Gader Gad Nassar steps down as president of Cairo University this month. His supporters say he has helped defend the institution from political and religious divisiveness.
Arab students can learn new skills working as volunteers on social projects in other countries.
Professors have been fired and students disciplined under an anti-harassment policy that male and female students support.
Egyptian universities have witnessed a marked decline in the number of student activities for political and economic reasons, a new report says.
Evidence supports repurposing household wastewater for agricultural use, but not everyone likes the idea.
Egyptian scientists are trying to produce biofuel for aircrafts that would reduce the carbon dioxide they produce and lower the country’s pollution burden.
The plan would cut government printing costs, but families would need expensive electronic reading devices and possibly Internet access.
Academics in the region are taking on FGM and providing much needed data to help combat the practice.
Government plan will boost foreign currency revenues.
The Egyptian judiciary requires the American University in Cairo to charge tuition in Egyptian pounds, not US dollars.