World Poetry Day: A Commemoration of the Generation of 1914 in Turkish Literature

World Poetry Day: A Commemoration of the Generation of 1914 in Turkish Literature

March 24, 2014

BY MER?Ç KURTULU? (EDEB/PhD) UNESCO’s World Poetry Day was celebrated with an event organized by the Center for Turkish Literature on March 21. Three renowned Turkish poets, all born in 1914—Faz?l Hüsnü Da?larca, Orhan

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How & Where They Write: Nur Bilge Criss

How & Where They Write: Nur Bilge Criss

March 24, 2014

BY ALP RODOPLU (HIST/MA) Alp Rodoplu: Do you enjoy writing? Nur Bilge Criss: I enjoy writing tremendously. It’s not something you can do without liking it, and it shows when a piece of writing

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“Learning To Play” Sports Courses Continue!

“Learning To Play” Sports Courses Continue!

March 24, 2014

The spring semester’s second session of “Learning to Play” sports courses will start this week. The five-week courses, being offered as part of the “Sports as a Way of Life” program for students who

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Nevruz Celebrated on Campus

Nevruz Celebrated on Campus

March 24, 2014

Spring arrived last week, and with it the Nevruz holiday. To mark the occasion, Türk Dünyas? Ara?t?rmalar? Toplulu?u, Türkçe Toplulu?u and **************** Milliyetçi Dü?ünce Toplulu?u organized a joyous celebration, which took place Friday, March

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Get Ready for the Spring Fitness Challenge

Get Ready for the Spring Fitness Challenge

March 24, 2014

Are you ready to compete in Bilkent’s annual “Sports as a Way of Life” Fitness Challenge? The program begins on March 31 and runs through April 27. It will be held at the Sports

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Le Piment Rouge Restaurant Menu

Le Piment Rouge Restaurant Menu

March 24, 2014

March 25 – 28 French Menu Appetizers Crème Vichyssoise Creamy potato and leek soup Crêpes aux Epinards et Ricotta Spinach and Ricotta Crepes Main Courses Pan-Fried Chicken Breast Served with Swiss chard and red

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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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