Students need to understand what lies behind accreditation before they rely on it to make decisions, a consultant says.
A writing instructor offers tips on writing a Ph.D. dissertation in English for academics who use it as a second language.
A sampling of literary and scholarly works from across the region that we have enjoyed over the past year.
Ursula Lindsey offers up a cornucopia of fiction and nonfiction in Arabic, English and French for an intellectual feast.
Professors have long grumbled about the quality of students, and students about rigid professors, but the tension between them is now especially high.
Vocational education paired with industry development is the best solution to Arab-region unemployment, the author argues.
Familiar themes and new insights rose in the discussion at a higher-education conference in Algeria.
A more inclusive approach to improving educational quality in the Arab region could be the best solution.
Few universities in the region are meeting students’ needs for practical training, but if industry, educators and government work together they can create solutions, the author writes.
A student seeking a master’s degree got an unpleasant surprise when she showed up at her dormitory.