Atılım University Commemorated Atatürk on November 10

Martyr Mustafa Kemal, the Founder of the Republic of Turkey, was commemorated at Atılım University on the 83rd anniversary of his passing.

The ceremony in Atılım Square opened when Atılım University President Prof. Dr. Yıldırım Üçtuğ wreathed the Atatürk Monument at 9.00 in the morning.  Then followed a minute of silence at 9.05, and the National Anthem ceremony. The ceremony closed with Atatürk's Address to Turkish Youth recited in unison by our students, as well as our academic and administrative staff.