Jovita Sakalauskaite, Lecturer at Department of Fashion and Textile Design, Faculty of Fine Arts and Design, Izmir University of Economics (IUE), is teaching the Chinese students at the Academy of Arts & Design, Tsinghua University located at Beijing, the reflection of fiber art on fashion design and traditional Turkish art via three-dimensional felt design.
Izmir Economics chefs turned artichoke recipes into world cuisine flavors. The young chefs created new flavors with artichoke in addition to traditional tastes at the "4th Urla International Artichoke Festival", co-organized by Izmir Metropolitan Municipality, Urla Municipality, and Izmir University of Economics.
Ersin Özince, Chairman of Board of Directors, İşbank, talked about the digital transformation of the banking industry and reported that 88% of banking procedures took place at a digital environment. Özince adviced students to learn foreign languages and programming languages. Özince, invited by Faculty of Business, Izmir University of Economics (IUE), participated in the “Banking in Digital Era: Where Does İş Bank Stand?” titled chat.
9th "Jimmy Key" and 6th "Universail" universiade races were organized on April 14-15th in Urla, İzmir, with the participation of 23 university teams, 39 teams in total. Our team of students from the Faculty of Medicine representing the Izmir University of Economics has been ranked 1st among 23 boats both in "Jimmy Key" Support-4 category and Overall, Support-4 categories in "Universail" races. We congratulate our students and wish them continuous success.
IUE communicators are opening the doors to new worlds for refugee kids. Students of Faculty of Communication, Izmir University of Economics (IUE), say, “stop” to negative discourse about Syrian children, who have been forced to flee their homes, with the “See Them as a Kid” titled project they developed. As the students get a chance to reminisce about their childhood, they draw and color with refugee kids, play outdoor games, and discover the colors of life together.
Children, the future of Turkey, became acquainted with outdoor games at Izmir University of Economics. They learned and played outdoor games such as hopscotch, dodge ball, jump rope, sack race, etc. on Balçova Campus of IUE. They had fun with educational toys, designed by students of Child Development Program of Vocational School of Health Services, and were engaged with scientific activities.
A memorandum of understanding (MoU) has been signed between Izmir University of Economics (IUE) and Future Circular Collider (FCC) study group of CERN, the largest particle physics laboratory in the world. Izmir University of Economics is now one of the 129 institutions from 34 countries to contribute to the studies of CERN FCC study group.
Aspiring young designers created designs with marble. Orçun Umut Kumova, a senior at Department of Industrial Design, Faculty of Fine Arts and Design, Izmir University of Economics (IUE), designed a radiator core by combining marble and copper. Kumova’s “Calient” titled design received the "Marble Most Different Design Award" at the Marble Different Design contest organized by the Young Creative Ideas Platform within the Marble Izmir 2018-24th International Natural Stone and Technology Fair.
Ekrem Demirtaş, President of Board of Trustees of Izmir University of Economics (IUE), pointed that they started out to offer an education on the standards of top 10 universities worldwide, and the University had been riding high in its 17th year. The 17th anniversary of the establishment of Izmir University of Economics was celebrated at IUE Conference Hall. Ekrem Demirtaş, President of IUE Board of Trustees, Oktay Vural, MP from Nationalist Movement Party in the constituency of Izmir and a former Minister of Transformation, Mahmut Özgener, Chairman of Executive Board of Izmir Chamber of Commerce (ITO), Selami Özpoyraz, President of Council of Izmir Chamber of Commerce, Prof. Dr. Can Muğan, IUE Rector, Members of IUE Board of Trustees, academicians, guests, students, and administrative staff attended the anniversary ceremony.
It has been reported that less than one fourth of children who are subject to sexual abuse go public regarding the molestation. Prof. Dr. Ayşen Baykara, Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist, pointed out the importance of parent-child communication, and she said, “It may take up to 10 years for children to come forward about the molestation. They share their secret with both or either of the parents they feel close to, or with a close friend. Parents have major duties. What we mean is the fact that mother trying to understand and guide the child appropriately when the child comes to the mother with a problem from an early age.”