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Girls in the Middle

Girls in the Middle

"Breaking New Ground"

22nd Annual Conference March 7, 2020

Hosted at Otero Junior College, La Junta, Colorado.
Otero Junior College Student Center
9:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Registration fee: $5.00

Includes conference, continental breakfast, lunch, and t-shirt!

REGISTRATION OPEN: Girls in the Middle Conference

Registration Closes February 19th at 4:00 p.m.
(or until full)

**Cancellations received after February 19th will not be refunded.

Registration is capped at 200 girls and is on a first-come, first-serve basis.

*Note for Parents/Counselors: If a child has a known severe allergy be sure to indicate that on the registration form so alternative arrangements for your child's workshops and lunch can be made.

Girls in the Middle is a public event. Pictures taken during the conference may be used for marketing and public relations purposes by the Girls in the Middle committee, school districts and businesses whose staff presents at the conference.

Please complete the online registration through the link below and submit.
Your $5 registration fee is due to your school counselor or school contact by February 19th.
NOTE: Registration fee can also be mailed to Girls in the Middle, 1802 Colorado Ave, La Junta, CO 81050

All attending adults MUST register for this year's event.
T-shirts will be available for purchase on the day of the event.

Questions: email

Mailing Address:

Girls in the Middle
1802 Colorado Ave
La Junta, CO 81050


The Girls in the Middle conference is held annually on the Otero Junior College campus to encourage middle school girls’ interest in studying math, science and technology once they enter high school.

A Special Thanks to the generous support from our sponsors. Because of them, we have been able to keep the cost of the conference low.

Conference Comments


This is a place where a girl can focus on her future.

My perspective of math + science has changed, thanks to the hands-on workshops + cadet role models!

This was so much fun, great to meet new people and work with others. I enjoyed learning so many new things!

Team leader

It was really fun. I really enjoyed being with the girls and learning new things.

2017 Slideshow