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Yeditepe Employees Take the Stage

Tuesday, 16 January 2018

The Yeditepe University Theater, created by employees of Yeditepe University, will perform Nazım Hikmet's Legend of the War of Independence. The Yeditepe University Theater was founded by Yeditepe University Vice Rector Prof. Dr. Tülay Baran and the Head of the Theater Department Prof. Dr. Metin Balay. At the beginning, even though players were puzzled with questions like "Will it work? How far will it go?", they managed to stage Nazim Hikmet's Legend of the War of Independence today. Directed by Prof. Dr. Metin Balay, the group was unaware of the fact that the “meticulous working...
Yeditepe University Faculty of Arts and Sciences Head of History Department Prof. Dr. Ahmet Tasagil was awarded within the scope of the 22nd International Services to the Turkish World Awards. The annual International Service to the Turkish World Awards 2017 by the Writers and Artists of the Turkish World Foundation have been announced. Taşağıl, who was awarded for his work on “documents and inscriptions on ancient Turkish history like the Göktürk monuments”, will receive the award at a ceremony to be held on 4-6 May at the Niksar district of Tokat, one of the first Turkish settlements...
Yeditepe University took 23rd place among 50 universities in the annual TÜBİTAK evaluation of the Entrepreneurial and Innovative University Index. Since 2012, TUBITAK has been announcing the Entrepreneurial and Innovative University Index to promote entrepreneurship and innovation performances and activities at universities, and increase competition among universities. With this index, universities are evaluated according to 23 indicators: scientific and technological research competence, pool of intellectual property, cooperation and interaction, entrepreneurship and innovation culture...
Ethem Tem Took The Photos, Suzan Kapsız Archived Them, Yeditepe University Protects Them... Huge Atatürk Photograph Archive at Yeditepe University Yeditepe University, whose motto is "The University that Continues the Renaissance of Atatürk", is hosting a large archive of Atatürk' photographs. The Graduate School of Ataturk's Principles and Revolution History hosts thousand pieces of Atatürk photographs by Ataturk photographer Ethem Tem.                 Many of Suzan Kapsiz's donations to the university, which...
The first IEEE-WIA (The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers-Women in Engineering Affinity Group) Turkey conference, which annually brings together members to contribute to the provision of gender equality in working life, was held at the İnan Kıraç Conference Hall at our university on December 9th. 1100 people from 64 universities all around Turkey participated in the conference organized by IEEE WIE Turkey Representative Özgener Sevgili, IEEE WIE presidents and the IEEE WIE Yeditepe team. The conference, which aims to raise awareness about the difficulties of...
Academic Award Ceremony

Friday, 29 December 2017

Academicians were awarded at the fifth traditional "Academic Award" ceremony held by Yeditepe University for the scientific studies they conducted during this year. Yeditepe University's Founder and Honorary President Bedrettin Dalan, Yeditepe University Rector Prof. Dr. Canan Aykut Bingol, Vice Rectors Prof. Dr. Tülay Baran and Prof.Dr. Ahmet İnce, as well as faculty deans, academicians and university administrative staff participated in the ceremony where scientific achievements by a university’s most important members were awarded. “Our Greatest Difference Is That We Are a Big...
Yeditepe University was voted first among private universities in Turkey by Green Metric, which is an international platform for sustainability and environmental awareness and determines the greenest universities in the world. UI Green Metric World University Rankings, founded by the University of Indonesia in 2010, annually evaluated the world's distinguished universities in different areas such as infrastructure, energy, climate change, recycling, water sources, transportation and education. The platform ranks higher education institutions according to the total scores they...
At the international juried poster design competition on "Freedom of Movement" by Poster For Tomorrow (Paris), Faculty of Fine Arts Graphic Design Department student Musab Güngör was chosen among 6.996 people to be in the top 100 to participate in exhibitions in two towns in France as well as in Russia and Marrakesh. In addition, the poster will be published in the international juried poster design competition exhibition catalog. Our students Ekrem Erkmen Diken, Feyyaz Sonbudak and Uğur Demirci were shortlisted in the competition and won the chance to exhibit online for the whole year...
Turkey's first Model United Nations (MUN) club, Yeditepe University Model United Nations Club celebrated its 10th year with Turkey's largest MUN conference. Yeditepe University Model United Nations Club (YMUN) held the 10th "Yeditepe Model United Nations Training and Development Conference" on 8-10 December. 16 committees took place at Turkey's largest Model United Nations Conference which was attended by more than a thousand high school and university students from 104 schools out of 14 districts. Students from all over Turkey simulated the United Nations and the European Union as...
Award to Merthan Kortan

Monday, 11 December 2017

Yeditepe University Faculty of Communication Communication Agency (ila) coordinator Merthan Kortan was awarded the "Best Portrait Photography" award at the “So Limitless and Free Film Festival, Canada's third largest film-photo festival. Kortan, who awarded out of 570 films and photographs from 28 countries, will receive the award on December 18th to be held in Canada's Quebec province.   Merthan Kortan's other awards in 2017 are as follows: . Hollywood Now Film Festival - Awards of Outstanding Excellence . Paris Art and Movie Awards . Calcutta International Cult...

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