2 February 2021. Professors continue to protest.

Professors continue daily protest as homophobic assault against protesters intensifies at Boğaziçi University #AsagiBakmayacagiz

2 February 2021
The New York Times – Carlotta Gall – Feb 1, 11:29 AM

ISTANBUL — For several weeks — rain, shine, or even snow — a rebellion has been underway in one of the most hallowed establishments of Turkish academia: the campus of Bogazici University in Istanbul. Every day, faculty members

2 February 2021. Professors continue to protest.

 

After it was announced that Dr. Oğuzhan Aygören, a lecturer from Boğaziçi University, was appointed as an advisor to Melih Bulu, Aygören has released a statement and said, “It is impossible for me to accept this duty.”
Detained by the police during their protests against the appointed rector at and outside the South Campus of Boğaziçi University, 98 students have been released from detention after giving their statements at the police department.
Presidential Communications Director Fahrettin Altun has shared a decision with the signature of rector Melih Bulu and announced that Boğaziçi University’s LGBTI Studies Candidate Club has been closed, arguing that the protests are “about it all.”

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