December 08, 2020

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Photograph by Vagif Abdulla (GRA 324-01 Photographic Practice Course)


In compliance with the latest COVID-19–related restrictions, the Bilkent Symphony Orchestra concerts scheduled for December 12, 19 and 26 have been canceled. Refunds will be given for tickets already purchased.

Wednesday, December 9, 8 p.m.

Bilkent Concert Hall

Gülsin Onay Piano Recital

L. van Beethoven | Piano Sonata No. 8 in C minor, Op. 13 “Pathetique”

A.A. Saygun | Preludes on Aksak Rhythms, Op. 45

B. Bartók | Seven Sketches, Op. 9b

L. van Beethoven | Piano Sonata No. 21 in C major, Op. 53 “Waldstein”


December 12 and 13

Fifth All Azimuth Workshop: “Self-Reflection Time for the Periphery: Reclaiming IR from the Core.”

Organized by the Center for Foreign Policy and Peace Research.

For the Zoom link, please register at

See the workshop program at


Tuesday, December 8

“Backstepping for Higher Order PDEs,” by Türker Özsarı (Bilkent University), at 3 p.m. Organized by MATH.

Wednesday, December 9

“A Descriptive Investigation of Turkish High School Students’ Spatial Visualization Ability,” by Dilara Toplu, at 4:30 p.m. Organized by the Graduate School of Education.

Wednesday, December 9

“How to Conclude a Suspended Sports League?” by Ali Hassanzadeh Kalshani (Paul Merage School of Business, University of California, Irvine), at 7 p.m. Organized by FBA.

Thursday, December 10

“Separating Invariants for Multisymmetric Polynomials,” by Fabian Reimers (Technical University of Munich), at 2 p.m. Organized by MATH.

Thursday, December 10

“From Appropriation to Acculturation: Buildings, Images and People in Hospitaller Rhodes (1309–1522),” by Ioanna Christoforaki (Academy of Athens), at 6 p.m. Organized by HIST.

Friday, December 11

“Reading Marie al-Khazen’s Photographs,” by Vis. Assoc. Prof. Yasmine Nachabe Taan (Bilkent University), at 12:30 p.m. Organized by GRA.

Friday, December 11

“From Calculus to Hodge,” by Prof. Ali Sinan Sertöz (Bilkent University), at 3:40 p.m. Organized by MATH.