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Expanding Your Horizons (EYH) is a conference specially designed for middle school girls in the Central Contra Costa County area.

2017 EYH Conference at DVC

Saturday, September 30, 2017, 9 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.


Conference goals

  • To increase the interest of young women in mathematics, science, and technology through positive, hands-on experiences.
  • To foster awareness of career opportunities in math, science, and technology-related careers.
  • To provide young women with opportunities to meet and interact with positive role models who are active in math, science, and technology-related careers.

Workshops

Workshops are the heart of EYH. Each girl will enroll in two different workshops. Girls, in groups of 10-15, participate in hands-on science, engineering, math, or technology-related activities and interact with professionals and science enthusiasts.

Parent workshops

Parents are encouraged to participate in the exiting and informative workshops that will be held during the conference. Parents can sign up on the website.

Parent topics:

  • Paying for College: Information about financial aid
  • Academic planning for careers in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) fields
  • Encouraging your daughters to pursue STEM Careers

Registration for the 2017 EYH Conference NOW OPEN!

To register, please go to www.expandingyourhorizons.org/conferences/DVC/.

Once your online registration is complete, a release form for your child must be completed. This is necessary for your child to attend the event.

Get EYH release form (REQUIRED)

Download, print, sign, and mail RELEASE FORM to:

Office of Community Ed - EYH
Diablo Valley College
321 Golf Club Road
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523

For more information
Please contact the office of Community Education

communityed@dvc.edu

925-969-4600

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Chevron LogoSpecial thanks to Chevron for sponsoring this event.