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With United Nations (UN) being one of its Founding Partners, IMPACT 2030 establishes Impact Councils in world’s critical locations. Turkey is among one of the first seven countries in which an Impact Council is established. Impact Councils are platforms which brings private industry, academia, public industry, the UN and non-government organizations. Regional Impact Councils aim to create a meaningful and measurable effect collectively by choosing one of the sustainable development goals of the United Nations. Turkish Impact Council has chosen the fifth global goal, Gender Equality....
Elderly people are among the primary risky groups in COVID-19 infections. Reminding that there may be functional losses even if there is no chronic disease accompanying people over 65, Internal Diseases Specialist Prof. Dr. Yaşar Küçükardalı said that these losses in accordance with age might make the person vulnerable to diseases. In our country, people over 65 years of age, who have experienced these difficult times in their homes due to curfew, are in the risky group in terms for COVID-19 infection. Again, risk may increase as there may be contact risk in areas...
We congratulate our students, Buse Altınbaş, Melisa Kaya and Meryem Nagihan Önder, from the Faculty of Architecture, for their success and first prize in the competition We also congratulate our university's students İrem Sertelli, Selin Çamur and Gizem Deniz Aksu, who are entitled to take part in the shortlist of the contest. We wish success for all our students. mimarlik.yeditepe.edu.tr/en/announcement/3757
Photograph Information: From Left to Right: Prof. Özge Köner, Can Karaağaç, Prof. Sibel Temür, Prof. Ali Ümit Keskin Yeditepe University has produced an emergency/pandemic transport ventilator prototype, one of the vital healthcare equipment during the Covid-19 pandemic. Technical tests for the prototype, developed with the spearheading of the Yeditepe University Biomedical Engineering Department and named “7Vent”, have been successful.  Once Covid-19 breaches the immune system and enters the body, the most challenging effects are manifested in the lungs of a patient. Once...
A ventilation device, one of the vital pieces of equipment during the Coronavirus pandemic, has been produced with the spearheading of our Biomedical Engineering department. We would like to extend our thanks to all our academics, students and technical personnel who contributed to the development of this prototype, named “7Vent”. Press: hurriyet.com
Director of the Institute of Atatürk’s Principles and Revolution History of Yeditepe University, Professor Tülay Alim Baran, reviewed the 100th anniversary of the establishment of Turkish Grand National Assembly for Hurriyet Daily News.
Tumor in the Trachea Removed Without Damagingthe Vocal Cord 60-year-old Mesude UÇAK, who lives in ORDU,  presented to the doctor with a complaint of swelling in his neck. Uçak, mother of 2 children, who appear to have a thyroid tumor invading her trachea during the operation, underwent an incomplete operation and was told that she needed to be operated on again by a Thoracic Surgeon. Hereupon, Uçak, who was seeking for a doctor, ran into Prof. Dr. Sina Ercan, Head of the Department of Thoracic Surgery at the Yeditepe University Hospitals. The tumor, which was...
Our esteemed professor, Assoc. Prof. Oğuz Baykara was awarded the Consul General’s Award by Consul General of Japan for his contributions to Japanese literature research and the study of Japan in Turkey. The award ceremony was held on Friday, March 13, 2020 at the residence of the Consulate General of Japan. At the award ceremony, Assoc. Prof. Oğuz Baykara was accompanied by faculty members of Yeditepe University, Translation and Interpreting Studies Department and very valuable academics from Boğaziçi University.  fenedebiyat.yeditepe.edu.tr/en/news/3962
The European Union Presidency of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the Certificate Ceremony of the Young Translators Competition was held on Tuesday, March 10, 2020, at the EU Presidency in Ankara with the participation of Deputy Foreign Minister and EU President, Ambassador Mr. Faruk Kaymakcı. The ceremony was attended by Assist. Prof. Fazilet Akdoğan Özdemir, the head of Translation and Interpreting Studies Department, our student Duygu Tokol who won the field of English in the competition and her family. Our student Duygu Tokol gave a speech on behalf of the students who were awarded...
Within the scope of Erasmus Plus Strategic Partnership Higher Education Projects carried out by the Directorate of European Union Education and Youth Programs, the project titled “Timeline Travel: An Alternative Tool for Architectural History Learning and Teaching”, numbered 2017-1-TR01-KA203-046818, is chosen as a “Good Practice” by the European Commission. 20 academicians from different disciplines worked in the project team, which was managed by Dionysis Goularas, faculty member of the Department of Computer Engineering, Faculty of Engineering of our University. The project was...

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