Music School Student Takes First Prize at International Competition

Music School Student Takes First Prize at International Competition

March 3, 2014

Sıla Şentürk, a ninth-year student in the Bilkent Music Preparatory School, won first prize at the Valletta International Piano Competition held last month in Malta. Sıla represented Turkey in the junior category (13-15 years

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CS Students Win 24-Hour Nonstop “Big Data Hackathon”

CS Students Win 24-Hour Nonstop “Big Data Hackathon”

March 3, 2014

BY ÖZGE TÜRKOĞLU (EEE/III) Last week, T2 Software, a company based at Bilkent Cyberpark, served as the organizer of a software development competition called the Big Data Hackathon. Winners of the competition included two

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February 24, 2014

Tuesday, February 25, is the fourth anniversary of the death of Bilkent University’s founder, Prof. İhsan Doğramacı. On this day, as always, we remember Prof. Doğramacı with deep respect, profound gratitude and great affection

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Adnan Akay to Succeed Metin Heper as Provost

Adnan Akay to Succeed Metin Heper as Provost

February 24, 2014

Bilkent University has announced that Prof. Metin Heper will be relinquishing the position of provost/vice rector for academic affairs. Prof. Adnan Akay has been appointed as the new provost. Prof. Heper had previously informed

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Expert on Gender and Politics in Turkey Discusses the Impact of the Women’s Movement

Expert on Gender and Politics in Turkey Discusses the Impact of the Women’s Movement

February 24, 2014

BY ARLINDA PLANA (IR/II) On Wednesday, February 19, Prof. Yeşim Arat gave a talk at Bilkent as part of the Bilkent University Seminar Series on Polity, Society and the World. Her presentation was entitled

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Festschrift Honoring Turkologist Semih Tezcan

Festschrift Honoring Turkologist Semih Tezcan

February 24, 2014

On Wednesday, February 19, a ceremony took place at the Rectorate House in connection with the publication of a special Festschrift issue of the Journal of Social Sciences of Abant ?zzet Baysal University honoring

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THEA Students Bring Theater of the Absurd to Bilkent With “The Police”

THEA Students Bring Theater of the Absurd to Bilkent With “The Police”

February 24, 2014

Students in the Department of Performing Arts will stage “The Police” (Policja) on February 27 and March 6 at 8 p.m. in the FMPA Theater Hall. Written by Polish playwright Slawomir Mrozek, the 90-minute

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February 25 Marks Fourth Anniversary of Prof. İhsan Doğramacı’s Passing

February 25 Marks Fourth Anniversary of Prof. İhsan Doğramacı’s Passing

February 17, 2014

February 25, 2014, marks the fourth anniversary of the loss of our beloved founder, Professor İhsan Doğramacı.The Bilkent Symphony Orchestra concert on February 25 will be dedicated to Prof. Doğramacı, who was a lifelong

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