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Ceramic Artist’s Works Live On at Bilkent

Ceramic Artist’s Works Live On at Bilkent

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Ceramic artist Hamiye Çolakoğlu passed away on December 31, 2014. Her memory lives on in her works, several of which may be seen at Bilkent. These include “The Symphony of Peace in the Universe”

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Ceremony at Bilkent Concert Hall Commemorates Victims of the Holocaust

Ceremony at Bilkent Concert Hall Commemorates Victims of the Holocaust

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A ceremony marking International Holocaust Remembrance Day was held at the Bilkent Concert Hall on Tuesday, January 27. The program began with a photo exhibition by Jewish-Turkish photographer Alberto Modiano, “The Symbols of the

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Bilkent Team Takes Third in Unilever’s IdeaTrophy Competition

Bilkent Team Takes Third in Unilever’s IdeaTrophy Competition

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A team of Bilkent students has come in third in a competition for university students organized by Unilever Turkey. The 13th Unilever IdeaTrophy Competition Final Camp took place December 15-17. Unilever IdeaTrophy gives university

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Engineering Students’ Posters Look at Mining Accidents Around the World

Engineering Students’ Posters Look at Mining Accidents Around the World

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Mining accidents have always been a recurring public tragedy in the history of Turkey and many other countries, especially developing ones (for instance, see http://vimeo.com/23760586). These events receive huge press coverage in the immediate

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“Our Profound Loss”: Halil İnalcık’s Memories of Talât Sait Halman

“Our Profound Loss”: Halil İnalcık’s Memories of Talât Sait Halman

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There are those great men who shape their age in cultural and governmental life, whose great and unique personalities bring a different aspect to things that have been done and thought. Talât Halman was

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Lord of the Genres

Lord of the Genres

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Steve Ramsey and Graeme English are two extremely talented musicians, and they are highly underrated. They started their musical journey in the late 70s and are still pursuing their careers. Among the genres they

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to Enter the Translation Market'>TRIN Senior Students Prepare to Enter the Translation Market

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Last month, Department of Translation and Interpreting senior-year students invited Rector Abdullah Atalar and their instructors and families to an event entitled “What’s Up With Localization?” (Yerelleştiremediklerimizden misiniz?). The students organized the event in

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BELS Students and Teachers Attend Sarıkamış Memorial Program

BELS Students and Teachers Attend Sarıkamış Memorial Program

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On the occasion of the 100th anniversary of the Battle of Sarıkamış, the Governorship of Kars and the Ministry of Youth and Sports held a memorial program, entitled “Turkey Walks With Its Martyrs,” to

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