April 11, 2017 — April 17, 2017

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Tuesday, April 11

“Gender and Competition,” by Asst. Prof. Selin Kesebir (London Business School), at FEASS, A-130, 12:40 p.m. Organized by PSYC.


Tuesday, April 11

“Phthalocyanines Are Ideal Yet Perfectible Photosensitizers for PDT,” by Fabienne Dumoulin (Gebze Technical University), at FS, SBZ-14, 12:40 p.m. Organized by CHEM.


Wednesday, April 12

“Intellectual Property Protection for Software,” by Sinan Utku (US Patent Attorney, Covington), at the East Campus Bilintur Conference Hall, 9 a.m. Organized by CTIS.


Wednesday, April 12

“Choice, Consideration Sets and Attribute Filters,” by Mert Kimya (Koç University), at FEASS, A-228, 2 p.m. Organized by ECON.


Friday, April 14

“Approximation of a Buffer Overflow Probability of a Stable Queueing System,” by Ali Devin Sezer (METU), at EA-409, 1:40 p.m. Organized by IE.


Friday, April 14

“Who Benefits from Brand Exits? Why?,” by Asst. Prof. Barış Depecik (Bilkent University), at the Ümit Berkman Seminar Room, 1:40 p.m. Organized by FBA.


Friday, April 14

“Regenerating Life with Peptides: Bioprinting of Tissues and Organoids and Injectable Medical Therapies,” by Prof. Charlotte A. Hauser (King Abdullah University of Science and Technology), at the UNAM Conference Room, 3:40 p.m. Organized by UNAM.


Until April 18

The Library Art Gallery is hosting an exhibition of paintings by Emin Güler. The exhibition will be open every day (except Sundays) between 10:30 a.m. and 6 p.m.


Thursday, April 20

“Georgi Gospodinova’s There, Where We Are Not: Beyond, Between, Elsewhere, and Nowhere,” by Asst. Prof. Mihaela P. Harper (CCI), at the Library Art Gallery, 12:40 p.m. Organized by CCI.


Tuesday, April 11

Spring 2017 LAUD Talks: Talk by Ergi Bozyiğit (İstanbul Finans Merkezi), at FADA, FB-309, 12 p.m. Organized by LAUD.


Saturday, April 15

“From Classic to Romantic,“ at the Bilkent Concert Hall,

8 p.m.

Kazem Abdullah, conductor

Martin Stadtfeld, piano

L. van Beethoven, Concerto for Piano No. 2 in B flat major

S. Rachmaninov, Symphony No. 3 in A minor





İDF Bilkent School to Hold Spring Conference

The İDF Bilkent Primary, Middle and High School will be holding its 11th Spring Conference on Saturday, May 6. Guest speakers will be Prof. Elif Barışkın and the Turkish Stars. The conference will include both morning and afternoon sessions, during which İDF Bilkent School teachers will share information on effective teaching practices with their colleagues.

All members of the Bilkent community are invited to attend the event, which is free of charge. For more information and registration, please visit the conference web page:



New Play by Performing Arts Students: “Catch-22”

A new production staged by Department of Performing Arts students as a graduation project had its Turkey premiere on April 6 in the Faculty of Music and Performing Arts Theater Hall. The play, which will run through May 11, is a Turkish translation of American playwright Joseph Heller’s “Catch-22” (Madde 22).

Performances will take place on April 6, 7, 13, 20 and 27 and May 4 and 11 at 8 p.m. in the FMPA Theater Hall.

For tickets: ticket.bilkent.edu.tr  Phone: ext. 1775




Student Webmaster Needed

Bilkent News is in search of a student helper who wishes to become part of the team!

We need someone to update our website weekly.

Skill requirements: WordPress, intermediate-level Dreamweaver, Photoshop proficiency.

For more information on this position, and to get an application form, please stop by the Communications Unit in the Engineering Building, Main Campus, Room G-22, or call ext. 1487. You can also send an e-mail to: seckin@bilkent.edu.tr.