The sudden replacement of five campus directors at the Higher Colleges of Technology is leaving many administrators wondering about their future.
A car bombing killed a professor at the University of Baghdad’s medical school and renewed fears that more Iraqi scholars will come under attack.
Arab Open University blends online learning and classroom time to reach students who might not attend university otherwise.
Can an academic administrator take on the job of prime minister? Palestine is finding out.
Educators need to help students in the West to identify and break free of stereotypical images of Arabs, says an academic at New York University.
A course at the American University of Beirut focuses on ways to use platforms like Facebook and Twitter to create a competitive advantage.
In Arab academic and publishing circles, there is much talk and at least some action to get more scholarly works translated into Arabic, and to get contemporary Arabic literature translated into other languages.
Opinion surveys in six Arab countries give insights into the roots of the “Arab awakening” and suggest it is unlikely to fade.
Women and sympathetic men are organizing against those who sexually harass others in the academic setting.