Why does a public university prefer to hire teaching staff from western universities?
A young teacher from Mosul asked for, and received, unusual access to observe the agency’s operations and share concerns with its leaders.
Obay al-Dewachi has kept Mosul’s university running in exile and represents the resilience of the city’s people.
The chief financial officer of the American University in Cairo explains how a financial event the institution planned for still wound up making life harder for everyone involved.
At one of the world’s largest international educational events, the agenda was rich and the audience diverse but visitors from Arab countries were hard to find.
Scholars and administrators interested in Arab higher education review the past year and look ahead in 2015.
An educational researcher says she was promised solutions, but left without hearing any.
The managing director of the company that hosts what may be the world’s largest number of branch campuses talks about the history and future of the educational model.
At a gathering of those who do “institutional research” for Arab universities, the importance of their jobs became evident.
A visit to Egypt to meet with public-university presidents prompts some observations on education and democracy.