Ankara University concludes centennial celebrations of the Turkish Republic with a special commemorative publication
17 January 2024 | From our Members
The University of Ankara launched a special publication with the highlights of its celebrations of the 100 years of the foundation of the Turkish Republic. The university celebrated the centenary throughout the year 2023 with 100 events across different areas, including health, law, economy, sports, culture, and politics.
One of the highlights was the 618th meeting of the Senate of Ankara University in the building of the 2nd Turkish Grand National Assembly, which serves today as the Republic’s Museum. Celebrations also included a torch lighting procession with around ten thousand people from the academic community, the award ceremony “The 100s of Sports”, and a mail art exhibition.
Read the commemorative publication in detail, here.
Ankara University and UNICA
AnKara University joined UNICA in 2011 and is one of the two Turkish members in the network. The university has collaborated with the network at different levels, including having a representative in the UNICA Steering Committee in 2019 and hosting the UNICA IRO Meeting in 2014.