4 × 4 Cup Monster Near East University … Near East University: 75 – Fenerbahçe: 59

As the winner of both the Turkish Women’s Basketball Super League and the Turkish Cup in 2016-2017 regular season, Near East University faced Fenerbahçe, the other finalist of the Turkish Women’s Basketball Super League, for the Turkish Presidential Cup on Wednesday 27 December 2017. With its broad roster, Near East University has been exhibiting great form since the beginning of the season. Near East University maintained their momentum with a more comfortable 75-69 win by defeating Fenerbahçe. According to the info released by Near East University Sports Club, two contender teams of Turkish Women’s Basketball Super League; Near East University and Fenerbahçe competed for Turkish Women’s Basketball Presidential Cup at Gaziantep Karataş Şahinbey Sports Hall at 17:00 on Wednesday 27 December 2017. Near East University defeated Fenerbahçe 75-59 and won Turkish Presidential Cup for the first time in its history. Being the winner of FIBA EuroCup Women, Turkish Cup, and Turkish Women’s Basketball Super League Cup, Near East University has crowned their three champs with Turkish Women’s Basketball Presidential Cup. Thus, Near East University has won all the cups that they set as their goal for 2017. Near East University Women’s Basketball Team started the game with Courtney Vandersloot, Kayla McBride, Sandrine Gruda, Cansu Köksal and Bahar Çağlar. Quanitra Hollingsworth, who hadn’t been on the courts since she experienced an injury on November 18, started on the bench and then took place in the game. The game between Near East University and Fenerbahçe was a breathtaking one and it lived up the expectations when the two teams clashed for Turkish Presidential Cup on Wednesday night. It was a perfect night for Near East University as they defeated Fenerbahçe 75-59 and won the Cup. Kayla McBride netted 22 points while Jantel Lavender added 14 points and 7 rebounds, Courtney Vandersloot weighted in with 11 points and 8 assists, and Sandrine Gruda added 8 rebounds. Kayla McBride was named as the Most Valuable Player (MVP) of the game. Standouts: Near East University: Bahar Çağlar 10 points, 4 rebounds, 3 assists, Cansu Köksal 9 points, 1 rebound, 1 assist, Kayla McBride 21 points, 3 rebounds, 2 assists, Courtney Vandersloot 11 points, 2 rebounds, 8 assists, Jantel Lavender 14 points, 7 rebounds, 3 assists, Sandrine Gruda 10 points, 8 rebounds. Fenerbahçe: Anastasiya Verameyenka 13 points, 9 rebounds, 1 assists, Birsel Demirmen Vardarlı 11 points, 6 rebounds, 3 assists, Pelin Bilgiç 11 points, 5 rebounds, 2 assists.

Organized by Near East University, Conference Series on ‘100 Reasons to Produce Science’ hosted Prof. Dr. Okyay KAYNAK, who has many worldwide awards for his scholar studies in the field of Electric Electronics

Having been scheduled to host worldwide renowned 100 Turkish scientists, the Conference Series on “100 Reasons to Produce Science” aim to provide platform for scientists to address scientific issues, to present their studies and share their information and experiences with Near East University academics and students. Conference Series continues to host scientists who are forerunners of scientific studies in their fields. Within the scope of the Conference Series, Near East University hosted Professor Okyay KAYNAK as the keynote speaker of the sixth forum. Technological Change in the Last 20 Years was discussed The Directorate of Press and Public Relations Office of Near East University released that Professor Okyay KAYNAK addressed thoroughly the technological changes occurred within the last two decades, especially erosion control technology and convergence of emerging technologies. Touching upon the significant developments in these fields, Professor KAYNAK explained that an array of developments fueled convergence of emerging technologies. Throwing light upon the four main stages on industrial revolution, Professor KAYNAK stated that industry was currently at stage four that defined as Factory System. Touching upon the importance of integration of new industry solutions like cloud services, big data and emerging approaches in cyber physical systems, he also addressed issues such as blending the concepts with each other, blending knowledge, communication and technology-assisted approaches. Prof. Dr. Okyay KAYNAK also delivered information on changes in approaches in various fields ranging from industrial electronics to industrial computing as well as changes observed in industry including cyber physical systems. Another tree has been planted in name of Prof. Dr. Okyay KAYNAK in the “Near East Forest of Scientists”…. At the end of his presentation, Professor KAYNAK answered the respective questions directed to him. Expressing his pride of being invited to such an outstanding conference, Professor KAYNAK extended his appreciations to NEU Rectorate, faculty members and students for their intense interest in the conference. Attending the conference on behalf of Near East University, the Vice Rector Prof. Dr. Mustafa KURT extended his appreciations to Professor ÇAĞIN and presented him a plaque of thanks in recognition of his unique contributions to the conference. Highlighting NEU’s commitment to ensure all possibilities for scientific studies, Vice Rector Professor KURT expressed that another tree had been planted in Near East Forest of Scientists in name of Professor KAYNAK. Vice Rector Professor Mustafa KURT also presented Professor KAYNAK a certificate demonstrating the tree planted in his name in Near East Forest of Scientists. Who is Prof. Dr. Okyay KAYNAK? Okyay KAYNAK received the B.Sc. degree with first class honors and Ph.D. degrees in electronic and electrical engineering from the University of Birmingham, UK, in 1969 and 1972 respectively .From 1972 to 1979, he held various positions within the industry. In 1979, he joined the Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Bogazici University, Istanbul, Turkey, where he is presently a Full Professor. He has served as the Chairman of the Computer Engineering and the Electrical and Electronic Engineering Departments and as the Director of Biomedical Engineering Institute at this university. Currently, he is the UNESCO Chair on Mechatronics and the Director of Mechatronics Research and Application Centre.He has hold long-term Visiting Professor/Scholar positions at various institutions in Japan, Germany, U.S., Singapore and China. He has recently been awarded the prestigious “1000 People” Program professorship at Harbin Institute of Technology, China. He currently carries out research in the fields of intelligent control and mechatronics. He has authored three books, edited five and authored or coauthored more than 400 papers that have appeared in various journals, books and conference proceedings. Professor KAYNAK is a fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE). He has served on the Editorial or Advisory Boards of a number of scholarly journals. Currently he serves as the Editor-in-Chief of IEEE/ASME Trans. on Mechatronics. Professor Kaynak is active in international organizations, has served on many committees of IEEE and was the president of IEEE Industrial Electronics Society during 2002-2003. He received IEEE Third Millennium Medal (2001), IEEE/IES Anthony J. Hornfeck Service Award (2005) and IEEE/IES Dr.-Ing. Eugene Mittelman Achievement Award (2011).

Near East University swimmers have left their marks on the year of 2017 by setting new TRNC records and age records

Achieving successful results in swimming races held in our country and in Turkey in 2017, Near East University swimming team has set new 41 records in different swimming categories. According to the press release issued by the Directorate of Press and Public Relations Office of Near East University, a press conference was held at RA25 Sports Hall under the helm of Asst. Prof. Dr. Hakan Atamtürk, Head of the Department of Health, Culture and Sports of Near East University. The swimming coaches Mehmet Gürcenk and Ergüder Oyal and NEU’s record-holder swimmers attended the meeting as well. At the meeting, the press members were provided with information regarding the success achieved in races in 2017 by NEU swimming team consisting of Doğukan Ulaç, Buğra Korahan, Mert Toto, Emre Ersoy, Cahit Bozatlı, Orhan Özyiğit, Beren Çakır, and Hasan Hüseyin Çakır. The swimming coaches delivered information about the trainings and goals for the coming year. The swimmers also shared their views and feelings. Hakan Atamtürk: “It is very gratifying to set new TRNC and age records both in our country and in Turkey” Delivering the opening speech of the meeting, Hakan Atamtürk, Head of Health Culture and Sports Office, stated that the Olympic Indoor Swimming Pool that launched in 1997 within the body of the university provided them with vast opportunities to raise swimmers who had realized great accomplishments so far. “Comparing with other sports branches, swimming requires more labor and an arduous process; our swimmers realized great accomplishments by training and working out seven days a week” said he. Underlining the crucial role of commitment, family support, and motivation and disciplined work in achieving success, Atamtürk expressed his feelings: “It is very gratifying to achieve great success and break records in championships that held in our country and in Turkey. I hope these outstanding accomplishments will set an example for future swimmers” said he. At the end of his remarks, Atamtürk underlined that they; as Near East University, would provide all financial and moral support for their athletes. Symbolic swimming caps were prepared…… Expressing that they prepared special swimming caps indicating that the swimmer is a record holder, Atamtürk stated that the record holder swimmers would wear these swimming caps in the next races. Mehmet Gürcenk: “Our goal is to participate in the Olympics Swimming Competitions” Addressing the press members, Coach Mehmet Gürcenk highlighted the importance of success-oriented training and self-discipline in achieving their goals. Drawing attention to the arduous process and devoted efforts exerted by the athletes, Gürcenk stated that the athletes practiced and worked out in an intense tempo and in a disciplined manner seven days a week, sometimes twice a day, alongside their educational courses. Ergüder Oyal: “We are working hard to take place at top points in competitive swimming” Touching upon the significant role of having a swimming pool such as NEU Olympic Indoor Swimming Pool in realizing success in various styles of swimming, Ergüder Oyal stated that swimming had a very distinctive training program compared to other sport events. Underlining that the athletes had been working 2.5-3 hours a day, 7 days a week including double training, Oyal stated that successes had been achieved as a result of disciplined, stable and serious work. “We have set it as our mission to participate in the Olympics” The record-holder swimmers also expressed their views and underlined that they had been trying to do their best by working hard devotedly in a disciplined manner. They voiced their determination to achieve new accomplishments. Stating that there were many factors contributing to success, they highlighted the crucial role of self-discipline, stability and contributions provided by the coaches and Near East University. They highlighted that their next goal was the Turkish National Team and the Olympics. Achievements of Near East Swimmers Doğukan Ulaç: Turkish National Team Selection Competition: 400m Freestyle 04: 07.94 TRNC Record, 400m Freestyle (Final) 04: 06:34 TRNC Record, 1500 m Freestyle 16: 21.75 Turkey’s number one, TRNC Record. Samsung Cross-Continental Swimming Race 6.5 km. 1st in the 18-24 age category and 2nd in the general classification. NCWS Federation Peace Cup: 200m Medley: 02: 16.87 TRNC Record, 100m Freestyle: 00: 53.14 TRNC Record, Turkcell Turkish Young and Open Age Swimming Championships: 400 m. Free: 04: 00.03 TRNC Record. Buğra Korahan: NCWS Federation Individual medley Swimming Championship: 100 m. 01: 03.32 TRNC Record, NCWS Federation Stars and Grand Prix Championship: 50 m. Backstroke: 00: 26.79 TRNC Record, Turkish Short Course Swimming Championships: 50 m. Butterfly: 00: 25.61 TRNC Record, 50m Backstroke: 00: 26.53 TRNC Record, 100m Backstroke: 00: 58.49 TRNC Record, Turkcell Turkish Young and Open Age Swimming Championships: 100 m. Backstroke: 00: 58.34 TRNC Record 100 m Backstroke (Final) 00: 58.05 TRNC Record. Mert Toto: Ömer Aslanoğlu Swimming Championship: 100 m. Breaststroke: 01: 10.10 TRNC Record, 50 m Breaststroke: 00: 30.73 TRNC Record. Emre Ersoy: Turkish Individual Medley Swimming Championships: 200 m. Freestyle: 02: 14.58 Age-13 Record, 50 m Backstroke: 00: 31.21 Age-13 Record, 100 m short course medley: 01: 10.60 Age-13 Record, NCWS Federation Individual Swimming Championship: 50 m. Freestyle: 00: 27.36 Age-13 Record, 100 m. Freestyle: 01: 00.80 Age-13 Record, Ömer Aslanoğlu Swimming Championship: 200 m. Freestyle: 02: 17.36 Age-13 Record, MNE Kids and Juniors Swimming Championship: 50 m. Freestyle: 00: 27.35 Age-13 Record, NCWS Federation Individual Swimming Championship: 50 m. Freestyle: 00: 27.08 Age-13 Record, Turkish Short Course Swimming Championships: 50 m. Freestyle: 00: 26.28 Age-13 Record, 100 m. Freestyle: 01: 00.67 Age 13 Record, 50 m. Backstroke: 00: 30.38 Age-13 Record, 100 m. Backstroke: 01: 08.70 Age 13-14 Record, Turkcell Turkish Short Course Swimming Championships: 50 m. Backstroke: 00: 29.25 bronze medal (3rd place) winner, Age-13-14 Record, 100 m. Butterfly: 01: 02.85 13-14 Age Record, 50 m Freestyle: 00: 25.85 13-14-15-16 Age Record, 100 m Medley: 01: 05.88 13-14-15-16-17-18 Age Record. 50 m. Butterfly: 00: 28.33 13-14 Age Record, 100 m. Freestyle: 00: 58.23 Age-13 Record. Orhan Özyiğit: NCWS Federation Stars and Grand Prix Swimming Championship: 50 m. Backstroke: 00: 28.58 U 18 Record. Cahit Bozatlı: MNE Kids and Juniors Swimming Championship: 200 m. Butterfly: 02.40.41 Age-14 Record, Turkish Short Course Swimming Championships: 200 m. Butterfly: 02: 29.59 Age-14 Record. Beren Cakır: NCWS Federation Individual Swimming Championship: 100 m. Medley 01: 25.77 Age-11 Record, NCWS Federation Individual Swimming Championship: 50 m. Backstroke: 00: 38.88 Age-11 Record, 100 m. Medley: 01: 25.14 Age-11 Record Hasan Huseyin Cakır: NCWS Federation Individual Swimming Championship: 400 m. Freestyle: 06: 32.33 Age-10 Record.

Near East University was represented at the International Congress on Pulmonary Diseases that held in Milan

Near East University Hospital was represented at the ERS International Congress, which is the largest and most outstanding respiratory meeting in the world that brings together professionals from all areas of respiratory medicine. Endorsed by the European Respiratory Society (ERS), the International Congress on Pulmonary Diseases was held in Milano. More than 230 participants coming from 11 different countries participated in the Congress. According to the press release issued by the Directorate of Press and Public Relations Office of Near East University, Professor Finn Rasmussen from the Department of Allergy, Sleep and Respiratory Medicine of Near East University Hospital represented Near East University at the ERS International Congress with a presentation on ‘Association between fitness and lung function in children and young adults’. Since the presentation was unique in terms of being the first study in its field, it was highly regarded by the attending body. Professor Finn Rasmussen’s Method (Ultrasonography in Diagnosing Lung Diseases), which has a place in world’s medicine literature, has begun to be used by many physicians across the globe. Delivering explanations about the Congress, Professor Finn Rasmussen, the Head of the Department of Thoracic Diseases of Near East University Hospital, stated that his presentation attracted intensive interest as the subject of the presentation was investigated for the first time in the world. Professor F. Rasmussen stated that his presentation provided information based on his research study on ‘Association between fitness and lung function in children and young adults’. Professor F. Rasmussen also underlined that his 2014 study on ‘Application of Lung Ultrasonography in the Diagnosis of Patients Referred to Hospital with Respiratory Complaints” had a place in world medicine literature. He highlighted that doctors in many countries had begun to use his Ultrasonography Method in diagnosing pulmonary diseases. Touching upon the extreme importance of accurate and timely diagnosis for efficient treatment and the prognosis of pulmonary diseases, Professor Rasmussen stated that thoracic ultrasonography with a high sensitivity and diagnostic accuracy was a cost-effective and safe method. Indicating that EU doctors had started to receive special trainings to learn the use of thoracic ultrasonography method in diagnosing patients with respiratory distress, Professor Finn Rasmussen expressed that he was proud and happy with this situation.

An Exhibition to exhibit the Near East University Atatürk Faculty of Education students’ projects has been realised

Near East University Atatürk Faculty of Education Department of Pre-School Teaching, students have done projects as part of their Portfolio Preparation for the Pre-school period Course, and Graphics and Animation Course. Their projects have been initially exhibited at the Fine Arts Exhibition Hall of the NEU Education Palace, then at the NEU Pre-School building to enable pre-school teachers and students the chance to examine the projects closely. The exhibition received a lot of visitors… According to the press release issued by the Directorate of Press and Public Relatiosn of Near East University, the exhibition was opened by Dean of Atatürk Faculty of Education Prof. Dr. Hüseyin Uzunboylu; Head of Department Assoc. Prof. Dr. Aşkın Kiraz; Head of Department Dr. Ezgi Gömeçli Ulu; Assis. Prof. Dr. Engin Baysen; Academic Member Şebnem Güldal Kan; and Teachers in charge of the courses Specialists Dervişe Amca Toklu and Yücehan Yücesoy. Prof. Uzunboylu: “Events such as this exhibition are very important in the lives of students’ career live, as they provide experience in the field” Making an opening speech, Prof. Dr. Hüseyin Uzunboylu stated that the Portfolio Preparation for the Pre-School Period Course, and Graphic and Animation Course were two significant courses within the education program of raising pre-school teachers. He added that they were always ready to support teachers to be regarding carrying out applications. Furthermore, he stated that technology enhanced education was another significant aspect of pre-school teaching and learning and in this regard, they as the Atatürk Faculty of Education, they aimed to raise teachers who follow up on latest technologies to be used in education so as to provide quality and creativity in education. It was pointed out that the exhibition was organised by Department of Pre-School Teaching Specialists Dervişe Amca Toklu and Uz. Yücehan Yücesoy; and the pieces exhibited at the exhibition were highly liked. Moreover, it was stated that while the exhibition was exhibited especially for the Pre-School Teachers and students, they had found the chance to examine closely the projects done by the Near East University Atatürk Faculty of Education students. In addition to the above, it was stated that the exhibition included basic topics, colours, shapes, sensory organs, vehicles, dimensions, special days, puppets and free works all of which were prepared in accordance with the age and development of pre-school children. Furthermore, the visitors of the exhibition made remarks regarding what they had observed at the exhibition and stated that there was a lot of creativity included, alongside teaching through animation, teaching concepts through animation, and raising awareness of children on various issues related to that age group.

Near East University Faculty of Pharmacy students receive “Scientific Support Award” and “The Best Scientific Poster Presentation Award”

Participating in a congress regarding oncology, Near East University Faculty of Pharmacy projects prepared by students receive “The Best Scientific Poster Presentation Award” and “The Scientific Support Award”. According to the press release issued by the Directorate of Press and Public Relations of Near East University, Near East University Faculty of Pharmacy students, Pelin Akçin and Nevzat Biran, represented the NEU by participating in the 7th Oncology Pharmacy Congress held on 16-18 November 2017, in Çeşme, Izmir. At this congress, which brought many specialists together, the projects prepared by the students received awards. The Congress included an application workshop, verbal presentation and poster presentations. Resultantly, the person in charge of the Drug Information Centre of Near East University Hospital, and Doctorate student of the Department of Clinical Pharmacy Faculty of Pharmacy Nevzat Birand won “The Best Scientific Poster Presentation Award” via “Patient education and Compliance with the treatment at the Near East University Hospital, Oncology Clinic, winning 1000TL and the right to be invited to the 8th Oncology Pharmacy congress. Student at the Near East Universıty, Pelin Akçin won the “Scientific Support Award” via her poster named as “Nivolumab in Lung Cancer” and 500TL for Scientific Support Award! Furthermore, Pelin Akçin and Nevzat Birand received their awards by Chair of Oncology Pharmacy Association of Turkey, and Academic Member of the Near East University Faculty of Pharmacy-Clinical Pharmacy, specialist Ahmet Sami Boşnak.

Near East University and Fenerbahçe will compete for Turkish Women’s Basketball Presidential Cup

The Turkish Women’s Basketball Presidential Cup is the professional basketball women’s club super cup competition. It usually takes place between the winner of the Turkish Women’s Super League and the winner of the Turkish Cup. Since Near East University is the winner of both the Turkish Super League and the Turkish Cup in 2016-2017 regular season, Fenerbahçe, the other finalist of the Turkish Women’s Basketball Super League, will be the rival of the Near East University for the Turkish Presidential Cup on Wednesday 27 December 2017. According to the info released by Near East University Sports Club, two contender teams of Turkish Women’s Basketball Super League; Near East University and Fenerbahçe will compete to win the Presidential Cup. This breathtaking game will take place at Gaziantep Karataş Şahinbey Sports Hall at 17:00 (Turkey’s local time 18:00) on Wednesday 27 December 2017. Basketball enthusiasts can watch this thrilling game live on TRT Spor. Being the winner of FIBA EuroCup Women, Turkish Cup, and Turkish Women’s Basketball Super League Cup in the previous season, Near East University will fight to crown their three champs with Turkish Women’s Basketball Presidential Cup. Fenerbahçe and Hatay Büyükşehir Belediye faced for Turkish Women’s Basketball Presidential Cup last year and Hatay won the Cup by defeating Fenerbahçe 60-55. 11 times Fenerbahçe, 8 times Galatasaray, twice Adana Botaş, once Beşiktaş, Mersin BŞB and Hatay BŞB won Turkish Women’s Basketball Presidential Cup.
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