BY MAHİR HASSAN MİAN (ECON/II)
Name: Maryam Azimli
Department: Computer Science
Country of Origin: Azerbaijan
What do you like best about Turkey?
The kindness in people.
Are there any similarities between Turkey and your home country?
Our culture and dishes are very similar.
What will you miss most about Bilkent/Turkey?
My university years.
What’s your favorite place on campus, and why?
The hammocks area on main campus. I like to rest in them.
What’s your favorite Turkish food and/or favorite part of Turkish culture?
“Lokma tatlısı” is my favorite dessert.
Where do you expect to see yourself 10 years from now?
Pursuing my career while building a family.
What’s the hardest challenge you’ve handled in Turkey?
Taking care of myself.
What places have you visited in Turkey, and which one is your favorite?
I have been in different cities and have seen many historical places; however, my favorite place has been Bahçelievler. It is always so energetic there.
What’s an interesting question or comment you hear frequently at Bilkent/in Turkey?
“Salak mısın yaaaaa” (Not forgetting to prolong the ‘a’ at the end)
Describe yourself in three words.
Hardworking, kind, cute