BOEING Donates Computer Lab to Afyonkarahisar

Date: Issue 35 - September 2012

The BOEING Company, which provides considerable support to education in Turkey, has established a fully equipped computer lab at Huriye Askar Primary School in Afyonkarahisar. The computer lab, which will serve 230 students, includes computers, technical equipment and materials that students and teachers can use together.

The computer lab was opened during a ceremony attended by BOEING Turkey President Greg Pepin, Regional Director of National Education Metin Yalçın, local administration officials, as well as teachers, students and parents. During the ceremony, Pepin emphasized the importance of education and said: "Education, no matter in Turkey or in United States, is very important. By providing opportunities to help students fully embrace their love of learning we can help them use their knowledge and skills to make the world a better place than it is today. The computer labs established by BOEING across Turkey are providing modern perspectives and good learning environments for children who are our future".