Former Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus (TRNC) Labor and Social Security Minister Zeki Celer was a guest of the Eastern Mediterranean University (EMU) Public Talks event which was organized by the Business and Economics Faculty in collaboration with the Alumni Communication and Career Research Directorate (MIKA).
At the event which commenced at 10:30 at the Prof. Dr. Mehmet Tahiroglu Hall on Wednesday, the 22nd of May 2019, Celer delivered a presentation titled Career Path during which he stated that he is very happy to be with EMU students on his last day as the TRNC Labor and Social Security Minister.
EMU Business and Economics Faculty, Department of Political Science and Public Administration graduate Celer shared his experiences at the university from registration to graduation with those in attendance. Going on to address how he entered into politics and what he experienced as a young politician Celer indicated that he has fulfilled all of his goals up to now and that his next goal is to become the first EMU graduate TRNC President.
Expressing that one doesn’t need to be rich or from a good family to be successful, Celer highlighted the importance of bravery whilst advising students to follow their dreams and never give up. After recommending that students listen to their hearts Celer accepted questions from audience.
At the end of the event Celer was presented a silver plate by EMU Vice Rector Prof. Dr. Cem Tanova, Business and Economics Faculty Dean Prof. Dr. Selcan Timur and MIKA Director Dervis Eksici. The talk was attended by many students, EMU Department of Banking and Finance Chair Prof. Dr. Nesrin Ozatac and members of academic staff.
Source: Eastern Mediterranean University