Fifth edition of SCI-FFI is here

Science enthusiasts, here is a chance to witness science-based films, workshops, talks, interactions, exhibits at the fifth edition of the Science Film Festival of India (SCI-FFI).

The festival organised by the Vidnyan Parishad Goa will be held on January 15 to January 18 at Entertainment Society of Goa (ESG), Panaji. In parallel with the screening of science feature films, exhibitions, hands-on workshops, panel discussions and a short film competition

A teacher’s workshop titled ‘Challenges and Prospects of Science Education in Goa’ will be held on January 15 at ESG and teachers attending the said workshop shall be treated as ‘on duty’.

It is therefore enjoined upon all the heads of the government/government aided/unaided school to enable teachers to attend the workshop and encourage students to attend the festival, accompanied by their teachers to keep the interest in science growing. [NT]