Thursday, September 20
at 8:30 p.m. | Bilkent Odeon
Bilkent Symphony Orchestra
Conductor: Işın Metin
Ministry of Culture and Tourism Ankara State
Polyphonic Chorus
Chorusmaster: Cemi'i Can Deliorman,
Soprano: Claudia Boyle
Tenor: Erdem Erdoğan
Baritone: Christopher Maghiera


Thursday, September 20
Management and Economics Community, at FADA, FFB-22, 5:40 p.m.

Thursday, September 20
IEEE Student Branch, at Mithat Çoruh Auditorium, 5:40 p.m.

Product Design and Development Course Offered for Senior Students

A presentation on GE401-402: Innovative Product Design and Development I-II, an elective course open to senior students in MAN, ECON, CS, EE, IE, COMD and GRA, will be held at the EE-01 Auditorium in the Electrical and Electronics Engineering Building 12:30-1:30 p.m. on Tuesday, September 18.

In the course, students learn how to start and run an innovative small business working as a multidisciplinary team. The course's web page may be found at

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Please send Bilkent News your fall semester schedule of upcoming events, seminars, lectures, meetings, activities, exhibitions and outings. No matter what’s on, if you want people to attend, let us announce it.

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