ON MINIMALISM

ON MINIMALISM

September 30, 2019

Minimalism is a form of abstract art developed in the USA in the 1960s. We often call a painting “minimalist” when it has plain colors and simple geometric shapes. And then there are also

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Who Are Tool, and Why Is Their Last Album a Huge Disappointment?

Who Are Tool, and Why Is Their Last Album a Huge Disappointment?

September 30, 2019

I’ve had my fair share of listening to the band Tool, who recently released a new album and stirred up the metal and rock communities. I’m sure most readers of this column are familiar

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The International Chronicles

The International Chronicles

September 30, 2019

BY NAUSHERWAN AZIZ (MAN/IV) Name: Syed Muhammad Ali Zaidi Department: CTIS/III Country of Origin: Pakistan What do you like best about Turkey? Turkey’s scenic beauty is among the most extraordinary and jaw-dropping I’ve seen

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A Word From the Wise: Seniors’ Advice to Freshmen

A Word From the Wise: Seniors’ Advice to Freshmen

September 30, 2019

BY YAREN SAĞLIK (TRIN/III) 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 Lighter Side of History

The Lighter Side of History

September 24, 2019

It isn’t a school day, but there’s more going on in the halls and classrooms than if it had been. A student dressed in a sharp black suit and purple tie briskly walks to

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FACULTY Q&A: Interview With Simon Wigley

FACULTY Q&A: Interview With Simon Wigley

May 14, 2019

BY MARYAM SHAHID (CS/I) Assoc. Prof. Simon Wigley studied philosophy, politics and economics at Otago University. After completing his master’s and doctoral studies at the London School of Economics and Political Science, he joined

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The International Chronicles

The International Chronicles

May 14, 2019

BY NAUSHERWAN AZIZ (MAN/III) Name: Haider Arif Department: International Relations/Erasmus Country of Origin: United Kingdom What do you like best about Turkey? There are many things I like about Turkey; I like the culture,

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Bare To Dare: A Project From Bilkent to Shatter Fake Beauty Ideals

Bare To Dare: A Project From Bilkent to Shatter Fake Beauty Ideals

May 14, 2019

A scar on your body has the power to remind you that you’re alive and, often, that you’ve come through some of life’s challenges. Trouble arises, however, when it reminds you of some other

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