“Democratic Contestation and Alliances” Discussed at Polity, Society and the World Seminar

“Democratic Contestation and Alliances” Discussed at Polity, Society and the World Seminar

December 30, 2013

Berna Turam, associate professor of sociology and international affairs at Northwestern University in Boston, gave a presentation based on her forthcoming book, “Democratic Contestation and Alliances: From Istanbul to Berlin,” as the most recent

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Bilkent Peace Days Held

Bilkent Peace Days Held

December 30, 2013

On December 21 and 22, a group of Bilkent students, including members of the student organizations Genç Aydınlanma Kulübü and Renkli Düşün Kulübü, held “Bilkent Peace Days,” an event focusing on the discussion of

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What’s It Like to Be at Bilkent?

What’s It Like to Be at Bilkent?

December 30, 2013

BY NAZ AKYOL (IR/IV) Name: Sairindri Gita Christisabrina Age: 18 Department: International Relations Home Country: Indonesia First Turkish Word: “İndirim.” When I first came to Turkey, I went to a grocery store, and I

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Are You Watching Closely?

Are You Watching Closely?

December 30, 2013

Now, be honest, how many people read that question in Christian Bale’s voice? The line certainly gives me chills every time. For those who haven’t placed it yet, or who haven’t seen the movie,

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Cheers to New Beginnings!

Cheers to New Beginnings!

December 30, 2013

After a little misunderstanding as to whether I was to write a column for this week’s issue—for a while I was under the impression that I had written my last column two weeks ago—here

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The Great Art of Covering Songs

The Great Art of Covering Songs

December 30, 2013

So many people say that the cover of a song can’t be as good as the original. Well, I don’t subscribe to this point of view. In my opinion some cover songs can be

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Faces on Campus

Faces on Campus

December 30, 2013

By Hazal Koptagel (CS/IV) & Ömer Karaduman (ECON/IV)  

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10th Ayva Cup Basketball Tournament Ankara Group Results

10th Ayva Cup Basketball Tournament Ankara Group Results

December 30, 2013

BY NAZLI HİLAL KAYA (LAW/II) The annual Ayva Cup interuniversity basketball tournament was held Dec. 23-27 on the Bilkent, Hacettepe and METU campuses. Men’s and women’s basketball teams from these universities, along with Başkent,

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