Thursday, April 16, 2009

Turkish Day 2009

Turkish Student Association
cordially invites you to
the 2nd annual
Monday, April 20th, 2009
Campus Center Ballroom
7:00 - 9:30pm

• Remarks by President George Philip and Ambassador Robert Gosende

• International education plans by Vice Provost Ray Bromley

• Personal experiences by Professor of Sociology Sam Friedman

• Catered Turkish food

• Turkish coffee demo

• Ebru (paper marbling) demo

Nasrettin Hoca show

• Live Turkish folk and pop music

• Turkish folk dance choreography

Join us for a night of cultural entartainment!
The event is free and open to all.
See the event flyer.

Brought to you by
University at Albany, SUNY

Sponsored by
Graduate Student Organization
GSO Programming Committee
GSO Multicultural Affirmative Action Committee
Office of Diversity and Affirmative Action
Office of Multicultural Student Success
Office of International Education

Wednesday, April 15, 2009

Day of Inclusion

Turkish Student Association participated in the First Annual Day of Inclusion that was held on Wednesday, April 15, 2009 in the UAlbany Campus Center Ballroom as one of the representative cultural organizations. In its display table, Turksa volunteers handed out flyers for upcoming events and promotional materials about Turksa, and displayed advertorial documents about Turkey.

Full day of events included film screenings and discussions, tablings by various organizations, food from different cultures, and a panel discussion on diversity in higher education. The Day of Inclusion was sponsored by UAlbany's Office of Diversity and Affirmative Action, University Auxillary Services, Black Faculty and Staff Association, Alianza Latina, Office of Multicultural Student Success, and National Society of Collegiate Scholars.