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GRA/PLAST II Exhibition, Consisting the Works of Academics, is on Display at CKM. “GRA/PLAST II” exhibition, which consists of the works of the members of the Departments of Graphic Design and Plastic Arts and Painting of the Faculty of Fine Arts of Yeditepe University is now open.    The works of the members of the Graphic Design and Plastic Arts and Painting Departments of Yeditepe University “GRA/PLAST II” exhibition, consisting of the works of 27 academics, is now at Kadıköy Municipality’s Caddebostan Cultural Center Art Gallery. Organized in the memory of Prof....
Season Premiere by the Academics

Thursday, 27 October 2022

The works of the members of the Graphic Design and Plastic Arts and Painting Departments of Yeditepe University will be with the art enthusiasts in “GRA/PLAST II” exhibition on 4 November, Friday, at Kadıköy Municipality’s Caddebostan Cultural Center Art Gallery. Organized in the memory of Prof. Dr. Kaya Özsezgin, who curated the first GRA/PLAST exhibition and passed on 17 August 2016, by the faculty, the exhibition will open its doors at 18.00. “ACADEMY’S CONTRIBUTION IS NOT ONLY RAISING STUDENTS” Providing information regarding the exhibition, Yeditepe University’s Dean of the...
Click here to watch. In the first quarter of 2022, 560 minutes have been spent talking on the phone. Turkey has been ranked the first among European countries with this time of usage. Member of the Department of Advertising Design and Communication at the Faculty of Communication at Yeditepe University, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Uğur Cevdet Panayırcı evaluated the case on Haber Global TV channel. Emphasizing that this situation should not only be viewed as a negative case, Panayırcı said; “It is not ideal to use a mobile phone this much, yet it is nice to stay in touch”.
Click to watch the news. Dr. Ayşe Sevencan, Member of the Department of Economics of the Faculty of Commercial and Administrative Sciences at Yeditepe University, presented her evaluations on the concept of circular economy and what can be done by the consumers and producers on A Para TV Channel’s Energy Line program. Sevencan stated; Why is sustainability and environmental economy important? If we keep consuming at this rate, we need two and a half times of Earth’s resources by 2050 and we don’t have such resources”.
Click to watch the news. Future Interior Architects Work on Real Designs at University Amphitheatres. Through university – industry collaborations, projects and workshops, students are able to meet with the world of business while at their faculties and work on real projects. In this scope, Yeditepe University’s Faculty of Architecture realized the design workshop that will continue through 2022-2023 Fall semester, in collaboration with Idealist Interior Architecture Foundation. In the retail oriented workshop that aims to strengthen the ties between academy and industry, young...
Stating that the most imporant quality that enables intelligence to be more effective is quality education, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Yelkin Diker Coşkun stated that stress may hamper the development of intelligence. Intelligence is an abstract and complicated concept of which definition keeps expanding, aside from having multiple definitions already. So, what does IQ test mean? Can Intelligence be developed? How could it be used more effectively? What are the factors that adversely affect the development of intelligence? “Intelligence is a Multidimensional Concept” Stating that...
Click to watch the news. In the Hyperloop (High-Tech Sur-Rail Transportation Vehicles) Development Contest that is held for the first time with the collaboration of TEKNOFEST and TÜBİTAK, Yeditepe University’s Automotive Club has taken the second place with the Hperhawk ‘E-7 Infinity’ design of their Hyperloop team. Team’s captain Barbaros Efe, Alumni of the Department of Mechanical Engineering of Yeditepe University, stated that “There are about 10 companies working on the hyperloop technology throughout the world. We also want to establish a hyperloop company that will represent...
Click to watch the news. On 30 August, Victory Day, Prof. Dr. Tülay Alim Baran, Head of the Graduate School of Atatürk’s Principles and Revolution History at Yeditepe University, talked about the symbolic photograph of Ethem Hamdi Tem, taken at Kocatepe and including Mustafa Kemal Atatürk, on NTV. Regarding the photos, Baran quoted Ethem Hamdi Tem, saying; “I am not a historian. Future generations may think that our War of Independence may not be something big. But I photographed how Mustafa Kemal became successful against our foes while having a very weak army in terms of equipment,...
Can Intelligence Be Developed?

Tuesday, 20 September 2022

Click to watch the news. The list for the smartest countries of the world has been announced. How accurate is the list? Are being smart and being intelligent the same? Can intelligence be developed? Assoc. Prof. Dr. Yelkin Diker Coşkun, Deputy Dean of the Faculty of Education at Yeditepe University shared her insights on the News Bulletin of Haber Global television channel. Stating that intelligence is a multidimensional concept and has hereditary, enviromental and socio-cultural aspects, Coşkun also said; “It is vital to answer that how are we trying to measure the performance as an...
Yeditepe University Kozyatağı Hospital Internal Medicine specialist Dr. Mehmet Akif Öztürk argued that the society still does not have enough information about cholesterol. According to  Internal Medicine specialist Dr. Öztürk, although the cholesterol level is around 30 percent in Turkey, it is ignored because it is not known enough. Many people learn about this by chance when their cholesterol levels are high in a simple blood test at the health center. Internal Medicine specialist Mehmet Akif Öztürk listed the right and wrong about cholesterol as follows...

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