Expanding Your Horizons
Expanding Your Horizons in Science and Mathematics™

A day planned for girls in 6th, 7th, and 8th grades in the Hill Country area

to explore math and science as high
school and college study possibilities.

Saturday, November 18, 2017

Schreiner University
Kerrville, Texas

Check-in:   12:30pm - 1:00pm
Conclusion end time:  4:15pm
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To challenge each girl, the day is filled with:  Small classes talking about specific careers, such as veterinary medicine, animal research, stream ecology, occupational therapy, genetics, nurse practitioner, massage therapy, physical therapy and engineering, with a local woman who works in that field. Labs to provide hands-on time in areas such as cell biology, chemistry, forensic science, and computer science.


EYH 2017 Labs

  • Astronomy: Exploring Space
  • Cell Biology: DNA, Cells and, More!
  • Technology: Experience a Digital World
  • Environmental – Science: Learning how to protect our earth.
  • Physical Fitness: Moving Towards a Fit You!
  • Chemistry: Mixing it Up!
  • Forensics: Solving Mysteries
  • Engineering: Building Bridges
  • Physiology: What’s the Human Body?
  • Nursing Lab: Let’s Get Aid-ucated!
  • Aquaculture: All about H­­2O
  • Dissection: Exploring Quail inside and out!
  • Math: Angles and Origami
  • Math: Designing Fractal Art

 

2017 Cost:   $20 (includes T-shirt and materials)


2017 REGISTRATION

Online Registration Form

Online Registration Deadline:
  November 16, 2017

All registration must be completed online as there will be no paper from available to mail in.

Late Registration the day of the event will not be available.


 

2017 SCHEDULE:  will be available when registration opens



FOR PARENTS

Parking & Drop-off/Pick-up:    Wm. Logan Library area   [ campus map]

Simultaneous Parent Session:   Parents are encouraged to support their daughters as they attend this conference. Special discussion sessions for parents will be available during the morning. Planned topics will include recommended high school course choices to enhance college opportunities, college financing, and other parenting issues important to you as your daughter begins to consider career options. The parent session is free and is from 1:15 pm - 2:00pm.

Conclusion: The conference will conclude by 4:15pm. Please pick up your child at that time.



Payment option will be available through online registration at the end through PayPal, and if you are unable to pay online, then a check must be mailed in.

If you choose to mail your payment.....

Please make checks payable to "Expanding Your Horizons" and mail to:


Schreiner University
CMB 6241
2100 Memorial Blvd.
Kerrville, Texas 78028

For more information, please email us at expandingyourhorizon@schreiner.edu

Sponsored by the AAUW and Schreiner University

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