Dear Academicians and Researchers,
This issue (August 2012) includes studies on the lifelong learning, entrepreneurial university model, the
impacts of Bologna process on European higher education systems, acceleration of educational process of
highly gifted students, student loyalty, the relation between smoking habit among the students and faculty
members in the fi eld of health and cost of smoking, human resources development through vocational
education and training curriculum in vocational schools, and the use of art in psychiatric treatment.
I am proud to announce that our journal is now indexed by Direct Open Access Journals (DOAJ) Index.
I wish to thank to all who contributed a lot of eff ort in accomplishing the current journal standards, and to
With my best wishes,
Professor Şükrü Oğuz ÖZDAMAR, M.D.