Translated by Begüm ERGİNBAY
In the context of “Anadolu’yu Mayalayanlar” programme ,organized by Municipality of Esenler, “Teacher of Teachers” Prof. Dr. Sabahattin Zaim was commemorated at the Esenler Dr. Kadir Topbaş Culture and Art Centre. Municipality of Esenler Mayor Mehmet Tevfik Göksu, Istanbul University Vice Rector Prof. Dr. Sedat Murat, Istanbul City University Faculty Member Prof. Dr. Coşkun Çakır, Prof. Dr. Yusuf Balcı, Prof. Dr. Sabri Orman and Former MUSIAD President Ömer Bolat besides many citizens took participation in the event in which world view, contributions to the science and model life of Zaim were narrated.
“Our Job Is To Introduce The Mentor In Society”
Speaking at the opening of the programme, Municipality of Esenler Mayor Mehmet Tevfik Göksü said: “Sabahattin Zaim’s relation to Esenler is me being his student. But actual relation between Esenler and our teacher, Sabahattin Zaim is to introduce Sabahattin Zaim who is both sultan of hearts and man of science and also leader and mentor in this society, to child of Esenler. Asserting that Zaim is an important man of science, Göksu stated: “You should teach children of Esenler such people that you wanted to become. In other words, you will introduce such people whom you describe as ‘wish I would be like this’ or designate yourself according to or maybe address as the lighthouse of your lives that generations grow like them.
Coming to the rostrum after the opening speech, also student of Prof. Dr. Sabahattin Zaim, Istanbul University Vice Rector Prof. Dr. Sedat Murat talked about personality of his teacher and presented sections from memories with him.
Source – İHA
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