Rebuilt From the Ground Up, Table d’Hote Restaurant Reopens

Rebuilt From the Ground Up, Table d’Hote Restaurant Reopens

March 17, 2014

The Table d’Hôte Restaurant, located across from the Faculty of Engineering Building, has reopened, with service resuming there on Saturday, March 15. The previous restaurant building had been demolished in May 2013 to prepare

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Berkin Elvan Commemorated on Campus

Berkin Elvan Commemorated on Campus

March 17, 2014

Last Tuesday and Wednesday, March 11-12, Bilkent students gathered on Main Campus to stage a sit-in demonstration in memory 15-year-old Berkin Elvan, who died early March 11 after 269 days in a coma, a

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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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