Welcome to the NanoZone: Imagine, Discover, and Explore a World That’s Too Small to See ! Kimberly Quedado
11:00 am Build Your Own High Performance Glider Patrick Browning
1:00 pm The Physics of Holograms, Color, and Night Vision Maria Hamilton


Sample adult workshops:

The College Admissions and Financial Aid Process

Encouraging Your Daughter’s Interest in Science