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Student Union Elections Test Democracy in Egypt

Mohamed Mahmoud | 19 Apr 2013

When Egypt student election results were announced they indicated that students could be independent of the political domination of the Muslim Brotherhood. But now the election’s results may get thrown out.

Curriculum Language Teaching

The Arab World’s Tangled Linguistic Landscape

Ursula Lindsey | 19 Apr 2013

A generation of Arabs faces the growth of English-language instruction, the increased literary use of colloquial Arabic, and the fading ability to master classical Arabic.

Administration Politics

UAE Higher-Education Power Shifts: Phase 2

Sarah Lynch | 16 Apr 2013

The president of the United Arab Emirates has appointed new heads of the three federal universities in a second phase of a higher-education governance shakeup.

Politics Students

Tunisian Student Board Election Changes the Balance of Power

Fatma Shim | 15 Apr 2013

A leftist, non Islamist party scored a surprise victory in student elections in Tunisia, indicating a slide from power for the moderate Islamist political party “Ennahda” that has dominated national elections.

Faculty Politics

New Professors Frozen Out at Lebanese University

Nohad Topalian | 06 Apr 2013

The only public university in Lebanon has not been able to hire any new, full-time professors since 2008. So as older professors retire, the university fills up with part-time contract professors.

Academic Freedom Faculty Politics

Egyptian Court Supports Universities’ Independence

Mohamed Mahmoud | 05 Apr 2013

A federal court has struck down the right of the Egyptian education ministry to enforce twice-a-year evaluations on University of Alexandria professors. Opponents of the evaluations said the government should not be interfering in such university matters. Now professors at other Egyptian universities may seek similar rulings.

Accreditation Quality Control

Does U.S. Accreditation Mean American-Style Academic Freedom?

Sarah Lynch | 03 Apr 2013

U.S. accreditation, a sought-after prize for some Arab universities, might get pulled when American values clash with those of countries where security concerns can override academic ones.

Employment Gender Students

Helping Women Hurdle Employment Barriers

Daria Solovieva | 02 Apr 2013

Across the Arab region, a few programs focus on helping women get the skills and attitudes they need to find and hold a job.

Employment Gender

After University, Arab Women Struggle to Find Work

| 01 Apr 2013

The high unemployment rate of educated Arab youth is well known, but in many countries female graduates have a particularly hard time finding a job.

Conflict Students

Damascus Campus Shelled: Syrian Students Struggle

Rasha Faek | 31 Mar 2013

A mortar attack on the architecture school at the University of Damascus last week was the latest wound to what is left of Syrian higher education. Syrian students, both in Syria and its neighbors, are finding it hard to get an education.




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