The International Chronicles

The International Chronicles

November 17, 2014

BY AMNA KARA (MAN/II) Name: Zoha Tasneem Department: IAED/I Country of Origin: Pakistan Why Turkey? I wanted to experience studying in another country, because I believe that helps you grow so much as an

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The Art of Making Long Songs

The Art of Making Long Songs

November 10, 2014

In classical music and jazz, pieces with long running times are quite common. In rock music, with the advent of progressive rock bands, long songs nearly became standard for that era. In metal music,

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Faces on Campus

Faces on Campus

November 10, 2014

By Elif Karabey (IR/IV) Name: Mert Özateş (EE/II) What’s your favorite triple? a) Movie: “Braveheart” b) Book: “It’s Not About the Bike” by Lance Armstrong c) Song: “Aşk Bitti” by Ezginin Günlüğü Can you describe yourself in

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Ebola is the Least of Your Worries

Ebola is the Least of Your Worries

November 10, 2014

Like most of you, I knew Ebola only as “that bleedy  bat disease” before it made the headlines with the epidemic of last month. Since then, the disease has enjoyed the sort of infamy

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Giggling Silky White Beauty

Giggling Silky White Beauty

November 10, 2014

The world is falling apart. That’s one thing I’m reminded of on a daily basis after reading the news. It’s harder to know whom to trust, and I know that I’m not the only

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The International Chronicles

The International Chronicles

November 10, 2014

BY AMNA KARA (MAN/II) Name: Sinae Kim Department: International Relations Country: South Korea What do you like best about Turkey? I love the passion and sense of humor Turkish people have. Are there any

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Face on Campus

Face on Campus

November 6, 2014

Name:Kürşat Tosun (IE/IV) What’s your favorite triple? a) Movie: “In Bruges” b) Book: “Alamut” by Vladimir Bartol c) Song: “Mreyte ya Mreyte” by Khaled Mouzanar Can you describe yourself in three words? “Impatient, pessimistic, domestic” If

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The Past, Present and Future of Black Metal

The Past, Present and Future of Black Metal

November 4, 2014

Black metal originated during the late 1980s. The first black metal bands actually belonged to other metal subgenres such as thrash metal or speed metal, but thanks to their experimental work and the extreme

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