April 8, 2014 — April 14, 2014

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Wednesday, April 9
“IT Trends and Cloud Computing,” by Attila Ergökmen (Microsoft), at Mithat Çoruh Auditorium, 9 a.m. Organized by CTIS.

Wednesday, April 9
“The Psychology of Predictably Irrational Decision Making,” by Dr. Rongjun Yu (Massachusetts General Hospital), at FEASS, A-130, 12:40 p.m. Organized by PSYC.

Wednesday, April 9
“On Surplus-Sharing Rules in Partnerships,” by Özgür Kıbrıs (Sabancı University), at FEASS, A-228, 2 p.m. Organized by ECON.

Wednesday, April 9
“The Turkish Economy for Everyone” Seminar Series: “Politics and Economics in Turkey After the Local Elections,” by Mustafa Sönmez, at FEASS, C-Block Auditorium, 5:40 p.m. Organized by ECON.

Thursday, April 10
“Jew, Turks, and Germans: Co-consituted Interethnic Space in the Production and Consumption of Culture,” by Prof. Y. Michal Bodemann (University of Toronto), at FEASS, C-Block Auditorium, 3:40 p.m. Organized by the Bilkent University Seminar Series on Polity, Society and the World.

Thursday, April 10
“Aristotle on the Finitude of Essence,” by Adam Crager (Princeton University), at G-160, 5:40 p.m. Organized by PHIL.

Friday, April 11
“Macro/Micro-Scale Machining Modeling of Difficult-to-Cut Materials,” by Asst. Prof. Yiğit Karpat (Bilkent University), at EA-409, 1:40 p.m. Organized by IE.

Friday, April 11
“Nanostructured Functional Thin Films Through Vapor Phase Deposition: A Bimrel’s Approach to Bio-Inspiration,” by Assoc. Prof. Gökhan Demirel (Gazi University), at FS, SA-240, 3:40 p.m. Organized by UNAM.


Thursday, April 10
“Ferrari-Maserati Marka Hikayesi,” by Ferhat Albayrak (Fer-Mas Turkey CEO), at FEASS, C-Block Auditorium, 5:30 p.m. Organized by Marka Kulübü.


Tuesday, April 8
“Türkiye’de Güneş Enerjisi ve Geleceği,” by Hayri Bali (IBC Solar Genel Müdürü), at FADA, FFB-05, 12:30 p.m. Organized by Enerji Topluluğu.

Wednesday, April 9
“Turizm,” by Seher Türkmen (Bodrum Kempinski Hotel / HR), at Tourism Banquest Room, 1:40 p.m. Organized by Turizm Kulübü.

Wednesday, April 9
“Superradiant Electroluminescence and Collective Phenomena in a Low-Dimensional Electron Gas,” by Carlo Sirtori (Universite Paris-Diderot), at EE-01, 3:40 p.m. Organized by PHYS.

Friday and Saturday, April 11, 12
4th Undergraduate Literature Conference on Anglo-American Literature: “Fairy Tales,” at FEASS, C-Block Auditorium and A-130. Organized by ELIT and AMER.


April 8 – 11
Bilkent Book Fair. Organized by Edebiyat Topluluğu. Please see page 3.


Monday and Tuesday, April 14, 15
“Triestine Joyce,” written and directed by Assoc. Prof. Don Randall, at the Bilkent Theater Hall (Studio Theater), 6 p.m. Organized by ELIT and THEA.


Wednesday, April 9
Mavi Jeans, at FADA, FFB-05, 12:30 p.m. Organized by the Career Center. For all Bilkent students.

Thursday, April 10
ING Bank/TechnoBank, at FADA, FFB-22, 12:30 p.m. Organized by the Career Center. For all Bilkent students.


Wednesday, April 16
“City Weathers: Towards a Dialogue Between Architecture and Urban Planning for More Sustainable Cities,” by Fionn MacKillop, at FADA, FFB-22, 2 p.m. Organized by ARCH.


Tuesday, April 8
Concert by Zerrin Rasul’s class, at Ahmed Adnan Saygun Music Research and Education Center, 6 p.m. Organized by FMPA.

Friday, April 11
Recital by Ferhad Mehmet, at Ahmed Adnan Saygun Music Research and Education Center, 7 p.m. Organized by FMPA.

Saturday, April 12
31th International Ankara Music Festival, Bilkent Symphony Orchestra, Conductor: Işın Metin, Violin: Akiko Suwanai, at the Bilkent Concert Hall, 8:30 p.m.


Painting Exhibition by Claire Arkas, at the Library Art Gallery. Opening on Wednesday, April 9, 6 p.m.

Get Ready for a Big Dose of Fun

On, April 11, Radyo Bilkent is holding a “Kırmızı Alarm” party! The party will get started at 7:30 p.m., at the Main Campus grass field. Radyo Bilkent DJs Volkan Deniz Özbudak, Berkin Çanga and Doğuş Çabakçor will entertain everyone with incredible music.

The fun won’t stop there—at 11 p.m., the party will move to Ketchup, at Next Level. Transportation will be provided by Radyo Bilkent. Tickets are available in the N building and in front of A building and Speed Cafe.