Dr. Elvan Ergülen, TUBITAK-BIDEB 2232 scholar and post-doctoral fellow in Izmir University of
Economics, School of Medicine, has received a ‘’poster award’’ for her project entitled ‘’DNAJA1 as a
Novel Interacting Partner of Human Transglutaminase 2’’, which was also selected for oral
presantation, in FEBS Advanced Lecture Course “Extracellular Matrix: Cell Regulation, Epigenetics &
Modeling”, held in the Conference and Cultural Centre of the University of Patras, 27th Sept - 2nd
Oct 2018, organized by Prof. Nikos Karamanos, vice rector of the University of Patras, Greece.
IEU Cinema and Digital Media Department cooperated with Başka Sinema for the film festival which took place in Ayvalık from the 5th to the 10th of October, 2018.
Izmir University of Economics (IUE) is getting ready to carry the “increasing graduate education rates in order to enhance the occupational licensing and competency of teachers” goal into effect, which is in the 100-Day Action Plan of Ministry of National Education announced by President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan.
Students will get ready for job interviews professionally. A protocol has been signed between Mahmut Özgener, President of Board of Trustees, Izmir University of Economics (IUE) and Makbule Dank, Acting Provincial Director of Turkish Employment Agency (ISKUR), Izmir in order to carry out ISKUR’s “İş Kulübü, Bu Kulüpte İş Var (Job Club)” event at IUE Vocational School.
“September 30th International Translation Day” was celebrated with an event organized by Translation and Interpretation Department of Izmir University of Economics. The ceremony started with the opening speech of Prof. Dr. İsmihan Bayramoğlu, the Dean of the Faculty of Arts and Sciences, focusing on translation and the contributions of reading the world classics to cognitive wealth. The ceremony continued with the speech delivered by Prof. Dr. Neslihan Kansu-Yetkiner, Head of Translation and Interpretation Department, touching on the origin and significance of International Translation Day.
Izmir University of Economics (IUE) Vocational School (VS) welcomed the new academic year. Coordinatorships within the IUE Vocational School have been introduced and information on projects such as “Çıraklar Ustalara Soruyor (Apprentices Asking Masters)”, “Graduate Success Stories, “MYO Prodüksiyon(VS Production)”, which will be carried out through the year, has been shared with the audience at the ceremony held at IUE Conference Hall.
Department of Nursing, Faculty of Health Sciences, Izmir University of Economics (IUE) held the “1st International Nursing Leadership and Professional Organization Workshop” and the “1st National Surgical Nursing Education Workshop”. The workshop, co-organized with Turkish Society of Surgical and Operating Room Nurses, addressed the international professional organization of nurses, and the curriculum of nursing education in Turkey.
Turkish and Japanese interior architecture students designed student housing at Izmir's 8.500-year-old prehistoric settlement: Yeşilova Tumulus. 9 Japanese and 11 Turkish students conducted on-site examination in Izmir and displayed their joint projects as part of the collaboration between Department of Interior Architecture and Environmental Design, Izmir University of Economics (IUE) and Chiba University Department of Architecture.
2018 – 2019 season of olive’s journey, one of the nature’s best gift to humanity, to transform into olive oil began. This year's harvest is expected to hit 1.5 million tons. While 423 thousand tons will be used as olives and 1 million 77 thousand tons for olive oil. 193 thousand tons olive oil is expected to come out of that.
Cansu Sönmez, Graduate of Department of Sociology, Izmir University of Economics (IUE), will continue her successful journey in education in Italy following her studies in England. Upon completing her Master’s in Criminology with a scholarship at University of Plymouth, England, Sönmez will start her Ph.D. with a full scholarship at the Gran Sasso Science Institute in Italy.