Children drew their dreams, and learned about life with differences. Children, who came together at Izmir University of Economics (IUE) for two separate events, celebrated the April 23 National Sovereignty and Children's Day enthusiastically. While children established their own cities at the event organized by Association of Izmir Freelance Architects, 18 children with special education needs and their peers got involved in activities that develop their basic motor skills, an event co-organized by IUE Vocational School of Health Services and Special Olympics Turkey.
Audio description is opening up a new world of possibilities for visually impaired individuals. At the seminar titled “Audio Description as a Type of Translation and SEBEDER (Audio Description Association)” hosted by IUE Department of Translation and Interpretation, it was pointed out that audio description opened up new world of possibilities for the visually impaired by describing the visuals, feelings, silently emerging situations in films and TV series.
Sector leaders met with students at the “Bi’ Dünya İş” titled conference series organized by the Vocational School of Izmir University of Economics (IUE).
Izmir University of Economics (IUE) brings those who make a difference in business life together with the professionals. Managers in business life, who make a difference with breakthroughs in business life, will share their experiences at the “3rd Human Resources Summit” intended for human resources managers and employees. The Summit with “Ethics in Human Resources” titled theme, co-organized by IUE Career Guidance Center and IUE Alumni Relations Office, will be held on 19 April 2019 at IUE Conference Hall at 10.00.
Izmir University of Economics (IUE) celebrated the 18th anniversary of its establishment with a ceremony held on Balçova Campus. Mahmut Özgener, President of IUE Board of Trustees, pointed that young people were their biggest reassurance in a rapidly changing world. President Özgener said, “Our school stays away from a classical education model and raises students who are interested in new world, new technologies, new media. We need new masterminds, approaches, thrills in today’s world where digital technologies change the fate of economics and trade especially. Young people are our biggest reassurance in a rapidly changing world. The more education, confidence, and opportunities we provide them, the quicker we can adapt to the new world.”
The “Post-Election Turkish Economy” has been discussed in collaboration with Izmir University of Economics (IUE) and İktisat ve Toplum Dergisi (Journal of Economics and Society). Prof. Dr. Asaf Savaş Akat, Faculty Member of Bilgi University, Prof. Dr. Serdar Sayan, Faculty Member of TOBB Economics and Technology University, Ömer Faruk Çolak, Editor of Journal of Economics and Society, and Prof. Dr. Oğuz Esen, Faculty Member of Izmir University of Economics, attended the event as speakers, which took place on IUE Balçova Campus.
Children with special needs and their peers become “little athletes” at Izmir University of Economics (IUE). 10 children with autism and 10 typically developing children come together and develop basic motor skills, and overcome differences as part of the collaboration between IUE Vocational School of Health Services and Special Olympics Turkey.
Izmir University of Economics (IUE), ranked among the first 101 – 200 universities worldwide to contribute to the society most under the “Decent Work and Economic Growth”, “Industry, Innovation, and Infrastructure”, “Sustainable Cities and Communities” areas in University Impact Rankings 2019 held by the Times Higher Education (THE), London based leading provider of higher education data for the world's research-led institutions.
Prof. Dr. Murat Aşkar, Rector of Izmir University of Economics (IUE), Prof. Dr. Yusuf Hakan Abacıoğlu, Dean of IUE Faculty of Medicine, and Lecturer Burçin Önder, Director of IUE Vocational School, visited SağKal Umut Atölyeleri (Sağkal Association Hope Workshop). SağKal, (Quality in Healthcare) is an association, which aims to increase awareness about each topic and field affecting human health, ensure healthcare organizations and institutions provide quality services and goods, popularize perception of quality in purchase of services and goods, and offer education and training needed by organizations and institutions aiming for quality in managing processes and procedures.
Assoc. Prof. Karpat, Faculty Member from Department of Physics, Faculty of Arts and Science, Izmir University of Economics (IUE), has been deemed worthy of the Science Academy’s Young Scientist Awards Program (BAGEP) Award. Assoc. Prof. Göktuğ Karpat has been one of the 43 academics to receive this award nationwide.