17 million 553 thousand 661 students in pre-schools, primary schools, and secondary schools are going to receive their report cards on June 9. As students are excited about beginning their summer break, the experts state that report card is a good source for children in terms of informing them about areas that need to be improved. Ezgi Oral, Lecturer at IUE Vocational School of Health Services, Child Development Program, stated that report card reflected the performance of the student all throughout the year, and that was an indicator of a child’s output of academic development, not his/her personality.
The seminar titled, “Finance Talks-4”, organized by Department of International Trade and Finance, Faculty of Business, Izmir University of Economics welcomed Fuat Erbil, CEO of Garanti Bank, as a guest speaker. Erbil gave information about Turkish banking system and its main activities, and he stated that banking was one of the industries to have offered best opportunities to those who want to become leaders in their careers.
Senior students of Department of Fashion and Textile Design, Faculty of Fine Arts and Design, Izmir University of Economics, completed their education journey with “Fashion Loves Art” titled fashion show. IUE students displayed the ready-to-wear clothing they designed based on the theme fashion loves art at the graduation fashion show at IUE Ceremony Field. Also, the graduation exhibition of Faculty of Fine Arts and Design students’ took place before the fashion show.
The “Arabian Nights” turned into an intercultural design. The “Binbir Gece (One Thousand and One Nights)” titled lighting design of Anıl Nayır, junior from Department of Interior Architecture and Environmental Design, Faculty of Fine Arts and Design, Izmir University of Economics (IUE) and Lisa Forte from University of Florence, was selected as the “Most Poetic Design”.
Izmir University of Economics (IUE) has been crowned with complete success of its future, entrepreneurial engineers. Students of IUE Faculty of Engineering collected awards at the “6th Young Minds, New Ideas Project Market and Graduation Projects Joint Exhibition”. IUE Engineers collected 5 out of 7 awards in different categories at the contest in which one thousand students participated with 232 projects.
Car interior design meets comfort. Didem Çiftçi, student from Department of Electrical and Electronics, Faculty of Engineering, Izmir University of Economics (IUE), Emre İçöz, graduate, also from the same department, and Mert Gültekin, Master’s student at IUE Design Management Program, made custom design lighting for the car headliner by using LED technology.
Izmir’s cultural values, occupations, locations that are about to be forgotten came together in an online magazine. Arda Aydın, Ece Orus, and Tuğçe Vural, students from Department of Media and Communication, Faculty of Communication, Izmir University of Economics (IUE), gathered urban culture components together in a documentary magazine, titled www.arafdergi.com. Students report that they aim to transfer the real life experiences of the city, occupations and values that are about to be forgotten, to the next generation. They want to bring the past into the present based on stories of people.
The Satellite Tracking Group formed within the Department of Aerospace Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Izmir University of Economics, observed the Chinese Space Station Tiangong 2 for approximately five minutes as it passed 380 km above Italy, Greece and Çanakkale, Turkey. Tiangong 2 reached a minimum distance of 480 km from Izmir as it flew over Turkey at 22.10.
Students developed projects for university-industry collaboration, came up with solution recommendations for logistic concerns of companies as part of the innovative projects program held by Izmir University of Economics (IUE) Faculty of Business, Department of Logistics Management. Students designed warehouse design, social media analysis, fleet size profiling, logistics process analysis and improvement for companies Arkas, Delphi, Türk Migros, Whirlpool, Tuborg, TPI, Havi Lojistik, and N11.com.
The experts made recommendations to candidates who are worried about open-ended questions that will be asked for the first time in Undergraduate Placement Exams (LYS), a testing system thousands of students compete for university education every year.