Expanding Your Horizons

Staff Spotlight: Michelle Wiginton-Pipes

Posted by on June 10, 2020

Michelle Wiginton-Pipes is a fifth-generation Rolla resident. “I have many, many engineers in my family tree,” she says. “When we were young, we heard stories of ‘when I was in college’ from family, so I was raised thinking that going to college and working at S&T is just what you did,” she says.

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Guides needed for STEM girls’ conference

Posted by on October 14, 2019

Women are needed to volunteer as group guides for attendees of the 20th annual Expanding Your Horizons conference, which will be held Friday, Nov. 15, at S&T. The conference introduces seventh- and eighth-grade girls to careers in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) fields. Please sign up to volunteer as a guide by Friday, Oct. 18.

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Workshops, guides, donations needed for STEM girls’ conference

Posted by on September 30, 2019

The 20th annual Expanding Your Horizons conference for seventh- and eighth-grade girls will be held Friday, Nov. 15, at S&T. Organizers are seeking:

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Hundreds of visitors coming to campus tomorrow

Posted by on October 4, 2018

Approximately 500 girls in seventh and eighth grades who are interested in math and science will come to campus tomorrow (Friday, Oct. 5) for a STEM day of learning fun, named Expanding Your Horizons. Several school busses will load and unload students near the 11th St. and Main St. entrance to Leach Theatre 7:45-9:45 a.m. and 2:15-3:15 p.m.

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Volunteers needed for girls’ conference

Posted by on August 23, 2018

Women are needed to volunteer as workshop presenters and group guides for attendees of the 18th annual Expanding Your Horizons conference, which will be held Friday, Oct. 5, at S&T.

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Volunteers needed for Friday event

Posted by on November 15, 2017

Approximately 500 seventh- and eighth-grade girls will visit Missouri S&T’s campus for the Expanding Your Horizons Conference Friday, Nov. 17. Five volunteers are still needed to help guide groups of attendees to workshops throughout campus. Volunteer hours are 8:15 a.m.-1:15 p.m. and lunch is provided. To sign up, please visit eyh.mst.edu and click “volunteer here” or contact professional and continuing education at 341-6222.

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Volunteer for girls’ conference

Posted by on August 28, 2014

Women are needed as volunteer guides for attendees of the 15th annual Expanding Your Horizons (EYH) conference that will be held Friday, Nov. 7, at Missouri S&T. EYH helps 7th- and 8th-grade girls learn about careers in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) fields. The event brings more than 450 students to campus.

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Volunteers needed for Expanding Your Horizon’s conference

Posted by on October 6, 2008

Expanding Your Horizons, an opportunity for 7th and 8th grade girls to learn more about careers in science, math, engineering and technology, will be held Friday, Nov. 21. NASA astronaut Stephanie Wilson will be the keynote speaker and more than 12 new workshops are planned.

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