A child dreams He dreams of becoming a hero Someone who can make a difference Aspirations, education, the good life good life Sacrifices must be made Things can’t always be the same When the bird’s old enough to leave the nest Goodbye to friends and all the rest No candle-fire or lights There’s a…Details
Lock-In 2 was about resilience in watching films. It started at 7 pm and ended at 7 am. The theme of this year’s Lock-In was ”Freaks” and some truly freaked out. Especially Elephant Man and Tommy were most impressive.
It was the first time we were competing in the Elevator Pitch which is about presenting an idea you have to a CEO in a simulation of an elevator which is going down from the 16th floor to the ground floor in 60 seconds. 22 students from 10 schools competed in this interesting format. Ferkan…Details
Acclaimed debaters, judges and champions of many world debate tournaments John Ashbourne and John Gallagher mentored the debate and public speaking training DYV (Discover Your Voice) at the school. We had the pleasure of welcoming different schools who were interested in the subject, along with advisors who got training on the issue too.
There were 20 highschool teams and 108 university teams to compete with each other in the Boğaziçi Debate Tournament. Açı A Team (Nathan Candaner & Dağlar Özkan) had a great success and came 3rd in the high school listing. Açı D Team (Rahime İsmetova & Atakan Paksoy) also debated with great success and came 9th…Details
Experienced debaters Kaan Özçelik, Can Aşardağ, Kaan Hamilton and İlhan Mertsoy presented the intricate details and some funny hints and facts about debating to the students of middle school. The amount of incessant questions were a sign of the ambitious and excited interest among the youngsters.
Interviewee: Maria Lundhammar Interviewer: Max Elden 1) What is your average weekday and weekend like? – How many hours do you go to school? Weekdays, I study from 8.30 to around 15.00 in the Gymnasium. – How many hours of homework do u have weekdays & weekends? – How many hours do u have for…Details
Interviewee: Wendy Provence Interviewer: Ülker Hızal 1) What is your average weekday and weekend like? – How many hours per day do you go to school? Not more than five and a half hours. – How many hours of homework do you have on weekdays & weekends? Around two to three hours. – How many…Details
“Objectivity does not mean having no opinions.” James Poniewozikwrites the above in an article criticizing Washington Post for not letting its staff write their opinions about events in their Twitter accounts. He says that everybody has an opinion about things that happen around them and this shows that they are able to comprehend and differ…Details
China is a populated country. In China , a family who will not obey the rule of one-child policy, will get punished. This policy is very important for China’s future. Because of its population (1 billion 295 million) people are having problems so goverment has enacted a law; ‘’One-child law’’. Every family has to have…Details
Interviewee: Ales Pavlicek Interviewer: Erman Ermihan 1) How many hours per day do you go to school? It depends on a day. Sometimes I’m there for 6 hours, sometimes longer- up to 10 hours. How many hours of homework do you have on weekdays & weekends? During a week I spend usually about 1-2 hours…Details