A Norwegian project to hold a refugee’s academic history in a single document and to simplify admission to higher education in host countries is catching on.
In the Arabian Gulf, researchers have found high concentrations of tiny plastic beads that may carry toxic pollutants. But their work has been hobbled by the recent rift between Qatar and Saudi Arabia.
As the Iraqi-led coalition takes back territory, liberated universities are trying to serve students again.
Darfur students at Sudanese universities face major economic challenges and continuous violence and discrimination.
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.
As boycott persists, students face disruptions and officials warn of longer-term impact.
With support from the higher education ministry, four collaborative research projects seek to understand how terrorism begins among young people, its impact, and how to stop it.
After many Arab countries broke relations with Qatar, Qataris abroad are facing the consequences and Arab students and professors in Qatar also feel threatened.
Transitional justice process sparks debate about how historians have treated the country’s founding father and his legacy.
In the wake of the Turkish president’s referendum victory last month, the government is arresting and deporting Arab students.