On the Turkish Language

On the Turkish Language

April 18, 2017

I’ve spoken two languages for as long as I can remember. I regard both with infinite tenderness. I use English rather more often, for discourse and science and poetry; I am familiar with its

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The Clock Is Ticking

The Clock Is Ticking

April 18, 2017

I was watching a video on the Vsauce channel on YouTube. At one point, Vsauce host Michael said that researchers have determined that half of all the people who ever existed died from malaria.

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The International Chronicles

The International Chronicles

April 18, 2017

BY AMNA KARA (MAN/IV) Name: Ayah Helal Department: Industrial Engineering/I Country of Origin: Egypt/Dubai What do you like best about Turkey? The atmosphere is always so lively and the cities’ beauty is unreal; also

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Talk by Austrian Ambassador Draws Large Audience

Talk by Austrian Ambassador Draws Large Audience

April 18, 2017

BY NAUSHERWAN AZİZ (MAN/I) On Tuesday, April 11, the Bilkent Model United Nations club and Bilkent International House hosted the ambassador of Austria, Dr. Klaus Wölfer, for a compelling and highly informative talk. The

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Guest Lecture on Finnish Architecture

Guest Lecture on Finnish Architecture

April 18, 2017

Last week, Prof. Aino Niskanen from Aalto University presented an overview of Finnish architecture titled “On the Vernacular Roots of Finnish Modernism.” The event was hosted by the Department of Architecture, with many students

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A Word From the Wise: Seniors’ Advice to Freshmen

A Word From the Wise: Seniors’ Advice to Freshmen

April 18, 2017

BY TASNEEM AL-GHAMDI (COMD/IV) For most of us, a new role in life presents a variety of challenges and some surprises, too. Advice from someone who’s already been there can help get us through

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Bilkent Swimming Pool to Host Brand-New Event

Bilkent Swimming Pool to Host Brand-New Event

April 18, 2017

The first “Sports as a Way of Life” Water Polo Tournament will take place on Tuesday, April 25 at Bilkent’s swimming pool. All students who know how to swim are invited to participate in

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Racket Sports Festival

Racket Sports Festival

April 18, 2017

It’s time to get out your rackets! The Sports Center is holding its spring “Sports as a Way of Life” Racket Sports Festival this week. The festival will take place on Main Campus, at

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