International Relations Professor Receives EU Jean Monnet Grant on Migration 

International Relations Professor Receives EU Jean Monnet Grant on Migration 

February 13, 2017

Assoc. Prof. Dimitris Tsarouhas of the Department of International Relations (IR) will represent Bilkent University as part of a three-year project financed by the European Commission. Through 2019, Dr. Tsarouhas will be working with

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Oktay Özel’s New Book Explores “The Collapse of Rural Order in Ottoman Anatolia”

Oktay Özel’s New Book Explores “The Collapse of Rural Order in Ottoman Anatolia”

February 13, 2017

Asst. Prof. Oktay Özel of the Department of History has recently published a new book, “The Collapse of Rural Order in Ottoman Anatolia,” from Brill Publishing. Exploring the significance of the rural violence and

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Professional Production Workshop Held for COMD Students

Professional Production Workshop Held for COMD Students

February 13, 2017

BY TASNEEM AL-GHAMDI (COMD/IV) Last week, the Department of Communication and Design held a workshop as part of Asst. Prof. Andreas Treske’s Advanced Broadcast Studio course. The department had invited Uli Peschke from Berlin,

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International Scholars Discuss Issues of Self and Identity at Philosophy Conference

International Scholars Discuss Issues of Self and Identity at Philosophy Conference

February 13, 2017

On February 4-5, the Department of Philosophy hosted a conference on the topic of “Persons, Selves, and Organisms.” The keynote speakers were Eric Olson (University of Sheffield) and Hong Yu Wong (University of Tübingen).

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Mehmet Baykara a Finalist for German Physical Society Award

Mehmet Baykara a Finalist for German Physical Society Award

February 7, 2017

Asst. Prof. Mehmet Z. Baykara of the Department of Mechanical Engineering and the National Nanotechnology Research Center has been selected as one of the top five finalists for the 2017 Gerhard Ertl Young Investigator

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TÜBA-GEBİP Awards Ceremony Held

TÜBA-GEBİP Awards Ceremony Held

February 7, 2017

Two Bilkent faculty members were among the individuals receiving this year’s Outstanding Young Scientist Awards from the Turkish Academy of Sciences (TÜBA). The awards were presented at a ceremony held on February 1 at

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Talent Has Its Rewards: İKSV Recognizes Bilkent Marimbist

Talent Has Its Rewards: İKSV Recognizes Bilkent Marimbist

February 7, 2017

Elman Mecid, a graduate of the Faculty of Music and Performing Arts Music Preparatory School, has received the Aydın Gün Encouragement Award. Given by the İstanbul Foundation for Culture and Arts (İKSV) since 2012,

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“The Madman and the Nun” on Stage at FMPA Chamber Theater

“The Madman and the Nun” on Stage at FMPA Chamber Theater

February 7, 2017

For the next three Wednesdays, students from the Department of Performing Arts will be staging the play “The Madman and the Nun,” a theater of the absurd piece by Polish writer Stanislaw Ignacy Witkiewicz.

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