Expanding Your Horizons
EYH 2023 | Saturday, November 4, 2023
Involving girls (and boys), Expanding your Horizons (EYH) in Math and Science is an all-day Saturday conference for girls (and boys) in 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, and 9th grades. The conference consists of hands-on workshops in a variety of subjects led by professionals working in the sciences. Lunch is provided.
Come on your own or as part of a group. NEW this year - we are offering you the ability to pay online with your credit card!
All participants MUST register online to be included in this event. Cost is $10 before October 16th or $17 on or after October 16th. Registration closes on Friday, October 27th at midnight.
Credit Card Payment Instructions:
If you would like to pay by credit card, please follow these instructions exactly:
- Submit your registration form first.
- After submission, come back to the main page.
- Click this link: https://dce.siu.edu/wconnect/ace/CourseStatus.awp?&course=24V0902501.
- You will have to create an account to use this service.
Mail In Payment Instructions:
Please allow time to reach us BEFORE the conference begins.
Mail check/money order to the following address:
1245 Lincoln Drive
Neckers 360 - MC 4408
Carbondale, IL 62901
**If you have registered online, filled out and submitted the online photo consent form, paid online or mailed your payment, you will receive an email prior to the event with arrival instructions.
Four Goals of EYH
- Increase the interest of young persons in math and science through positive, hands-on experiences
- Foster awareness of career opportunities in math and science related careers
- Provide young people with opportunities to meet and interact with positive role models who are active in math and science related careers
- Involve young people in positive experiences in math and science
Please note, SIU is committed to gender inclusivity. As such, this event is open to all persons, including boys.
This Years Sponsors
We want to thank the following for their generous support, without which this event would not be possible.
Southern Illinois University Carbondale:
College of Engineering, Computing, Technology & Mathematics
School of Mathematical & Statistical Sciences
College of Agricultural, Life & Physical Sciences
School of Medicine
Office of the Provost
Office of Vice Chancellor for Research
Library Affairs WSIU
School of Physics and Applied Physics
2020 - 2021: Due to COVID-19 EYH was not held in the Fall of 2020 or 2021
2019 | Saturday, October 19
Listen to the live WSIU Interview with Jennifer Fuller and Dr. Kathy Pericak-Spector about Expanding Your Horizons 2017!
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