Sacramento State's Center for STEM Excellence and the non-profit group Women of AT&T will host the 5th Annual Expanding Your Horizons (EYH) Conference on the Sacramento State Campus on Saturday, October 8, 2011.

This event is a one-day science and math conference for 6th-8th grade girls, designed to encourage and empower young women to pursue education and careers in science, technology, engineering and mathematics.

Learning experiences include:

  • Fun Hands-On Workshops
  • Exhibits (Career Demonstration and more)
  • Discussion and Interaction with Industry Leaders, University Faculty, and College Students
  • Parent/Guardian Activities

Video taken at a previous event titled "Sac State Future Scientist," click here to view.

The Expanding Your Horizons conference fee is $25 per attendee and includes a full day of activities, a lunch with beverage and a conference keepsake. Registration will open on Monday, August 29, 2011.