Campus News 2013

For Immediate Release
October 31, 2013

Schreiner to host math and science conference for young ladies

Expanding Your Horizons

Schreiner University is putting a call out to young ladies, sixth through eighth grade, who are interested in math or science to attend the upcoming Expanding Your Horizons conference from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 23 at the Floyd & Kathleen Cailloux Campus Activity Center.

The career conference, hosted by Schreiner University in conjunction with the American Association of University Women, will feature lab experiments and speeches by women who use math and science in their everyday job. In addition, a free conference for parents of girls in attendance will be conducted from 10 a.m. to noon the same day. This information session will help parents learn how to prepare their daughters for college and cover topics including college options, scholarships and high school preparatory classes.

Registration is $20 per student and includes lunch and a T-Shirt.

Those interested can register online through Nov. 11 at or through mail—a printable registration form is available online.

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