Explore Your Opportunities - The Sky's the Limit!
April 12, 2014
College of Mount Saint Vincent
Riverdale (Bronx), New York
Our 11th Annual EYO conference was held successfully on April 12, 2014.
The workshop information for EYO 2014 is available.
You can check out the links for
the workshops, the registration form and the
Brain Games Workshop
There are many ways to help sponsor this
If you are interested in making a cash donation, the donation form is provided.
For in-kind donations, please contact us.
You may also contribute by placing an advertisement in our Conference Journal by using the
form provided. You are welcome to
contact us for more details.
Planning Meeting Schedule:
Conference organizers will meet once a month as shown below.
All meetings will be held at the College of Mount Saint Vincent in the
Founders Hall (formerly the Administration Building), unless otherwise noted.
- Friday, October 4: 1:30 - 3:30 pm
- Saturday, November 9: 9 - 11 am
- Friday, December 6: 1:30 - 3:30 pm
- Saturday, January 11: 9 - 11 am
- Friday, February 7: 1:30 - 3:30 pm
- Saturday, March 1: 9 - 11 am
- Friday, April 4: 1:30 - 3:30 pm
- Thursday, April 10: Stuffing Day, 2 - 6 pm in the Hudson Heights Room near the cafeteria
- Saturday, April 12: Conference, 8:30 am - 2:00 pm
- Saturday, May 3: Wrap-up Meeting, 9:30 - 11:30 am
For more information, contact Lorrin Johnson at email@example.com
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