A New York-based researcher and music-lover studies the way people, identities, and sounds travel.
Experts are beginning to mull how to rebuild health-care systems after conflicts ease in the Arab region. Lebanon provides a case study in dysfunction, the author argues.
The writer discusses what are the possible ways to strengthen the voices of scholars from the Global South.
A young Syrian architect uses her hometown as a basis for reflecting on the larger social and political role of architecture.
The social sciences are essential to understanding social change in the Arab region, says the director general of the Arab Council for the Social Sciences.
The privilege to pursue knowledge carries a responsibility to share it with the world.
A professor recalls how her personal encounters with Ahmed Zewail, the Nobel-Prize winning Egyptian scientist who died yesterday, have changed her life.
An Arab journalist’s visit to Dresden, a German city rich with history but troubled by a xenophobic minority, takes some surprising turns.
The German city of Jena shows how industry and universities can collaborate to improve optical technology and energy efficiency.
An Egyptian independent organization says the banning of foreign researchers from entering the country is largely based on their anti-government stances.