Computer Engineering PhD Student Receives Yasser Arafat Award

Computer Engineering PhD Student Receives Yasser Arafat Award

November 27, 2017

Department of Computer Engineering PhD candidate Mohammed Alser has been singled out among Palestinian doctoral researchers working in Turkey to receive the 2017 Yasser Arafat Award for academic excellence. The award was presented at

Read More »
CS Students Meet the Challenge at LauzHack

CS Students Meet the Challenge at LauzHack

November 27, 2017

LauzHack is a student-run hackathon held annually at EPFL, a research institute and university in Lausanne, Switzerland. This year, 300 students from 24 countries were selected to participate in the event, which took place

Read More »
Bilkent Community Comes Out for UNICEF Fair

Bilkent Community Comes Out for UNICEF Fair

November 27, 2017

  Last week, the UNICEF Volunteers Committee held their annual fair in Building No. 49 in the Main Campus Housing area to raise funds for UNICEF, the United Nations Children’s Fund. The event kicked

Read More »
New Student Council Officers Elected

New Student Council Officers Elected

November 27, 2017

The final step in the Student Council election process was completed on November 23 with the election of the Council’s president and Executive Committee. The new Student Council president is Halil Çağkan Erdoğan from

Read More »
Bilkent Archaeology Club Hosts Symposium, and Serves Up Ancient Cuisine

Bilkent Archaeology Club Hosts Symposium, and Serves Up Ancient Cuisine

November 27, 2017

On Saturday, November 18, the Bilkent Archaeology Club, in collaboration with the archaeology clubs of Middle East Technical University, Ankara University, Gazi University and Hacettepe University, organized a symposium on the subject of “Ancient

Read More »
Turkey’s Amputee Football Team Visits Bilkent

Turkey’s Amputee Football Team Visits Bilkent

November 27, 2017

Last month, the Turkish national amputee football team inspired the entire country by winning the European Amputee Football Federation (EAFF) Championship with a last-minute goal against England. Last week, the team visited Bilkent University

Read More »
Murat Yetkin Discusses His New Book at “Turkish Writers” Series

Murat Yetkin Discusses His New Book at “Turkish Writers” Series

November 27, 2017

Last week, as part of its “Turkish Writers at Bilkent” talk series, Bilkent University Library welcomed journalist–writer Murat Yetkin. In his talk, titled “‘Meraklısı İçin Entrikalar’ Kitabı Üzerine Söyleşi,” Mr. Yetkin discussed his new

Read More »
Youth Choir’s Concert Offers Tribute to Atatürk

Youth Choir’s Concert Offers Tribute to Atatürk

November 27, 2017

On November 19, the Turquoise Choir commemorated the Turkish Republic’s founder and great leader Atatürk on 79th anniversary of his death. Made up of Özel Bilkent Middle School students, the choir has presented a

Read More »