The International Chronicles

11 March 2019 Comments Off on The International Chronicles


Name: Mohammed Anwr Esaid

Department: CTIS/III

Country of Origin: Libya

What do you like best about Turkey?

The natural beauty.

Are there any similarities between Turkey and your home country?

Not really.

What will you miss most about Bilkent/Turkey?

Sleeping in C Building during the exam period.

What’s your favorite place on campus, and why?

The grass area in front of Sultan restaurant, because I can chill and relax there without having anyone smoking near me.

What’s your favorite Turkish food and/or favorite part of Turkish culture?

My favorite Turkish food would be tavuk şiş.

Where do you expect to see yourself 10 years from now?

What I want to be and where I expect to see myself in 10 years would be in the professional boxing ring defending my WBC world title.

What’s the hardest challenge you’ve handled in Turkey?

The language barrier.

What cities have you visited in Turkey?

Antalya, Ankara and İstanbul; my favorite would be Antalya.

Do you have any hidden talents?

I can go to sleep as soon as I go to bed.

What’s an interesting question or comment you hear frequently at Bilkent/in Turkey?

That the CTIS department will be relocated to Main Campus next semester.

Describe yourself in three words.

Fighter, determined, passionate.

If you could master any skill, which one would you choose, and why?

Learning quickly, because with such a skill I wouldn’t be asking anyone for help and could help anyone in need.