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A Liberals Arts Approach to the Refugee Education Challenge

Benjamin Plackett | 01 Mar 2019

A Jesuit charity and university team up to offer a diploma that can be a steppingstone to a bachelor’s degree, fueling the hopes of refugees who want to help others in their communities.

Curriculum Employment Students Technology & Online Learning

A ‘Coding School’ Seeks to Create New Opportunities in Morocco

Megan O'Herron | 11 Feb 2019

With free tuition and innovative instruction, YouCode says it helps young people gain the technical and personal skills they’ll need to succeed in the digital economy.

Administration Faculty Politics Students Technology & Online Learning

In Syria, the Complicated Web that Sanctions Weave

Burton Bollag | 07 Feb 2019

As the Syrian conflict subsides in many areas of the country, international education leaders are debating if they should step in to aid Syrian students, professors, and universities.

Faculty Quality Control Scholarships Students Technology & Online Learning

Ambitious Syrian Students Often Enter a Maze

David Wheeler, Rasha Faek | 16 Nov 2018

Syrian students who seek advanced degrees have difficulty applying to overseas programs. Inside the country, they question the quality of their education.

Accreditation Administration Technology & Online Learning

Egypt’s Universities Open Up to Blended Learning

Tarek Abd El-Galil | 11 Oct 2018

Degrees based on curricula that mix traditional and online instruction are gaining new acceptance in the nation’s education system.

Refugees Schools Technology & Online Learning

Somaliland Uses Phones to Help Improve Schools

Doreen Ajiambo | 16 Jul 2018

This self-governing region of Somalia is one of many areas in Africa that are using mobile technology to help more children get a quality education.

Arts & Culture Language Technology & Online Learning

Using Artificial Intelligence to Read Arabic Comics

Edward Fox | 11 Mar 2018

With their complex mixture of word and image, Arabic comics are being used to extend the capabilities of artificial intelligence.

Research Technology & Online Learning

The Arab World’s Often Overlooked Space Research

Benjamin Plackett | 11 Feb 2018

A new book highlights the work of Arab scientists who are making major strides in satellite technology and the discovery of distant planets.

Accreditation Refugees Technology & Online Learning

U.S. Program in Greece Helps Refugees Become Students Again

Nikolia Apostolou | 05 Feb 2018

The refugees take classes at U.S.-affiliated colleges that could help them attend a European or American university in the future.

Development Technology & Online Learning

Start-Ups Trying to Improve Lives Get a Boost From the U.N.

Jacob Wirtschafter | 30 Jan 2018

Young technology companies in Turkey and the West Bank are among six firms that recently won grants from Unicef’s Innovation Fund.




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