TÜBİTAK Awards Go to Bilkent Faculty

TÜBİTAK Awards Go to Bilkent Faculty

November 10, 2020

In recent news from the Scientific and Technical Research Council of Turkey (TÜBİTAK), three Bilkent University faculty members are among this year’s recipients of the Council’s awards; in addition, the university was ranked second

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Ercüment Çiçek Receives TÜSEB Aziz Sancar Incentive Award

Ercüment Çiçek Receives TÜSEB Aziz Sancar Incentive Award

November 10, 2020

Asst. Prof. Ercüment Çiçek of the Department of Computer Engineering has received an award from TÜSEB (the Health Institutes of Turkey). Named after Nobel laureate Aziz Sancar, the TÜSEB awards honor outstanding work by

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Mete Atatüre Awarded 2020 Thomas Young Medal and Prize

Mete Atatüre Awarded 2020 Thomas Young Medal and Prize

November 10, 2020

Mete Atatüre, a 1996 graduate of the Bilkent University Department of Physics and currently a professor of physics at the University of Cambridge, has won the 2020 Thomas Young Medal and Prize “for his

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Condolences to the families of the İzmir earthquake victims

Condolences to the families of the İzmir earthquake victims

November 3, 2020

We would like to extend our deepest condolences to the families of the İzmir earthquake victims, our best wishes for a speedy recovery to all the injured, and our sincere hopes for better days

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Republic Day Concert Brings Joy

Republic Day Concert Brings Joy

November 3, 2020

On October 25, the Bilkent Symphony Orchestra performed a Republic Day concert. The program featured works by the “Turkish Five,” the Republic’s first generation of composers, as well as pieces by two of their

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This Year’s Sabri Ülker Science Award Goes to MBG Graduate

This Year’s Sabri Ülker Science Award Goes to MBG Graduate

November 3, 2020

Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics 2001 graduate Elçin Ünal is the recipient of the 2020 Sabri Ülker Science Award. Currently an associate professor in the Department of Molecular and Cell Biology at the

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Bilkent Named a Social Media Award Winner

Bilkent Named a Social Media Award Winner

November 3, 2020

On October 21, at the Social Media Awards Turkey event, organizations and brands deemed to have had the most successful presence on social media during the preceding year were presented with awards in various

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Performing Arts Students Premiere New Play: “Junky”

Performing Arts Students Premiere New Play: “Junky”

November 3, 2020

A new, Turkish-language play based on William S. Burroughs’s novel “Junky” premiered on November 2 in the Faculty of Music and Performing Arts Theater Hall. Directed by Doğu Yaşar Akal (THEA/’09), the 90-minute production

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