Data & Surveys Gender Research Social Sciences

Behind the Numbers: Arab Women in Research

Benjamin Plackett | 06 Aug 2018

Arab participation in research is high compared to the rest of the world, but that rate masks difficulties women face in some countries and in male-dominated disciplines.

Arts & Culture Internet Politics Protests Publishing

An Online Archive of the Egyptian Revolution

Ursula Lindsey | 21 Feb 2018

Activists have published nearly a thousand hours of unedited footage of the Egyptian uprising on a new website.

Accreditation Internationalization Quality Control

A Student’s Primer on Accreditation

Sarah Wachter | 09 Jan 2018

Accreditation is a puzzling term to many, but it can have a critical, lifelong affect on the choices students seeking a higher education make.

Internet Publishing Research

Research Results Are Increasingly Available For Free

Edward Fox | 29 Sep 2017

A movement to make the fruits of research available without charge has helped students and faculty members gain access to an increasing number of academic articles.

Administration Research Technology & Online Learning

Collaboration is the Future for Arab University Libraries

Wagdy Sawahel | 09 Jan 2017

Academic libraries in the Arab world are discovering the benefits of working together in consortia.

Research

Arab Science Needs More Respect

Benjamin Plackett | 22 Sep 2016

Arab countries are exporting their best researchers instead of building up the scientific enterprise locally, say the authors of chapter in a UNESCO report.

Arab Spring Democracy Employment Students

Arab Youth Survey Suggests Unemployment Drives Terrorism

Rasha Faek | 22 Apr 2016

A survey found Arab young people believe religion plays too much of a role in society. But survey respondents said unemployment is driving some youth into the arms of the Islamic State.

Arts & Culture Literature & Translation

Cairo Book Fair: New Titles of Interest

Ursula Lindsey | 07 Feb 2016

Ursula Lindsey highlights some of the new books getting attention at the 47th edition of the Cairo Book Fair.

Academic Freedom Conflict Students

Report Says 2015 Was a Bad Year for Egyptian Students’ Freedom

Wagdy Sawahel | 18 Jan 2016

A new infographic details what one organization says were numerous instances in which Egyptian students were expelled, imprisoned and killed illegally.

Democracy Research Students

Arab Youth Doubt Democracy Will Be Delivered

Benjamin Plackett | 28 Apr 2015

Findings from a region-wide survey reveal the hopes and concerns of university-age adults.




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