Expanding Your Horizons Conference designed to empower girls

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Sacramento State and Women of AT&T, a nonprofit group, will host the seventh annual Expanding Your Horizons Conference on Saturday, October 11, on the Sac State campus.

The event is a one-day science and math conference for girls in grades 6-8. It is designed to encourage and empower young women to pursue education and careers in science, technology, engineering and math.

The conference fee is $30 per attendee and includes a full day of activities, lunch with a beverage and a T-shirt. In addition, girls will receive “Playbook for Teens,” a collection of stories about successful women in the fields of science, math and engineering.

Deadline for registration is Monday, September 29. Register at www.cce.csus.edu/eyh. Download the flyer for more information.