A forum highlighted the visions of contemporary Arab writers and other artists, as well as the views of earlier generations.
New legislation in Egypt that is intended to protect human subjects of medical research has drawn criticism from doctors and others.
An Egyptian architect overcame his loss of vision and has succeeded by taking a distinctive approach to his profession.
An annual poll of young Arab men and women provides private data for policy makers and a public report that reads the pulse of youth opinion in the region.
Even simple strategies, like getting older cars off the streets, could save lives, says a scientist who looks for “realistic” solutions.
The clubs build critical-thinking skills and give students the freedom to express opinions in a structured way.
Seven Arab countries show an increase in violence against schools, universities, students and staff in the past five years.
Non-communicable diseases associated with lifestyle and environment are on the rise, but disease patterns vary greatly by income levels and, in some cases, gender.
Despite some skepticism about its purpose, the discipline is gaining presence at Arab universities.
More students are seeking advanced degrees, hoping for academic jobs, but many find only part-time positions.