The Trump travel ban and cuts to a major Saudi scholarship program are among causes of the decline.
The “lost generation” may have become a cliché, but the reality is that when it comes to education many Syrian youth are still lost.
In many countries surrounding Syria, the needs of Syrian youth for financial help accessing higher education far outweigh the supply of funds available.
An Egyptian academic uses songs to help non-native speakers learn Arabic and help attract foreign students to his country.
New research measured the forces on students’ spines created by heavy backpacks, and how poor posture amplifies those forces.
Situations in Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Turkey and Israel are highlighted in a new global report that documents attacks on higher education, including violence and restrictions on sharing ideas.
Saudi Arabia’s diplomatic row with Canada has upended the future of thousands of Saudi students at Canadian universities, forcing them to leave the country just before the new semester starts.
The agency serving Palestinian refugees across the Middle East is coping with a shortfall of funds after cuts in U.S. aid.
Students compete in eloquence in the country’s first academic competition in traditional Lebanese folk poetry.
The clubs build critical-thinking skills and give students the freedom to express opinions in a structured way.