Mapa Cultural de Pernambuco is launched in event

Published in October 26, 2017

Over 100 people attended the launch of the platform Mapa Cultural de Pernambuco, the deployment of Mapas Culturais in the state. The event was held on October 25th at the Museum of the State of Pernambuco (MEPE), in Recife, and brought together authorities, cultural agents, artists, cultural advisers, among other interested parties. The event was also attended by the state secretary of Culture, Marcelino Granja; the president of the Foundation of the Historical and Artistic Heritage of Pernambuco (Fundarpe), Márcia […]

Free transportation to museum

Published in October 29, 2015

Public schools students and teachers from Recife-PE and neighboring municipalities now have free transportation to Espaço Ciência, located in Olinda-PE. Through the support of Instituto TIM to science and technology museums and centers, Espaço Ciência acquired three school buses so that more students could visit the exhibitions and scientific activities promoted by the museum. “These buses will enable an increase of 80,000 visitors a year at Espaço Ciência. It is a very significant contribution,” said the museum’s director, Antonio Carlos […]

Support for Espaço Ciência actions

Published in August 6, 2015

Espaço Ciência, from Olinda-PE, is promoting improvements in its scientific education and promotion actions with support from Instituto TIM. The museum in Pernambuco is one of the entities that benefits from Instituto TIM’s line of support for science and technology museums and centers. The institute subsidizes scientific education initiatives aimed at children and youths throughout the country. The investment has allowed the purchase of materials for social and travelling projects promoted by Espaço Ciência and for the maintenance of facilities; […]

TFC teachers travel to Recife

Published in April 17, 2015

The three teachers who won the 2014 TIM faz Ciência Award have already used the prize received: a trip to Recife-PE with a partner. Glória Maria Silva Hamelak, from EM Antônio Mendes, Fortaleza-CE; Elba José Cidade Moura, from EMEF Governador Ildo Meneghetti, Porto Alegre-RS; and Samuel Ricardo Dias Macedo, from EMEIEF Tarsila do Amaral, Santo André-SP, were honored at the end of 2014 as their activities stood out during the first edition of the TIM Faz Ciência program. In the […]

Girls teach what they learn

Published in July 17, 2014

Girls from the NGO Centro Brasileiro da Criança e do Adolescente Casa de Passagem ANa Vasconcelos (Brazilian Center for Children and Teenagers Transitional Foster Home Ana Vasconcelos) from Recife-PE, aged between 7 and 17 years, are creating groups to teach rhythmic gymnastics and popular dance to other teenagers and children in their communities. They learn the moves in workshops offered by the Passagem pela Vida (Passage through Life) program and pass the knowledge forward on their own initiative. In 2013, […]