April 25, 2017 — May 1, 2017

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Wednesday, April 26

“ATAR: Automated Threat Analysis and Response,” by Burak Dayıoğlu (Innovera Labs), at the East Campus Bilintur Conference Hall, 9 a.m. Organized by CTIS.

Wednesday, April 26

“Bilişimle Değişen Dünyada Geleceğe Dokunmak,” by İlker Tabak (Türkiye Bilişim Derneği Onur Kurulu Üyesi), at the East Campus Bilintur Conference Hall, 12:40 p.m. Organized by CTIS.

Friday, April 28

“Top-Down Approach for Designing a Relief System of a Metropolitan City,” by Béla Vizvári (Eastern Mediterranean University), at EA-Z01, 1:40 p.m. Organized by IE.

Friday, April 28

“HaptiStylus: A Stylus with Haptic Feedback for Mobile Applications,” by Prof. Çağatay Başdoğan (Koç University), at the UNAM Conference Room, 3:40 p.m. Organized by UNAM.


Tuesday, April 25

“The Evolution of Islamism in Turkish Politics in Light of the AKP’s Survival,” by Çağlar Ezikoğlu (Aberystwyth University), at FEASS, A-130, 12:30 p.m. Organized by POLS.

Wednesday, April 26

“The Modularity of Mindreading: Philosophical and Empirical Concerns,” by Dr. Marco Fenici (University of Florence), at FEASS, A- 130, 11 a.m. Organized by PHIL and PSYC.

Thursday, April 27

“How Children Approach the False Belief Test: Social Development, Pragmatics, and the Assembly of ToM,” by Dr. Marco Fenici (University of Florence), at FEASS, A-130, 12:40 p.m. Organized by PHIL and PSYC.


Friday, April 28

Sony will run a worshop for 3rd-4th year undergraduate students who are interested in cybersecurity career opportunities, at EE-01. For more information: http://url.ac/gx3zq


Tuesday, April 25

Career Stalking: “Being a Freelancer in the Media Industry,” by writer and director Nisan Dağ (COMD/’08), at FEASS, CBlock Auditorium, 12:30 p.m. Organized by the Career Center.


Department of Performing Arts students’ graduation project: “Madde-22” (Turkish-language production of US playwright Joseph Heller’s “Catch-22”). Performances will take place on April 27 and May 4 and 11 at 8 p.m. in the FMPA Theater Hall. For tickets: ticket.bilkent.edu.tr 


Wednesday, April 26

Bilkent Composers Concert “Genç Besteciler Yorumcular,” at the Bilkent Concert Hall, 8 p.m. (GE 250 / 15 Points) Music by Deniz Aslan, Elif Ece Cansever, Deniz Çağlarcan,Ömer Emir Hadımoğlu, Nadir Kaya, Senay Uğurlu and Arda Yurdusev

Saturday, May 6

“The Master and the Future Star,” at the Bilkent Concert Hall, 8 p.m.

Jean-François Heisser, conductor and piano Eren Süalp, guitar

C.M. von Weber, Konzertstück in F minor

M.C. Tedesco, Concerto for Guitar No.1 in D major

A. Dvorak, Symphony No. 8 in G major


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.


American Culture Society to Hold Poetry Reading

In celebration of National Poetry Month in the USA, Asst. Prof. Jennifer Reimer (AMER) and the American Culture Society will host a student–staff poetry reading on Wednesday, April 26 from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. in the Library Art Gallery. The reading will feature students from the Department of American Culture and Literature, as well as faculty guest appearances. Everyone is welcome; refreshments will be served.