girls in STEM

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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Volunteer for STEM-focused event for Girl Scouts

Posted by on October 10, 2019

The Rolla Graduate Women in Science (GWIS) chapter will host an event for local Girl Scouts at the Missouri S&T’s Ozark Research Field Station Saturday, Oct. 19. Volunteers are needed.

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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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Guides needed for STEM girls’ conference

Posted by on September 25, 2018

Women are needed to volunteer as group guides for attendees of the 19th annual Expanding Your Horizons conference, which will be held Friday, Oct. 5, at S&T. The conference introduces seventh- and eighth-grade girls to careers in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) fields. The event brings more than 450 Missouri students to campus.

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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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Registration open for SWE lock-in conference

Posted by on March 8, 2018

Do you know female high school juniors, seniors or prospective college transfer students who would like to learn more about studying science, technology, engineering or math? Tell them to check out Missouri S&T’s Girls Lock-In Conference. The conference has openings for the April 13-14 session. Scholarships are available to those with financial need. https://connect.mst.edu/register/lockinscholarship.

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Girl Scout leads elementary school students in STEM-related activities

Posted by on December 5, 2017

Olivia Money, a junior in chemical engineering, has earned the Girl Scout Gold Award, the highest achievement in Girl Scouting. Money got her hands gooey while completing her project to earn the Gold Award. She led a group of third-graders at Sherwood Elementary in Arnold, Missouri, in several science-related workshops, instructing them on making slime and fossils and taught topics like density. Money also created learning materials and activity kits for teachers to use in the coming years. Money said she wanted younger kids, especially girls, to become interested in science.

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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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