Face on Campus

Face on Campus

November 6, 2014

Name:Kürşat Tosun (IE/IV) What’s your favorite triple? a) Movie: “In Bruges” b) Book: “Alamut” by Vladimir Bartol c) Song: “Mreyte ya Mreyte” by Khaled Mouzanar Can you describe yourself in three words? “Impatient, pessimistic, domestic” If

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Bilkent Scholars at UNESCO

Bilkent Scholars at UNESCO

November 4, 2014

The General Assembly of the Turkish National Commission for UNESCO meets once every four years to renew its executive board. The most recent General Assembly meeting was held in May of this year. Among

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Bilkent Graduate Makes List of Turkey’s Top “Innovators Under 35”

Bilkent Graduate Makes List of Turkey’s Top “Innovators Under 35”

November 4, 2014

This year, for the first time, the MIT Technology Review conducted a search in Turkey to identify the country’s most innovative and creative young researchers. The Review is one of the world’s oldest and

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Study Abroad?

Study Abroad?

November 4, 2014

The application process for student exchanges during the next academic year (2015-16) has now started.  Students currently in their third or fourth semester of registration who have a minimum CGPA of 3.00 and a

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The Past, Present and Future of Black Metal

The Past, Present and Future of Black Metal

November 4, 2014

Black metal originated during the late 1980s. The first black metal bands actually belonged to other metal subgenres such as thrash metal or speed metal, but thanks to their experimental work and the extreme

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“The Plague in Historiography and World Literature”

“The Plague in Historiography and World Literature”

November 4, 2014

On Monday, October 20, Dr. Gerhard Strasser, professor emeritus of German and comparative literature at Penn State University, gave a talk on “The Plague in Historiography and World Literature” at Bilkent. The lecture was

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İlker Başbuğ Addresses Bilkent Students

İlker Başbuğ Addresses Bilkent Students

November 4, 2014

BY İREM TUĞÇE ŞAHİN (LAW/II) On October 30, İlker Başbuğ, 26th Chief of the General Staff of Turkey, came to Bilkent to give a lecture, hosted by the Siyaset Platformu Kulübü. In addition to

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Help Others; Be a Hero

Help Others; Be a Hero

November 4, 2014

BY BARIŞ SEVİ (PSYC/IV) All superheroes have one thing in common: they help others. And TDP (Toplumsal Duyarlılık Projeleri/Social Responsibility Projects) helps you become a hero, with 16 projects you can contribute to as

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