Mustafa Kemal Atatürk Commemorated with Respect and Longing

The Great Leader Mustafa Kemal Atatürk was commemorated with a ceremony held at Yeditepe University on the 79th year of his departure.

Bedrettin Dalan, Founder and Honorary President of Yeditepe University, expressed that our longing for Ataturk is more than ever.

Vice Rector Prof. Dr. Tülay Baran and Suzan Kapsiz, who donated photographs of Atatürk's never-before-seen photographs to Yeditepe University, made speeches at the ceremony.

Later, a theater group formed by the employees of Yeditepe University under the direction of theater department head Prof. Dr. Metin Balay, performed a part from "Nazım Hikmet's Kuvayı Milliye Destanı".

After Başak Tatlı presented a short musical concert, the exhibitions "Atatürk Portraits" by Yeditepe University Faculty of Fine Arts Dean Prof. Dr. Gülveli Kaya and "Atatürk Photographs" from Suzan Kapsız's collection were opened.