Professors need to adjust course designs and teaching styles to adapt to the increasingly popular interdisciplinary degree programs at the master’s degree and doctoral levels.
A committee of the country’s ministry of information has the power to ban books, in an affront to the country’s democratic principles.
A researcher finds that more professors are teaching Arabic literature in translation, in courses sprinkled around the world. The next step, she says, is for the teachers to learn from each other.
Arab governments may be more likely to tolerate reporters writing in foreign languages, but more journalists need to write in Arabic.
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.
A more inclusive approach to improving educational quality in the Arab region could be the best solution.
A back-to-basics approach to learning could be the most innovative way to improve Arab education.