Pune, June 22, 2017: Seagate, a global leader in data storage solutions, developing products that enable people and businesses around the world to create, share and preserve their most critical memories and business data, is supporting GlobalHunt Foundation to set up science labs in government schools in Pune.
Seagate volunteers participated in a volunteering activity with the children at GHPS School on June 22, 2017. Volunteers through the theme of ‘Constructive Science’, made the children realise the importance of science in their lives. They also helped the children understand the importance of education through interactive skit performance. These activities were conducted to highlight the significant contribution of science and technology in the world’s development.
This project of setting up STEM labs will benefit around 300 students and help them gain practical knowledge in science subjects. These labs will enable students Improve their learning and increase higher level of thinking in this field.
The lab is equipped with materials related to Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics and Biology.
Milan Mulye, Senior Engineering Director at Seagate said, “Seagate has always emphasised on Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics; including awareness and use of digital technology. This engagement activity was a great opportunity for Seagate volunteers to inspire children to become global tech leaders and innovators in the future.”
Dr. Pradip Sarmah, Advisor GlobalHunt Foundation thanked Seagate Technologies and school authorities for coming forward to support the initiative and wished that every child at the school benefit from this programme.