A Ph.D. candidate and mother of two young children says reaching her academic goal has been difficult but it can be done.
Egyptian universities are meting out punishments that far outweigh student infractions in an apparent attempt to keep a tight lid on student activism, the author says.
The writer compares her experience of three different academic systems in three different countries.
In the second part of their essay, the authors discuss feedback, growth and attitude towards failure.
Universities have an important role to play in the healing and rebuilding of Iraq after Da’esh.
Ideas from a faculty workshop at the American University in Cairo encourage fresh thinking about supporting student progress.
Qatar University professor says the study of history is vital to individual identity, but the subject has been neglected in recent decades.
Training students to navigate the online world appears to be getting more complicated. And today’s students need help, the writer believes.
The U.S. government has slashed support for the Center for Arabic Studies Abroad, a renowned Arabic program that provides language training in the Arab world for foreigners.
Students’ poor mastery of Arabic is caused by the poor instructional methods used, not the language itself, says Hanada Taha, the director of “Arabi21” project.