91th Anniversary of the Turkish Republic

91th Anniversary of the Turkish Republic

October 20, 2014

Happy Republic Day! Bilkent Symphony Orchestra Republic Day Concert Saturday, October 25 8 p.m. Bilkent Concert Hall Conductor: Christoph Mathias Mueller Violin: Valeriy Sokolov F. Köksal, “Imaginary Spaces” for Chamber Orchestra, Turkish premiere P. I. Tchaikovsky,

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“History of Turkey” Award Ceremony

“History of Turkey” Award Ceremony

October 20, 2014

History of Turkey/HIST 200 is a required course for all Bilkent undergraduate students. This course is designed to encourage students to work in group projects on any topic of their choice that relates to

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BELS Student Represents Turkey at German Language Olympics

BELS Student Represents Turkey at German Language Olympics

October 20, 2014

Ece Özer, a student at Bilkent Erzurum Laboratory School, and her German teacher, Yasemin Kuş, attended the regional competition of the German Language Olympics at the Ankara Goethe Institute last spring. The Olympics consisted

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GRA Hosts Polish Poster Week in Ankara

GRA Hosts Polish Poster Week in Ankara

October 20, 2014

This week, the Bilkent University Department of Graphic Design is hosting Polish Poster Week. The event, organized by the Association of Art Gardens in cooperation with CerModern and Krzysztof Dydo’s Cracow Poster Gallery to

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Worse than Bootlegs

Worse than Bootlegs

October 20, 2014

Bootlegs can be nightmares for record companies but at the same time quite beneficial for bands, since they serve as free-of-charge advertisements for the latter. Before telling you what is even worse than a

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Faces on Campus

Faces on Campus

October 20, 2014

By Elif Karabay (IR/IV) Name:Sümeyye Küçük (POLS/I) What’s your favorite triple? a) Movie: “The Shawshank Redemption” b) Book: “Improbable” by Adam Fawer c) Song: “One Love” by Bob Marley Can you describe yourself in three words?

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DOST Scales the Heights as Petzl RocTrip Comes to Turkey

DOST Scales the Heights as Petzl RocTrip Comes to Turkey

October 20, 2014

The Bilkent Outdoor Sports Society (DOST) training courses, which cover the principles and techniques of rock climbing and other outdoor sports, are underway—and club members have already had a great opportunity to try out

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Faculty Promotions

Faculty Promotions

October 20, 2014

September 2014 Nail Akar, Associate Professor in the Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, was promoted to the rank of Professor, effective September 30, 2014. Hakkı Turgay Kaptanoğlu, Associate Professor in

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