Shotokan Karate Dojo at Bilkent University

Shotokan Karate Dojo at Bilkent University

September 23, 2013

“The ultimate aim of Karate-do lies not in victory nor defeat but in the perfection of the character of its participant.” – Gichin Funakoshi The Bilkent University Shotokan Karate Dojo offers the opportunity to

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Triple Gold Medals for Nermin Fenmen

Triple Gold Medals for Nermin Fenmen

September 23, 2013

Nermin Fenmen, an academic coordinator for the Faculty of Engineering, has returned fromRomaniawith three gold medals from the Second Southeast European Masters Orienteering Championships held in Ramnicu Valcea. The championships consisted of sprint, middle

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New T’ai Chi Course to Start Soon at the Sports Center

New T’ai Chi Course to Start Soon at the Sports Center

September 23, 2013

T’ai Chi is an ancient Chinese form of exercise. It combines gentle flowing movements with breathing exercises to improve health and relaxation by cultivating the inner energy of the body (chi). The gentle movements

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BTO Seeks New Volunteers for Student Guides Team

BTO Seeks New Volunteers for Student Guides Team

September 23, 2013

Bilkent’s Information Office for Prospective Students (Bilgi ve Tanýtým Ofisi – BTO) is seeking new volunteers for its Student Guides Team. This team of Bilkent students plays a major role in providing high school

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Registration for Fall 2013 Sports Courses Continues

Registration for Fall 2013 Sports Courses Continues

September 23, 2013

The Physical Education andSportsCenteroffers a wide variety of sports courses. Registration for fall 2013 courses is continuing at the Dormitories Sports Hall, Main Sports Hall and East Sports Hall. Most courses will begin on

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Bilkent Instructor’s Documentary Named Best at Film Festival in US

Bilkent Instructor’s Documentary Named Best at Film Festival in US

September 23, 2013

BY SENA KAYASÜ (ARCH/II) Department of Communication and Design instructor Kaan Olguntürk has returned from an international film festival with two awards. The 2013 Intendence Film Festival took place in June in Denver, Colorado.

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Bilkent Again Ranks Among World’s Top 500 Universities

Bilkent Again Ranks Among World’s Top 500 Universities

September 23, 2013

In the most recent World University Rankings report released on September 2013 by Quacquarelli Symonds, one of the world’s leading networks for careers and education, Bilkent University has again been ranked among the top

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Dr. Jeffrey M. Friedman Receives Honorary Doctorate from Bilkent

Dr. Jeffrey M. Friedman Receives Honorary Doctorate from Bilkent

September 23, 2013

BY ALPER ÖZKAN (MSN/PhDIII) Last Friday, Bilkent University was host to the honorary doctorate ceremony for Dr. Jeffrey M. Friedman, Marilyn M. Simpson Professor of Molecular Genetics at Rockefeller University and a distinguished molecular

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