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Expanding Your Horizons (EYH)

Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College is proud to announce the 8th Annual Expanding Your Horizons Conference on Saturday, October 31, 2015!

Expanding Your Horizons (EYH) is a national organization ( and the conference at SMWC is the only one in this region of Indiana. It is a one-day conference open to young women in 6th, 7th, and 8th grade that is designed to motivate young women’s interest in science, technology, engineering and math through hands-on activities.

Through these exciting and interactive hands-on workshops, young women like you learn that studying math and science can be fun!  By using local volunteers to lead workshops, you will meet with mathematicians, engineers and scientists who live and work in Wabash Valley.  They will show you how they use math and science in their careers, and may serve as possible mentors to you in the future.  Janet Clark, Ph.D. will do the science demonstrations this year.

Online registration will open on October 5, 2015. For additional information, contact Anneliese Payne, Ph.D. at (812) 535-5183 or apayne(at)