Memories

January 1, 2021

‘I can’t forget the days I stayed in the dormitory’

Ghamama Rashid, who studied at PakTurk Schools in 2004-2013, shared her feelings about that period. Rashid especially longs for the days she spent in the dormitory… […]
January 6, 2021

‘After the exam, I looked up to the sky and prayed in tears’

Having started her education in an ordinary neighbourhood school, Hira Naz’s life underwent a sweeping change during a visit to an exhibition. Naz wrote about her […]
January 6, 2021

She draws her yearning for Pakistan! (Video)

Kübra Ünverdi was born in Pakistan and lived there until she was 9. Even though it has been two years since she left Pakistan and settled […]
January 6, 2021

You have my heart with you*

It was autumn when I came to you… The faded beams of the sun shone both in the midafternoon of the day and the year. I […]
January 6, 2021

A journey from a dormitory flyer to Pakistan

Educator and theologian Mustafa Hatipoğlu is one of the first volunteers who migrated to Pakistan with a sublime ideal of service. The stones of this path […]
January 14, 2021

‘I understood why I had to endeavour to educate myself’

There’s a letter from PakTurk Schools alumna Rohma Kakar… Kakar tells about what PakTurk, where she first entered when she was 9, changed in her life […]
January 23, 2021

The showcased Turkish teacher on an Islamabad-Sukkur flight

Teacher Orhan is an education volunteer who arrived in Pakistan after his heartfelt reply to a question in 2006. His journey started with worry and tears, […]
January 28, 2021

Pakistan entered my life with a plane crash

Education volunteer Osman Arslanhan’s affinity with Pakistan dates back to his childhood. Arslanhan narrated how his path was crossed with Pakistan which he first heard in […]
January 30, 2021

The great surprise in the reading retreat

In the second episode of his memoirs, education volunteer Osman Arslanhan narrates his moving to Kayseri for a better school, the surprising news he received in […]