Happy October 29th!
76th Anniversary of the Turkish Republic...
Quotes from Mustafa Kemal Atatürk on Our Republic Day
"The foundations of the Ottoman State had come crumbling down. Time had run out on it. Ottoman lands had disintegrated. What remained was only an ancestral homeland in which a handful of Turks still found heaven. Under these circumstances, there could have been one decision alone-and that was to create a new Turkish state based on national sovereignty and unconditional independence!"...
Also in this issue:
İhsan Doğramacı Meets Students
When Yeni Ufuklar Klübü asked Professor İhsan Doğramacı to address the students on a topic of his choice, they were surprised to hear that his topic was the "Role of Students in University Administration." Last Thursday, students packed the C Block auditorium to hear what the founder of the university would be saying...