The International Chronicles

The International Chronicles

November 20, 2017

BY NAUSHERWAN AZIZ (MAN/II) Name: Sanan Isayev Department: Economics/II Country of Origin: Azerbaijan What do you like best about Turkey? The friendly and hospitable people I’ve come across in different cities. Especially, I like

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Love Life, Live to Love

Love Life, Live to Love

November 20, 2017

Too simple to fit in four letters, too wide to overflow from the endless sky. Life. It is easy to pronounce, but hard to describe. It is more than a term, or at least

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On Autophagy and Living

On Autophagy and Living

November 20, 2017

“More servants wait on man Than he’ll take notice of” -George Herbert Autophagy literally means “self eating,” and the cells that make up our bodies do it a lot. Bubbles with double walls (autophagosomes)

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Taylor Swift: “Reputation”

Taylor Swift: “Reputation”

November 20, 2017

Rating: ★★★☆☆ “Swear I don’t love the drama. It loves me,” the singer declares in her new album, aptly titled “Reputation,” referring to what was a three-year tabloid ride filled with gruesome celebrity feuds,

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A Word From the Wise: Seniors’ Advice to Freshmen

A Word From the Wise: Seniors’ Advice to Freshmen

November 20, 2017

BY ALİ ADEEB (ARCH/IV) For most of us, a new role in life presents a variety of challenges and some surprises, too. Advice from someone who’s already been there can help get us through

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The International Chronicles

The International Chronicles

November 13, 2017

BY NAUSHERWAN AZIZ (MAN/II) Name: Tabea Judith Borisch Department: Political Science and Public Administration Country of Origin: Germany What do you like best about Turkey? The Turkish people and their hospitality. Are there any

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Using Songs to Travel: Tropical House

Using Songs to Travel: Tropical House

November 13, 2017

Read the word “summer.” Now, if you’re thinking about booze, bikinis and dawdling under the sun at a beach club, sharing stories of yourself and other people wagging on a platform with a DJ

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On Victory, Part 2

On Victory, Part 2

November 13, 2017

This is the second installment in a four-part series on Joseph Conrad’s novel “Victory.” The first part, which details the plot and the hierarchy among the characters, is available online at bilnews.bilkent.edu.tr/opinions. Lena’s character

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