April 13 – 19 is the “National Library Week” in the USA which was also celebrated in Turkey in early April. There were only a few articles about the event in Turkey, such as the assessment by Dogan Hizlan in Hurriyet, and, as far as the public is concerned, very few celebrations were held, if any. Taking advantage of a business trip that took me first to Boston (where the … [Read more...] about National Library Week in the USA and the April 20 Presentation as part of the Circle of Knowledge Celebrations at the Springfield Public Library, New Jersey April 16, 2008
This research investigated Russia’s past and today from its economical and political dimensions as well. Putin’s aim is to make Russia big and powerful country as how USSR was a strong government 15 years ago. Analyzes also show that’s since Putin’s term in Russia there’re much economical growth in Russia’s economy and political chaos has been changed to politically stability … [Read more...] about Political History and Economics of the Russian Federation in Vilademir Putin’s Leadership Period by Elnur MIKAYILOV
The second day conference began with a presentation by Prof. Dr. Justin McCharty, following brief opening statements by Gunay Evinch and Kaya Boztepe. The topic of McCharty's presentation was, "The Turks in America: the Creation of an Enduring Prejudice." As usual, the presentation was lively with a lot of anecdotes and slide showing of caricaturs of Turks from McCharty's new … [Read more...] about The Turkish American National Leadership Conference – Empowering Turkish Americans, Washington DC, March 17-19, 2011 – Part 2, March 18, Fridaday
The first day of a three day, The Turkish American National Leadership Conference - Empowering Turkish Americans, was concluded yesterday with the Ambassador's reception at the magnificient Turkish Embassy Residence in Washington DC. Prominent members of the Turkish-American community, students from several universities in and around WDC, including three 13 year old … [Read more...] about The Turkish American National Leadership Conference – Empowering Turkish Americans, Washington DC, March 17-19, 2011 – Part 1, March 17, Thursday.
Observations from the Leaders of Change Summit at the Istanbul Convention Centre as Kofi Annan gets ready to deliver the final speech. The youngest participant at the Leaders of Change Forum in Istanbul was an 11 year old boy, wearing a protocol tag with a name Konur Alp Ozguc, K was handwritten in front of Onur which was his father’s name on the tag (Attached … [Read more...] about Observations from the Leaders of Change Summit at the Istanbul Convention Center