The 4th Annual Expanding Your Horizons Conference is coming up on April 15th, 2017! Registration opened February 1st, 2017. This event from the University of Hawaii at Manoa offers free, hands-on, STEM workshops led by Honolulu, Hawai'i's top scientists, engineers, and specialists! This opportunity is for girls in grades 6-8!
For more information, visit http://eyhhawaii.org!
And you can register here: http://eyhhawaii.org/registration.html
You can also check out their Facebook event!
There are currently 16 workshops being offered, but more might be added. Participants may choose 5 (five) workshops in order of interest and will be placed in three from among those selected.
MARINE BIOLOGY - Under the Microscope: Hidden Life in a Splash of Sea Water
BOTANY - Flower to Fruit: How do Plants make our Food?
MARINE BIOLOGY - The Puzzle of a Healthy Coral Reef
CHEMISTRY - Kinetics: All Things Your Parents Tell You Not To Do
MARINE BIOLOGY - The Great Coral Mystery!
BIOLOGY (ENTOMOLOGY) - Bug Picnic
ZOOLOGY (HERPETOLOGY) - Scaly Scholars: Can Lizards Learn?
ZOOLOGY (ORNITHOLOGY) - Birds in my Backyard
PHYSICS - Mission to Mars: Space Radiation
MARINE BIOLOGY - Journey into the Deep
MARINE BIOLOGY - Under Antarctic Ice with Giant Sea Spiders
MICROBIOLOGY & NUTRITION - The Amazing Gut Microbiome!
NUTRITION SCIENCE - Exploring How to be a Better You!
ATMOSPHERIC SCIENCE - Wackey Weather
BOTANY - Mystery in Manoa
EARTH SCIENCE - Make it Rain
ZOOLOGY - A Glowing Adventure
MATHEMATICS - Geometric Gardening
+ Workshops for parents and for teachers are also available!
For details about these workshops, visit http://eyhhawaii.org/workshops.html!
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