Department Representatives in Progress
November 22, is the first round of elections for Department
Eligible students are
strongly encouraged to vote. Voting will be done
electronically, from 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m.
The names of the
candidates and eligible voters are posted at
You can choose to vote at any of the stations listed below, no matter
what your department is, and need only to have your student ID card with
Prof. Orhan Güvenen
Nominated a Candidate for ISI President
Prof. Orhan Güvenen,
Chairman of the Department of Accounting Information Systems, and
Director of the Institute of World Systems, Economies and Strategic
Research at Bilkent, has been named a candidate for the 2007-2009
presidency of the International Statistical Institute (ISI). The ISI was
founded in 1852; this is the first time in its history that a Turk has
been nominated as a presidential candidate.
Department Impresses ABET Team
Computer Engineering Department has recently received a strong
affirmation that it meets a high standard of educational excellence.
A team of professors from ABET, the Accreditation Board for Engineering
and Technology, visited the Computer Engineering Department on November
7 and 8, as part of the substantial equivalency evaluation process.
Their findings were highly favorable.
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Ankara Cats Hand
Judges a Surprise Defeat, 25-14
Bilkent Judges American football team, fresh from their 129-2 rout
(a Turkish university league record) of Sakarya the week before, took to
their home field to face the Ankara Cats this past Saturday, November
19. However, despite another strong offensive performance, particularly
in the second half, the Judges went down to defeat by a score of 25-14.
Judges' next game will be against the Hacettepe Red Deers on Saturday,
December 3, at Bilkent, at 12:30 p.m. We encourage all
Bilkenters to come out and support their team! Go Judges!
Shakespeare's "Dream" a Success at Bilkent
Bilkent Department of Performing Arts students are currently performing
Shakespeare's famous comedy, "A Midsummer Night's Dream." Bilkent
News spoke with director Tsotne Nakashidze and cast members Ege
Maltepe and Tankut Yıldız to gain some insight into their ideas about
the play in
general, and the Bilkent production in particular.
Bilkent News: To begin with, can you explain briefly what the
TN: It's about a heartfelt, sincere love that is very strong.
It's Yearbook Time!Author of Şu Çılgın Türkler
Brings History to Life for Bilkent Audience
SIGART Talk on Computers and the Human Brain
2005-2006 Clubs List Finalized
Library Staff Member Receives
GrantEducation Club Organizes
Teachers Day Program
Jazz Concert to Benefit the Visually Impaired
Department of EE Research Presentation
Rock Concert at Bilkent
Art News: New Exhibition Opens
Le Piment Rouge Restaurant Menu
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