French Ambassador Visits Bilkent

French Ambassador Visits Bilkent

March 31, 2014

BY ALP RODOPLU (HIST/MA) France’s ambassador to Turkey, Laurent Bili, was on campus March 25 to speak on the history of Turco-French relations. Invited by the Department of History, Ambassador Bili’s insights into this

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Centennial of the Outbreak of WWI

Centennial of the Outbreak of WWI

March 31, 2014

BY ALP RODOPLU (HIST/MA) The year 2014 marks the centennial of the outbreak of World War One, and on March 27, the Department of History initiated a series of events in recognition of the

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Mountain Peaks

Mountain Peaks

March 31, 2014

A couple of weeks ago, in the middle of a conversation, I remembered the words  that are attributed to Sir Francis Drake, his prayer right before he set out to be the second man

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The Other 1%

The Other 1%

March 31, 2014

College is a good time to learn valuable life lessons—and the lesson I am currently learning appears to be, “Don’t agree, without informing your advisor, to assist with projects that require about a week

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The Transformation of the Music Industry, or: How They Learned to Stop Worrying About Download Culture and Love It

The Transformation of the Music Industry, or: How They Learned to Stop Worrying About Download Culture and Love It

March 31, 2014

In my previous column, I tried to describe the impact of the digitization of music on listeners and how this impact changed over time. I also tried to demonstrate this transformation by explaining mine.

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Faces on Campus

Faces on Campus

March 31, 2014

By M. Furkan Akıncı (LAW/IV)

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Bilkent Teams Compete in 2014 Interuniversity Tennis Championship

Bilkent Teams Compete in 2014 Interuniversity Tennis Championship

March 31, 2014

The Bilkent University men’s and women’s tennis teams have taken part in this year’s national Interuniversity Tennis Championship tournament. Held in Antalya March 21-24, the tournament hosted 44 teams in the first league and

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“Learning To Play” Sports Courses Continue!

“Learning To Play” Sports Courses Continue!

March 31, 2014

The spring semester’s second session of “Learning to Play” sports courses are now underway. The five-week courses, being offered as part of the “Sports as a Way of Life” program for students who entered

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