TURKEY: Campuses defy lifting of headscarf banToday's Zaman.
Dozens of university students have already filed complaints with YÖK against university administrations. Yusuf Ziya Özcan, the head of the board, recently said publicly that students who are denied entry to university courses because of their headscarves should apply to the board.
The wearing of the headscarf at universities is banned; however, YÖK moved to resolve the headscarf issue on campuses last week by sending a circular to İstanbul University instructing the administration not to send students out of class for violating the dress code.
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