Expanding your horizons: motivating young women in science + mathematics

dc.contributor.corporatenameCollege of Coastal Georgia.en_US
dc.date.accessioned2011-07-22T23:42:25Z
dc.date.available2011-07-22T23:42:25Z
dc.date.issued2011-04-30
dc.descriptionExpanding Your Horizons (EYH) is a conference for girls in middle school. This day-long event will include hands-on activities in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM). At the conference, girls will get a chance to meet STEM role models and learn more about careers in those fields. Our ultimate goal is to motivate girls to become innovative and creative thinkers ready to meet 21st Century challenges. (from www.expandingyourhorizons.org)en_US
dc.description.abstractThe Expanding Your Horizons Conference is an opportunity for young women grades 5 through 8 and their parents to learn about careers that involve mathematics and science. Come to the College of Coastal Georgia and meet women who are engineers, marine scientists, bankers, chemists, researchers, doctors and more! See for yourself how important mathematics and science classes are for pursuing these exciting careers! --Presented by CCGA and Glynn County Schools. --Workshops led by CCGA professors Jennifer Hatchel, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Biology; Diane Denton, RN MSN, Assistant Professor of Nursing, CCGA and Beverly Rowe, RN MSN Associate Professor of Nursing, CCGA; Dr. Andrea Wallace, Professor of Chemistry, CCGA; Catherine Culver, PhD, Asst. Professor of Philosophy, CCGA; Bonnie M. Tobias, Director of Radiologic Technology, CCGA; Robin Bradshaw, Instructor of Clinical Laboratory Science, CCGA; Carla Bluhm, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Psychology, CCGA; Ntungwa Maasha, Ph.D. Professor of Physics, CCGA; Leon Gardner, CCGA; Sara Hartman, Instructor, CCGA; James Carpenter, Asst. Professor Biology, CCGA;en_US
dc.description.sponsorshipPinova, Inc.en_US
dc.identifier.urihttp://www.ccga.edu/media/2011Apr30EYH.pdf
dc.identifier.urihttp://www.expandingyourhorizons.org/conferences/CoastalGeorgia
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10675.4/131
dc.language.isoen_USen_US
dc.publisherCollege of Coastal Georgiaen_US
dc.subjectConferenceen_US
dc.subjectCommunity partnershipen_US
dc.subjectAdolescent girlsen_US
dc.titleExpanding your horizons: motivating young women in science + mathematicsen_US
dc.typeOtheren_US
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