Due to scheduling conflicts, the Expanding Your Horizons conference scheduled for Saturday, April 25, 2015, has been cancelled.  Please email karen.murie@ndsu.edu if you have any questions.

Conference Goals:


Increase young women's interest in mathematics and science.


Foster awareness of career opportunities for women in mathematics and science related fields.


Provide students an opportunity to meet and form personal contacts with women working in traditionally male occupations.


Alleviate isolation of young women who are interested in science and mathematics.

Conference Schedule

  • 8:45-9:15 a.m.
  • Registration, NDSU Bentson-Bunker Fieldhouse (workshop materials will be distributed)
  • 9:20 a.m.
  • Welcome, announcements and release of registrants
  • 10 a.m.-12:10 p.m.
  • Two morning sessions (see workshop listing)
  • 12:15 p.m.
  • Lunch, NDSU Bentson-Bunker Fieldhouse
  • 12:50 p.m.
  • Announcements and release of registrants
  • 1:15-3:25 p.m.
  • Two afternoon sessions (see workshop listing)
  • 3:40 p.m.
  • Students may be picked up at NDSU Bentson-Bunker Fieldhouse

Panels / Workshops / Presentations

Workshop Leaders/Mentors

We would like to invite you to participate as a workshop leader in the 36th Annual Expanding Your Horizons Conference for 7th-9th grade girls to be held on Saturday, April 25, 2015.

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Each year the Expanding Your Horizons program relies on student, faculty, staff, and community volunteers. Students volunteer to guide participants on campus and give directions to girls between sessions.

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