Data & Surveys Health & Medicine Research

What Science Says About Getting Good Sleep

Benjamin Plackett | 27 Jun 2018

Sleep scientists say research points to specific measures people can take to get a better night’s rest.

Internet Publishing Research

Portal Gives Researchers More Public Exposure

Malak Makki | 08 May 2018

A new project is building an open archive of research projects in the Arab region, to make that knowledge more available to the public.

Data & Surveys Publishing Social Sciences

Synaps Seeks to Be a Lab for Ideas in Beirut

Ursula Lindsey | 24 Apr 2018

The young organization mentors researchers and publishes articles that mix data, social science and analysis.

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.

Employment Politics Refugees

For Syrian Refugees in Lebanon, Precarious Lives

Edward Fox | 11 Dec 2017

Syrians who have fled the fighting in their homeland feel increasingly insecure in their host country, surveys from a Lebanese university show.

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.

Internet Literature & Translation Research Science Technology & Online Learning

An Online Movement Translates Academic Articles Into Arabic

Gilgamesh Nabeel | 09 Jun 2017

To meet a need for Arabic versions of publications in science and humanities, volunteers are publishing new translations online.

Employment Refugees

Fact File: Syrians’ Right to Work in Nearby Countries

Rasha Faek | 25 Feb 2017

Restrictions in Jordan, Lebanon and Turkey continue to limit Syrians’ ability to work legally.

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.

Refugees

Learning the Right Language is Key for Refugees

Benjamin Plackett | 04 Aug 2016

For Syrian refugee students, the choice of which language to learn is key, and not always obvious, says a new report.




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