At the project exhibition on Earth and Astronomy, Bhoomi, conducted during the month of February in 2009, there were more than 50 science models at display including a permanent science park. This was open for all to visit the exhibition for 3 days, from the 26th-28th. Students from more than 100 schools visited the campus to learn the basics of astronomy through this exhibition.
His Excellency, The Governor General of Tamil nadu, Shri SURJITH SINGH BARNALA inaugurated the exhibition on the 26th Feb. and laid the foundation stone for an indoor Auditorium at the school.
Many eminent personalities attended the exhibition on the first day including Dr. Mayilsamy Annadurai from ISRO who spent a few hours with the students of Sri vidhya providing answers and clarifying their doubts on various topics including Astronomy. The lucky Sri Vidhyans (Staff & students) didn’t have words to thank the management for this unique opportunity. This event was spoken as one of a kind by the press.
SRI VIDHYA ACADEMY INTERNATIONAL RESIDENTIAL SCHOOL, CHENNAI – 72 has been organizing project exhibitions every year like PASUMAI 2007 and BHOOMI 2009.
The organizer of expo had invited students and teachers from different schools.
Dr. Nanjil R. Kennedy the Chairman of the school and Principal . V. M. Makhalakshmi welcomed the chief guest and the gathering.