March 15, 2022

15 March 2022 Comments Off on March 15, 2022
Photograph by Pınar Karadağlı

Wednesday, March 16

“Euro-Austerity After COVID-19: Will Europe’s Welfare States Survive?” by Asst. Prof. Tolga Bölükbaşı (Bilkent University), at the Library Art Gallery, 12:40 p.m. Organized by the Library.

Friday, March 25

“Gaseous Microfluidics: Molecular Tagging as an Experimental Tool for Analyzing Its Particularities,” by Prof. Stéphane Colin (University of Toulouse and INSA), at 1:30 p.m. Organized by ME and the French Embassy in Ankara.


Wednesday, March 16, 8 p.m.

Bilkent Concert Hall

Bilkent Music Days VI

Brahms: Mithra Trio

Mustafa Kaplan, horn

Egemen Uysal, violin

Kenan Tatlıcı, piano

Bridge, Elfman: Piano Quadro

Nazlı Avcı, violin

Burcu Yazıcı, viola

Sinan Dizmen, violoncello

Cem Babacan, piano

J. Brahms | Trio for Horn, Violin and Piano in E-flat major, Op. 40

F. Bridge | Phantasy for Piano Quartet in F-sharp minor, H. 94

D. Elfman | Piano Quartet


Wednesday, March 23, 8 p.m.

Bilkent Concert Hall

Bilkent Music Days VI

Albéniz, Falla, Bizet: Q-Art and Kağan Korad

Emel Özer, violin

Esra Gökoğlu, violin

Murat Cangal, viola

Demet Gökalp, violoncello

Hacer Özlü, double bass

Kağan Korad, guitar

Beatles/Brouwer: Bilkent Pro and Cem Çeliksırt

Irina Nikotina, violin

Feruza Abdullayeva, violin

Uluğbek Rihsi, viola

Serdar Rasul, violoncello

Cem Çeliksırt, guitar

I. Albéniz | Tres Piezas Españolas

M. de Falla | “Danza del Molinero”

G. Bizet | “Carmen” Suite

L. Brouwer | “Beatlerianas”


Wednesday, March 16

Faculty Conversation Hour: “How to Handle Student Excuses,” at 12:30 p.m. Organized by BTLSC. (Please see


Tuesday, March 15

“Exploring Multicomponent Oxide Materials for Carbon-Free Energy Storage and Conversion,” by Çiğdem Toparlı (METU), at 12:30 p.m. Organized by CHEM.

Tuesday, March 15

“Cash Heterogeneity and the Payout Channel of Monetary Policy,” by Altan Pazarbaşı (Frankfurt School of Finance), at 1:30 p.m. Organized by FBA.

Tuesday, March 15

“Coping with Exam Anxiety,” at 5:30 p.m. Organized by PGDM.

Wednesday, March 16

“Yazılım Tabanlı Buluşların Patentlenmesi,” by Burak Ocakoğlu (Grupofis), at 12 noon. Organized by CTIS.

Wednesday, March 16

“Beyond Reason and Unreason: Khlebnikov’s Poetics of Zaum,” by Aurelia Cojocaru (University of California, Berkeley), at 7:45 p.m. Organized by CCI.

Thursday, March 17

“Gender Identity Development: A Social, Cognitive, Biological, and Contextual Journey,” by Dr. Matthew Nielson (University of Michigan), at 12:30 p.m. Organized by PSYC.

Thursday, March 17

“IT and ICT Sustainability,” by Gözde Aydın (EY), at 7:30 p.m. Organized by CTIS.


Tuesday, March 15

“The Problem of History in an Age of Reform: Secularism, Civilization, and the Syriac Christians of the Late Ottoman Empire,” by Henry Clements (Yale University), at 7 p.m. Organized by CCI.



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