Graduate Student Organization (GSO) of the University at Albany awarded Turkish Student Association with the
2008 GSO Most Culturally Enriching RGSO Award
for "organizing various multi-cultural events with engaging in alternative ways of fundraising, collaborating with various GSO committees and university offices to improve programming capacity and quality, and utilizing creative ways of outreach and advertising."
Turksa vice president Çağrı Özköse-Bıyık received the award from Dr. Ray Bromley, Director of the Office of International Education, at the GSO End-of-Year Gala and Award Ceremony held at a cruise on Hudson River on Sunday afternoon of May 4th, 2008. After receiving the award on the behalf of Turksa, Çağrı sang an Azeri-Turkish song for the event attendees.
Turksa thanks GSO and the award committee for their decision and looks forward to organizing more activities to contribute to UAlbany community.