Bilkent Grieves for Professor Ahmet Taner Kışlalı
1939 - 1999
Turkey has lost another enlightened intellectual.
Gölcük Receives More Aid
On Sunday, October 24, Student Union and Health Center organized an aid trip for the earthquake victims in Gölcük. A bus, full of food and clothing donated by the students, left the university early in the morning to reach the site. The volunteers had a chance to hand in the donations to the victims personally. An ambulance and a medical team also joined the trip...
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Bilkenters Run For Republic's 76th Anniversary
Last Saturday, nearly 300 people in all ages joined the Republic Run 99 to complete 5 kms from East to Main Campus. Professor Ümit Berkman, Vice-Rector, started the run with a moment of silence in memory of Professor Ahmet Taner Kışlalı who was assasinated in a car-bomb assault. Rector Ali Doğramacı could not participate in Republic Run 99 for he was attending the ceremony held at Ankara University where Kışlalı was a political science professor...
Pınar Aylin Concert Organized for Earthquake Fund-Raising
On Tuesday, November 2, at 7 p.m. Turkish pop singer Pınar Aylin will give a concert to raise funds for the earthquake victims at Tören Çadırı (the ceremony tent on the parking lot behind the Main Campus Sports Hall). The tickets are 2,000,000 TL. and available at the following locations: Dean of Students' Office, A la carte Restaurant, Table d'Hote Restaurant, Kıraç Restaurant, Mozart and Express Cafes, Canteen at Dorm 76...