For Those Who Desire the Unattainable

For Those Who Desire the Unattainable

October 20, 2020

You’ve desired a whole lot of different things since the moment you woke up today. We’re so used to desiring that we often don’t even realize what we want, and when. Or at least

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The International Chronicles

The International Chronicles

October 20, 2020

BY YAREN SAĞLIK (TRIN/IV)Name: Sara Maskoun Department: Molecular Biology and Genetics Country of Origin: Syria What do you like best about Turkey? The first things I noticed here were the beautiful weather and the

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Journey Toward a Smoke-Free Life

Journey Toward a Smoke-Free Life

October 13, 2020

Here we feature the first interview in this series, with Canan Bolatlar, Head of the Records and Archives Unit. Congratulations on making the decision to quit smoking!How long did you smoke? How many cigarettes

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Vienna Waits for You

Vienna Waits for You

October 6, 2020

Slow down, you crazy child… The course registration/add–drop period is now behind us. Every semester, I think long and hard when trying to arrange my schedule, but this time I had even more to

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Hello, Uncertainty, My Old Friend

Hello, Uncertainty, My Old Friend

May 12, 2020

Somewhere or other, you’ve probably come across those “there are two kinds of people” groupings. Let me offer another one: people who enjoy uncertainty and the mystery that it brings, and people who run

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The International Chronicles

The International Chronicles

May 12, 2020

BY YAREN SAĞLIK (TRIN/III) Name: Veronika Gerič Škopac Department: Economics Country of Origin: Slovenia What do you like best about Turkey? The food is amazing, and the people are always so kind to me.

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FACULTY Q&A: Interview With Asst. Prof. Victor Lenthe

FACULTY Q&A: Interview With Asst. Prof. Victor Lenthe

April 21, 2020

BY MARYAM SHAHID (CS/II) Asst. Prof. Victor Lenthe, who teaches in the Program in Cultures, Civilizations and Ideas, joined the Bilkent faculty in 2017 after finishing his PhD at the University of Wisconsin (USA).

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The International Chronicles

The International Chronicles

April 21, 2020

BY YAREN SAĞLIK (TRIN/III) Name: Chiaki Yamamoto Department: IR Country of Origin: Japan What do you like best about Turkey? Çay culture! Having çay after a meal really refreshes me. Also, it’s good talking

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