STEM ALL STARS
STEM All Stars Rally 2015
The STEM All Stars Rally was a free event held on July 29,2015 at Banjara Hills, Hyderabad, India sponsored by STEM All Stars and Goethe Zentrum.This rally was organized by STEM All Stars to spread STEM awareness and advocate STEM for girls. Over 300 girls participated in the rally, including powerful, inspirational speakers. These speakers included the principal of Gitanjali Senior School, Maya Sukumaran, Devi Bhupathiraju, an experienced lawyer fighting for women’s rights. Under-privileged schools in India lack awareness about our STEM fields, especially the technological side of our world. Holding this event provided motivation for many and helped them know about STEM All Stars international cause.
When: July 29,2015, from 10am to 1pm. The gates to the main event opened at 9:45 am where students got prepared for the walk.
Where: FROM 27, Mumbai Hwy, Nagarjuna Hills, Punjagutta, Hyderabad, Telangana 500082, India TO No. 20, Journalist's Colony, Road No. 3, Banjara Hills, Hyderabad, Telangana 500082, India
How Students got there: Students that were interested got to the site by car or bus. Gitanjali Senior School, located in Hyderabad, was also kind to sponsor buses for children to get to the rally site.
9:45 - 10:00 - Gates open for Rally
10:00-10:20 - Rally opening by Maya Sukumaran, principal of Gitanjali Senior School
10:20-11:00 - Rally with over 300 students
11:00 - 11:15 - Speech by Sajni Vederey, Founder and CEO of STEM All Stars
11:15 - 11:30 - Speech by Dhathri, the head of Vivekananda Public School
11:30 - 12:00 - Video shown to children about the importance of STEM and the past work of STEM All Stars
12:00 - 12:10 - Closing remarks by Devi Bhupathyraju
12:10-1:00 - Luncheon and snacks