The president’s executive order has provoked criticism from U.S. academics, but little debate in the Arab world.
Awarding symbolic doctorates to political rulers has a long and controversial history at Arab Universities.
Four winners of Libyan student excellence awards residing in North America have social missions as well as academic ones.
President Donald Trump’s executive order temporarily blocking the citizens of seven countries from entering the United States could ultimately affect up 17,000 Arab and Iranian students.
With two thirds of the Arab population under 30, a United Nations agency makes an urgent call for economic and political reform.
A female entrepreneur spotted a gap in the food market, and found a way to fill it, despite civil war. Can her success be repeated?
The U.K.-based Commonwealth Secretariat ranks Arab countries as doing fairly well on Arab educational development, compared to their international peers.
Fourteen Arab groups organized an online event to help explain evolution, but the event appears to have been a cyber-attack victim.
Libya’s civil war has slipped from the international limelight. Many of its universities are closed: Others are struggling to start the academic year.
The government program that supports thousands of Libyan students appears to be ending and is paying students and universities extremely erratically.