Tracing the Emden

We hear people referring someone in Tamil as, “Avan periya Emden!” But do you know who the Emden is? It is a German cruiser which attacked Madras on Sep. 22, 1914, during More »

Agatha Christie at the Museum Theatre

The oldest English theatre group in India, the Madras Players presented a play based on Agatha Christie’s popular novel, And Then There Were None, directed by its youngest director, Tanvi Patel. This More »

Maharishi Vidya Mandir, Chetpet wins the Murugappa Madras Quotient Quiz 2014

Kindled by the interest about their city, 282 teams from 59 city schools took part in the 4th edition of the Murugappa Madras Quotient Quiz held on Sep. 6, 2014 at Sir More »

Preeti presents mikeless concert

As part of the monthly open-air Sunday Kutcheri in the Park organised by Sundaram Finance, 14year old Preeti Thiyagarajan, a class 10 student of Modern Sr. Sec. School, Nanganallur presented a mikeless More »


Summer school on Astronomy and Astrophysics – May 22 to 24, 2014

Tamil Nadu Science and Technology Centre is conducting a three day summer school on Astronomy and Astrophysics. The event is open to students of class 7, 8 and 9.

Students will get involved in the practical sessions on observing stars, planets, deep sky objects using telescope and also the Sun.… Read more

Become a Student Reporter for YOCee (2014-15)


Last date to apply : May 15, 2014
YOCee’s Student Reporter Programme for the year 2014 – 15

The Student Reporter programme of YOCee is back for the eighth consecutive year.
This programme encourages and trains students from high school classes, who are interested in writing and reporting.… Read more

Know what to study – May 3, 2014

BILVAA Learning, an initiative of a few IIT alumni, is organising a half-day program, to increase awareness for  students and parents about courses, careers, and such aspects, with a view to help them make a better decision. Students and parents can attend, For students from class 8 to those studying in college.… Read more

Biodiversity and biotechnology camp – May 2 to 16, 2014

The M.S. Swaminathan Research Foundation, Taramani is organising a biodiversity and biotechnology camp ‘Green Planet’ for Standard X students (appeared in March 2014) from May 2 to 16. The camp is a full day camp and will be held from10 a.m.… Read more

YOCee ePaper – April 27 to May 10, 2014

The ePaper for the fortnight April 27 to May 10, 2014.

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Gift wrapping, bag, bow making – April 27 & 28, 2014

Vandana Paper Bags is conducting a workshop in guft wrapping, bag and bow making for children of ages above 12 years. Between 3.30 p.m. and 6.30 p.m.
At Darios Alwarpet. Contact 98404 55772 for details and registration.… Read more

Young Entrepreneur programme – May 2 to 5, 2014

Step Forward Champ is conducting a five day programme for children to develop entrepreneurial skills. The programme is for children of ages 12 to 15 years. The focus of the programme is on planning, organising, team building, decision making and project management.… Read more

Workshop on Basic Electronics – May 9 & 10, 2014

Tamil Nadu Science and Technology Centre is conducting a day hands-on workshop in basic electronics. This is suitable for children studying in class 7, 8 and 9. The centre can accommodate only a limited number of participants and hence admission is on first come first served basis.… Read more

Glass painting for children – April 26, 2014

Weekend at the park series hosted by Sundaram Finance brings glass paintings for kids this Saturday.
It will be held from 3 p.m. onwards at Nageswara Rao Park, Mylapore.
The workshop is for children of 8 to 12 years and is free.… Read more

YOCee ePaper April 13 to 26, 2014

The ePaper for the fortnight April 13 to 26, 2014.

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