On Signs and Symbols

On Signs and Symbols

April 23, 2019

The luminous glass years of life, their warm, thick and inaccessible faces, stare out of Nabokov’s writing. They watch images of living, people’s movements and fears, as these people look back at their years

Read More »
How to Be Mentally and Emotionally Strong

How to Be Mentally and Emotionally Strong

April 15, 2019

Life is a journey, and sometimes it’s tough vacillating between being yourself and being liked. I can assure you that being yourself brings more peace than anyone else’s love does. It takes courage and

Read More »
The International Chronicles

The International Chronicles

April 15, 2019

BY NAUSHERWAN AZIZ (MAN/III) Name: Mohammad Usayrim Rehman Department: Electrical and Electronics Engineering/I Country of Origin: Pakistan What do you like best about Turkey? The Turkish people’s regard for hitchhikers. My friends and I

Read More »
Music

Music

April 15, 2019

My love of and curiosity about music started when I was 13, when I had to download some MP3s from the web to listen to during a long-distance road trip – I had no

Read More »
The Lighter Side of History

The Lighter Side of History

April 15, 2019

Travel provides a unique opportunity to enjoy history by experiencing it up close. Certainly you learn a lot while traveling, but perhaps more significant is how what you already know makes traveling so much

Read More »
A Word From the Wise: Seniors’ Advice to Freshmen

A Word From the Wise: Seniors’ Advice to Freshmen

April 15, 2019

BY YAREN SAĞLIK (TRIN/II) 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

Read More »
The Sporting Life

The Sporting Life

April 15, 2019

Name: Radman Lotfiazar Department: Computer Engineering How often do you exercise? Three times a week. How has regular exercise affected your life? Exercise keeps me motivated, helps me stay energetic and gives me a

Read More »
FACULTY Q&A: Interview With Ali Ünal

FACULTY Q&A: Interview With Ali Ünal

April 9, 2019

BY MARYAM SHAHID (CS/I) Ali Ünal, an instructor in the Department of Tourism and Hotel Management, is a 1994 graduate of the department and also holds a master’s degree from Başkent University in Ankara.

Read More »