October 22, 2018 – October 29, 2018

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Tuesday, October 23

“Silent Enhancement of SERS Signal Without Increasing Hot Spot Intensities,” by Prof. Mehmet Emre Taşgın (Hacettepe University), at FS, SBZ-14, 12:40 p.m. Organized by CHEM.


Tuesday, October 23

“Hamamyolu Urban Deck,” by Kerem Yazgan, at FADA, FB-309, 12:30 p.m. Organized by LAUD.


October 25-27

First annual SWIP-Turkey conference, with Zeynep Direk (Koç University), Hatice Nur Erkızan (Muğla University), Hülya Şimga (Maltepe University) and Şerife Tekin (University of Texas at San Antonio), at FEASS, H-232. Registration is required: https://goo.gl/kLiZHA. Organized by the Society for Women in Philosophy in Turkey (SWIP-TR) with the support of a Hypatia Diversity Grant and the Bilkent University Department of Philosophy.


Until November 16

The Library Art Gallery is hosting an exhibition of paintings and prints by Sema Ilgaz Temel, in the Library Art Gallery. The gallery is open to visitors every day (except Sundays) between 10:30 a.m. and 6 p.m.

Until November 16

“Multidimensional Sculptures,” by Muzaffer Tunca (instructor, Faculty Academic English Program), at ANKÜSEV. All students, faculty and administrative staff are invited.


Friday, October 26, 8 p.m.

Bilkent Concert Hall

“Exotic Melodies”

Vladimir Fanshil, conductor

Pumeza Matshikiza, soprano

A. Dvorak, Slavonic Dance No. 1

G. Puccini, “Donde lieta usci” from “La Bohème”

G. Puccini, “Signore, ascolta” from “Turandot”

A. Dvorak, Slavonic Dance No. 2

G. Fauré, “Après un Rêve”

A. Dvorak, “Rusalka”

South African Folk Songs

A. Borodin, Polovtsian Dances


Saturday, November 10, 8 p.m.

Bilkent Concert Hall / In Memory of Atatürk

Fawzi Haimor, conductor

Noriyoshi Murakami, tuba

Berfin Aksu, violin

Ezgisu Apaydın, violin

Demirhan Gökbudak,


Muhammedjan Sharipov, violin

T. Yayalar, Anaclasis II for Double Bass, Tuba and Orchestra (world premiere)

A. Vivaldi, Concerto for Four Violins in B minor

G. Torelli, Concerto for Four Violins in A minor

L. van Beethoven, Symphony No. 5 in C minor


Saturday, November 17, 8 p.m.

Bilkent Concert Hall

“Felix and Ludwig”

Sasha Makila, conductor

Alexandra Conunova, violin

L. van Beethoven, Concerto for Violin in D major,

Op. 61

F. Mendelssohn, Symphony No. 3 in A minor, Op. 56, “Scottish”


From the Career Center

A Talent-Hunting Scheme by Taiwan

The Taipei Economic and Cultural Mission in Ankara will visit Bilkent University as part of the Career Days series organized by the Career Center. Representatives from the mission will give a presentation on October 23 in the EE-01 Conference Hall at 12:30 p.m., during which they will provide detailed information on job opportunities and industrial developments in Taiwan.

On Being a Business Analyst in Information Technologies

Doğuş Technology senior business analyst and Bilkent graduate Burak Gökhan Sünbül (IE’13) will present a seminar on the importance of business analysis in information technologies and how this will continue to play a prominent role in career development in the future. The seminar will take place on October 25 at 12:30 p.m. in C-Block Auditorium.