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.
Want to rise in the rankings? Don’t call those expensive consultants. Just read this article.
A recent report by Transparency International, “Global Corruption Report: Education,” largely skips Arab universities. But corruption in the region’s institutions is affecting admissions, grading, and administration, writes a scholar of comparative education.