The transition from purely decorative art to more complex works proves a learning curve for society, artists and public art institutions
After five years of activism, Libyan university professors won a government pledge to increase their wages. But they may not see the money soon.
Researchers have found no evidence that Ramadan fasting might make people more susceptible to Covid-19. They worry more about the risks from late nights and social gatherings.
With ancient boatbuilding crafts nearly extinct, scholars and researchers aim to bring knowledge of Iraq’s maritime heritage to a new generation of students.
Hashtat, a program aimed at teens in private schools, uses a simulated university environment to help students choose their college major.
The coronavirus lockdowns inspired a shift to online book clubs among groups that focus on Arab authors and their international readers.
The new service centers are part of a wider effort to promote equal access to higher education for students with disabilities.
Lecturers at Morocco’s public universities oppose a draft law that would give the Higher Education Ministry more control over their wages and work conditions.
Education officials suspended classes at schools and universities for two weeks. They cited coronavirus concerns, but a fuel crisis is also a factor.
For Maha Yahya, director of the Carnegie Middle East Center in Beirut, what’s interesting about architecture is how it impacts people’s lives.