Nov. 10th Program for Commemoration of Atatürk

Start of the Event: 
10.11.2019, Sunday - 09:00
Event Category: 
Event Place: 
In front of Atatürk’s Monument
Organizer Name: 
Social and Cultural Affairs
Event Details: 

Sunday, November 10, 2019 marks the 81st anniversary of the loss of our commander-in-chief and head teacher Mustafa Kemal Atatürk, whose progressive reforms shaped the modern Turkey. On this significant day, a program in memory of the Great Leader Atatürk, the founder of the contemporary and democratic Republic of Turkey, will be held on campus.  

November 10th Program: 

09.05: Moment of Silence (In front of Atatürk’s Monument) 
09.20:  Commemoration Ceremony - Culture and Convention Centre, Amfi 3 
09.25: Slide Show, by METU GİSAM 
09.35: Atatürk's Favourite Folk Songs by the Folklore Club 
09.45: "Peak of the Modernization in Turkey: Mustafa Kemal Atatürk" by Assoc. Prof.  Dr. Elnur Ağayev (The speech will be delivered in Turkish)