October 14, 2014 — October 20, 2014

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SEMINARS

Tuesday, October 14
“Dilation Theory – The Early Years,” by Prof. Aurelian Gheondea (Bilkent University), at SA-141, 3:40 p.m. Organized by MATH.

Wednesday, October 15
“At the Court of Aman-Allah: Soviet Anti-Imperialism, Turkish Intermediates, and Diplomacy in 1920s Kabul,” by Samuel J. Hirst (European University at St. Petersburg, Russia), at FEASS, A-130, 2 p.m.

Wednesday, October 15
“Collective Decision Making,” by Ayşe Mutlu Derya (Bilkent University), at SA-141, 4 p.m. Organized by MATH.

Wednesday, October 15
“The Health System in Turkey,” by Volkan Çetinkaya (Bilkent University), at FEASS, C-Block Auditorium, 5:40 p.m. Organized by ECON.
Monday, October 20
“Security and Privacy in the Age of Big Data: The Case of Genomics,” by Dr. Erman Ayday, at EA-409, 2:40 p.m. Organized by CS.

AWARD CEREMONY

Tuesday, October 14
HIST 200 (History of Turkey) Award Ceremony, with a speech by Prof. Özer Ergenç (Bilkent University), at FEASS, C-Block Auditorium, 5:45 p.m. Organized by HIST.

CONFERENCES

Wednesday, October 15
“Anayasa,” by Prof. Süheyl Batum (CHP Eskişehir Deputy), at FADA, FFB-05, 12:30 p.m. Organized by Genç Hukukçular Kulübü.

Monday, October 20
“The Plague in Historiography and World Literature,” by Emeritus Prof. Gerhard Strasser (Pennsylvania State University), at FEASS, A-130, 4:45 p.m. Organized by the Center for Turkish Literature.

Thursday, October 23
“3rd-Class Relations,” Director: İlham Yazar, at the Bilkent Theater Hall, 8 p.m. Organized by THEA.

PLAYS

Thursday, October 30
“American Blues,” Director: Jason Hale, at the Bilkent Chamber Theater, 8 p.m. Organized by THEA.

EXHIBITION

Until November 11
Exhibition of paintings by Cevdet Kocaman, at the Library Art Gallery.

CONCERTS

Saturday, October 18
Bilkent Symphony Orchestra, at the Bilkent Concert Hall, 8 p.m.
Conductor and Violin: Guy Braunstein
A. Vivaldi, “The Four Seasons,” Op. 8
J. Brahms, String Sextet
No. 1 in B flat major, Op. 18 (Arrangement: Y. Talmi)

Saturday, October 25
Bilkent Symphony Orchestra, at the Bilkent Concert Hall, 8 p.m.
Conductor: Christoph Mathias Mueller
Violin: Valeriy Sokolov
F. Köksal, “Imaginary Spaces” for Chamber Orchestra
P. I. Tchaikovsky, Concerto for Violin in D major, Op. 35
P. I. Tchaikovsky, Symphony No. 3 in D major, Op. 29

Wednesday, October 29
Violin Recital, by Taylan Ergül, Violin, and Gulmira Tokombaeva, Piano, at the Bilkent Concert Hall, 8 p.m.

LECTURES

Thursday, October 23
“All That Glitters Is Not Gold, Nor All That Sparkles Silver: Ancient Anatolian Jewellery Unveiled,” by Asst. Prof. Thomas Zimmermann, at the Library Art Gallery, 12:40 p.m.