DeForest Area Middle School girls attend Expanding Your Horizons conference at UW Madison

On Saturday, November 4th, 24 middle school girls attended the Expanding Your Horizons conference at UW-Madison. This one-day conference allowed girls to learn about a wide range of career options for women in mathematics, biological and life sciences, computer science, engineering, environmental science, health and medicine, and physical sciences.

Each student explored three career sessions, which included hands-on activities. They interacted with professional women who work in a variety of fields and made connections with other girls who share their interests.

Attendees (pictured above): Anna Biehl, Emma Braam, Olivia Braam, Brooklyn Bright, Megan Carolan, Paige Dubois, Madelyn Dutton, Natalie Hensen, Hope Herbers, Olivia Kaminsky, Karley King, Sarah Loecher, Lucy Manzetti, Megan Marohl, Samantha Mau, Mariah Miller, Reanah Nelson, Grace O’Brion, Annaleise Romeis, Janelle Romeo, Olivia Schultz, Inessa Schultz, Lily Warwick (not pictured), and Peyton Winiarski.

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