October 30, 2013 — November 11, 2013

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CONFERENCES

Thursday, October 31
“Cumhuriyetin Dünü, Bugünü, Yarını,” by Ömer Faruk Eminağaoğlu (former President of YARSAV) and Fatih Yaşlı (Writer, Yurt newspaper), at FEASS, C-Block Auditorium, 12:30 p.m. Organized by Sosyalist Düşünce Topluluğu.

Wednesday, November 6
“Deleuze and Cinematic Tragedy,” by Corry Shores, at FADA, FFZ-21, 3:40 p.m. Organized by COMD.

Wednesday, November 6
“Dynamics and Spectroscopy of Optically Trapped Microparticles,” by Prof. Antonio Sasso (Universita degli Studi di Napoli Federico II), at EE-01, 4 p.m. Organized by PHYS.

Wednesday, November 13
“Enhanced Light-Matter Interactions in Microstructured Glass Fibres,” by Philip Russell (Max Planck Institute for the Science of Light), at EE-01, 4 p.m. Organized by PHYS.

WORKSHOPS

Thursday, October 31
FEASS Doctoral Workshops: “Why Do a PhD? (Expectations from PhD Students, Difficulties on the Way),” by Asst. Prof. Nedim Karakayalı (POLS) and Asst. Prof. Clemens Hoffmann (IR), at FEASS, A-130, 12:30 p.m. Organized by FEASS.

Wednesday,November 13
“Effective University Teaching Workshop,” by Dr. Işık Denizman, in the Orientation Room in the Library, ground floor, A Block, 2 – 4:30 p.m. Organized by the Office of the Provost.

Thursday, November 14
“Effective University Teaching Workshop,” by Dr. Işık Denizman, in the Orientation Room in the Library , ground floor, A Block, 2 – 4:30 p.m. Organized by the Office of the Provost.

SPORTS

Saturday, November 9
“Sports as a Way of Life Republic Run,” at 11 a.m. Organized by the Sports Center. See page 6.

EXHIBITIONS

November 4-14
“Modern ve Bellek Silinen İzler,” by Mimarlar Odası İzmir Şubesi, at FADA, Art Gallery. Opening: Monday, November 4, 12:30 p.m. Organized by ARCH.

Until November 6
“Nazım Hikmet’in Yolculuk Fotoğrafları,” at the Library Art Gallery. Every day (except Sundays) from 10:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. Organized by the Department of Turkish Literature.

FILMS

Friday, November 1
“Ratatouille,” “Otel Transilvanya,” “Persepolis,” “Despicable Me,” at FADA, FFB-22, 10 p.m. – 8 a.m. Organized by Medya Topluluğu.

Tuesday, November 12
Architecture and Cinema Film Series: “Sketches of Frank Gehry” (Sydney Pollack, 2005), at FADA, FFB-22, 5:30 p.m. Organized by ARCH and COMD.

SEMINARS

Friday, November 1
“Identifying the Discount Factor of Forward-Looking Consumers Based on Consumption From Inventory,” by Selin Akça (Goethe University), at the Ümit Berkman Seminar Room, 1:40 p.m. Organized by FBA.

Friday, November 1
“Two Item Lot Sizing Problems,” by Assoc. Prof. Hande Yaman Paternotte (Bilkent University), at EA-409, 1:40 p.m. Organized by IE.

Friday, November 1
“Brain Reading: Exposing Natural Human Cognition with Computational Neuroscience,” by Asst. Prof. Tolga Çakır (Bilkent University), at FS, SA-240, 3:40 p.m.Organized by UNAM.

Friday, November 1
“Inventories and the Role of Goods-Market Frictions for Business Cycles,” by Wouter J. Den Haan (LSE), at FEASS, A-228, 3:40 p.m. Organized by ECON.

Thursday, November 7
“How Can the Library Help Your Doctoral Research: Resources and Techniques”, by Dr. David E. Thornton, at the Main Campus Library Art Gallery, 2 – 3:30 p.m. Organized by the Office of the Provost.

Tuesday, November 12
“Basics of Effective University Teaching,” by Dr. Iþýk Denizman, at Mithat Çoruh Auditorium, 11 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. Organized by the Office of the Provost.

Wednesday, November 13
“Being a Teaching Assistant in Universities,” by Dr. Iþýk Denizman, at Mithat Çoruh Auditorium, 11 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. Organized by the Office of the Provost.

CONCERTS

Saturday, November 9
Bilkent Symphony Orchestra Commemoration of Atatürk Concert, Conductor: Işın Metin, Piano: Nikolai Lugansky, at the Bilkent Concert Hall, 8 p.m.
S. Prokofiev | Piano Concerto No. 3 in C major, Op. 26
L. v. Beethoven | Symphony No. 3 “Eroica” in E flat major, Op. 55

Saturday, November 16
Bilkent Symphony Orchestra, Conductor: José Serebrier, Violin: Mirjam Tschopp, at the Bilkent Concert Hall, 8 p.m.
P. I. Tchaikovsky-J. Serebrier | Andante Cantabile
F. Mendelssohn | Concerto for Violin in E minor, Op. 64
A. Dvorak | Symphony No. 8 in G major, Op. 88