Crown Prince Pushes Change in Saudi Higher Education
Mohammad bin Salman wants universities in the Kingdom to focus on the needs of the private sector, in a break with the free-handed policy of the previous Saudi king.
For some women wearing a headscarf is a sign of religious devotion, but for others it feels confining.
Months of strikes and protests by students and professors who want better conditions and pay threaten to derail the academic year in both countries.
The new organization seeks to invigorate more thoughtful public policy in the Republic of Sudan and to train a new generation of development specialists.
Sleep scientists say research points to specific measures people can take to get a better night’s rest.
The Lebanese capital comes alive at night, but experts warn that too many late nights come with health risks.
A Lebanese researcher has wandered throughout Arab history during his extensive career and examined the region’s relationship with Ottoman rulers and European ideas.
Hossam Abouzahr argues that Classical and Colloquial Arabic should be used and studied “side by side.”
In a prescient paper, published posthumously, the sociologist Faleh Abdul Jabar described the social forces at work in recent Iraqi politics.
A forum highlighted the visions of contemporary Arab writers and other artists, as well as the views of earlier generations.
A Tunisian researcher wants to be the first in his continent to measure time with atomic precision.
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