Getting Educated or Getting Schooled? Phoenix New Times, September 21, 2017. Grand Canyon University’s rapidly growing campus in Phoenix looks perfect. But some online students have a different view of the for-profit, Christian school.

Istanbul’s love of street cats. The Economist, February 9, 2017. A new documentary shows how Turkish strays always land on their feet.

Former Newspaper Editor Can Dündar Says There is ‘Cloud of Fear’ Hanging Over Journalists in Turkey. Muftah Magazine, December 15, 2016. The former editor-in-chief of the opposition daily newspaper Cumhuriyet, Can Dündar, has become a symbol for journalists in Turkey and the immense pressure they face from the Turkish government.

Where Gods and Kings Turn to Stone. BBC Travel, August 9, 2016. Massive statues of gods, kings and creatures stare down visitors to this little-known Unesco site in southeastern Turkey.

The Earthquake that Altered Turkey’s Political Landscape. Muftah Magazine, June 7, 2016. The consequences of the 1999 earthquake continue to reverberate today within Turkish politics, economic development, and, above all, local memory.

The Empire the World Forgot. BBC Travel, March 16, 2016. Ruled by a dizzying array of kingdoms and empires over the centuries, the former regional power of Ani is now an eerie, abandoned city of ghosts.