GIM & GRIP

7th Annual Girls in the Middle Conference
& 2nd Annual Guys Reaching Incredible Potential Conference

April 6, 2018 - Trinidad State Junior College - Trinidad Campus

The 7th Annual ‘Girls in the Middle’ conference and 2nd Annual 'Guys Reaching Incredible Potential' conference will take place on Friday, April 6, 2018 at Trinidad State Junior College from 9 am – 3 pm. GIM and GRIP are for the purpose of exposing students in 6th, 7th, and 8th grades to Science, Math, Technology, Engineering and Technical Education careers. Students will participate in 1 large morning workshop presented by the Air Force Academy and 3 smaller workshops. In addition to the workshops, the day includes breakfast, lunch, and a t-shirt. We have some AMAZING workshop presenters this year. We know that the students are going to have a fabulous time with all the hands-on activities the presenters have planned.

Erin Comden
GIM and GRIP
719.680.2735
Trinidad State


Girls in the Middle logo


7th Annual
Girls in the Middle Conference
Registration Information
Students must pre-register for this event. There is a $5 registration fee. Registration opens Wednesday, March 7, 2018 and is open to the first 120 girls who register. So be quick to send in your students’ registration packets (registration form, registration fee, and photo waiver) when registration opens March 7, 2018 to get your students signed up for the event. Students are not guaranteed both interest categories he/she marks on the form. However, we will try to place them in a workshop that matches one of their interest areas.

We will be accepting student and adult registrations via fax 719-846-5050, email erin.comden@trinidadstate.edu, drop off the registration packets to Laura Gowen at the TSJC campus in Berg 210, or mail them to TSJC Attn. Laura Gowen, Box 335, 600 Prospect St. Trinidad, CO 81082. Please mail or drop off your registration fees for students ($5) and adults ($5) to Laura as well. Checks can be made to TSJC with Girls in Middle in the Memo line. We are only accepting registrations on March 7... not before.


Workshops
1. Criminal Justice
2. Petroleum and Drilling Engineering
3. Geology
4 Veterinary
5. Nursing
6. Planetary Geology
7. Systems Engineering
8. Construction Project Managing
9. Automotive
10. Psychopharmacology and Instructional Design
11. Athletic Training


Thank you for the following companies who have provided presenters to the workshops
Trinidad State
Pioneer Natural Resources
J.M. Tire and Towing
Trinidad Police Dept.
Dry Cimarron Veterinary Services
Zeigler Geologic Consulting
Arizona State University
Bank of Oklahoma Financial


Thank you to our sponsors!

  • GOLD LEVEL
    Pioneer Natural Resources
  • SILVER LEVEL
    Sally Fabec
    First National Bank
    Laura J DeBella State Farm Agency
    M&M Repair and Towing, Inc.
    Pro-Rehab Center
  • BRONZE LEVEL
    Baca Valley Tel Co, Inc.
    Francesca's and Tutti Scoops
    Sierra-CLEC
    Sierra Communications, Inc.

Thinking about becoming a sponsor?
We NEED you!
Here is what your donation can do!
Donate $6 - A t-shirt for 1 student
Donate $12 - T-shirt & lunch for 1 student
Donate $24 - Send 2 students to the conferences
Thank you for supporting the future of these students!
Please donate here.



Experience GIM!

Click the PLAY button to the left to see some of the fun and interesting GIM events at Trinidad State!

Guys Reaching Incredible Potential logo


2nd Annual
Guys Reaching Incredible Potential Conference
Registration Information
Students must pre-register for this event. There is a $5 registration fee. Registration opens Wednesday, March 7, 2018 and is open to the first 100 boys who register. So be quick to send in your students’ registration packets (registration form, registration fee, and photo waiver) when registration opens March 7, 2018 to get your students signed up for the event. Students are not guaranteed both interest categories he/she marks on the form. However, we will try to place them in a workshop that matches one of their interest areas.

We will be accepting student and adult registrations via fax 719-846-5050, email erin.comden@trinidadstate.edu, drop off the registration packets to Laura Gowen at the TSJC campus in Berg 210, or mail them to TSJC Attn. Laura Gowen, Box 335, 600 Prospect St. Trinidad, CO 81082. Please mail or drop off your registration fees for students ($5) and adults ($5) to Laura as well. Checks can be made to TSJC with Girls in Middle in the Memo line. We are only accepting registrations on March 7... not before.


Workshops
1. Information Technology
2. Law Enforcement
3. Astronomy
4. Nurse Practitioner
5. Nursing
6. Heating and Cooling
7. Electrical
8. Veterinary
9. Architecture
10. Automotive
11. Engineering


Thank you for the following companies who have provided presenters to the workshops
Trinidad State
EVRAZ North America - Pueblo
Mt. San Rafael Hospital
Trinidad Police Dept.
Hall Architects
J.M. Tire & Towing
Fisher's Peak Veterinary Clinic



Thank you to our sponsors!

  • GOLD LEVEL
    Pioneer Natural Resources
  • SILVER LEVEL
    Sally Fabec
    First National Bank
    Laura J DeBella State Farm Agency
    M&M Repair and Towing, Inc.
    Pro-Rehab Center
  • BRONZE LEVEL
    Baca Valley Tel Co, Inc.
    Francesca's and Tutti Scoops
    Sierra-CLEC
    Sierra Communications, Inc.

Thinking about becoming a sponsor?
We NEED you!
Here is what your donation can do!
Donate $6 - A t-shirt for 1 student
Donate $12 - T-shirt & lunch for 1 student
Donate $24 - Send 2 students to the conferences
Thank you for supporting the future of these students!
Please donate here.



Experience GRIP!

Click the PLAY button to the left to see some of the fun and interesting GRIP events at Trinidad State!