Bilkent Spring Fest 2014 Dates Announced

Bilkent Spring Fest 2014 Dates Announced

March 17, 2014

This year’s Spring Fest will be held April 24 to 26 (Thursday through Saturday). The Main Campus Spring Fest Area will be the venue for most activities, with concerts to take place in the

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World Poetry Day Friday, March 21

World Poetry Day Friday, March 21

March 17, 2014

Ever since UNESCO initiated World Poetry Day in the year 2000, Bilkent’s Center for Turkish Literature has celebrated the event with a special program every year. This year’s program will feature the poetry of

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UNAM Team Brings Advanced Spectroscopy to Mobile Phones

UNAM Team Brings Advanced Spectroscopy to Mobile Phones

March 17, 2014

Spectroscopic analysis methods provide a great deal of information about material properties, but require complex optics and costly equipment to do so. Recent research at UNAM (National Nanotechnology Research Center) suggests that mobile phone

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“Where’s My Bus?” App Lets Riders Track Bilkent Buses Via Smartphone

“Where’s My Bus?” App Lets Riders Track Bilkent Buses Via Smartphone

March 10, 2014

Bilkent is now offering an application (available in both iOS and Android) to help commuters on their way to the university. The free “Servisim Nerede?” (Where’s My Bus?) app is ready to use to

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Hitay Özbay and Tuğrul Dayar Appointed Associate Provosts

Hitay Özbay and Tuğrul Dayar Appointed Associate Provosts

March 10, 2014

Prof. Tu?rul Dayar of the Department of Computer Engineering and Prof. Hitay Özbay of the Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering have been appointed associate provosts for the university. Effective March 15, Prof. Dayar

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Administrative Appointments

Administrative Appointments

March 10, 2014

Assoc. Prof. Michelle Marie Adams of the Department of Psychology has been appointed coordinator of the Neuroscience Program of the Graduate School of Engineering and Science. Also, Prof. Uğur Güdükbay of the Department of

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Prof. Akkaya Named Brain Pool Fellow

Prof. Akkaya Named Brain Pool Fellow

March 10, 2014

Prof. Engin Umut Akkaya of the Department of Chemistry and UNAM-National Nanotechnology Research Center, has been selected as a “Brain Pool Fellow” by the Korean Ministry of Education, Science and Technology. The Brain Pool

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COMD Alums at İstanbul Film Festival

COMD Alums at İstanbul Film Festival

March 10, 2014

Films by two Bilkent COMD alumni has been selected for the prestigious ?stanbul Film Festival. Nisan Da?’s (‘08) debut feature (co-directed with Esra Saydam) “Deniz Seviyesi” (Things I Cannot Tell) will be among 10

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