The Covid-19 pandemic has pushed activities for Egyptian students online, drawing a mixed reaction.
Maha Saleh believes that the fragmented nature of Arabic teaching curricula has negatively affected the language.
Publishers are showing new interest in creative poetry and fiction by young Palestinians whose works reflect the emotional and physical scars of displacement.
Ali Rashid Al Nuaimi sees education as the best hope for countering extremism and building a better future.
A new art grant from the Misk Art Institute provides major support for artists and could help shift attitudes about careers in art.
Three public universities are the first to start operating under a new plan that gives them more freedom but reduces state funding. Questions remain about how it will affect students and professors.
With less social interaction on campuses, students are feeling more stress. Universities are trying to help them maintain good mental health.
A study suggests ways of blending online and classroom activities, and convincing governments of the value of accredited online learning.
Student access to counseling and preventive mental health support at universities in the United Arab Emirates need improvements, student and psychologists say.
The “Knowledge Transfer Project” is winding down, but leaders hope other initiatives will continue its efforts to improve knowledge-sharing in the Arab world.