Sorrowful day of Near East University, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Atila Türk, one of the most prominent figures of Near East University passed away after a six months hospitalization.
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Atila Türk was regarded as one of the most prominent and respected figures in his field due to his extraordinary skills in using the language and specializing on the field subjects. Assoc. Prof. Dr. Türk served quite a long time at the Faculty of Communication of Near East University. During his service at the university, he always emphasized that he regarded the Near East University as his home and his students and colleagues as his family. A funeral ceremony was organized by the Rectorate of Near East University with participation of many of his colleagues and students, and following the speeches delivered in memory of him by his colleagues and students, he was buried to Nicosia Cemetery, nearby the campus of Near East University.