An author of a new book examines Egypt’s mounting challenges and the obstacles that hinder necessary reforms.
A professor’s visit to a historic church makes him think about using Iraq’s rich history and religious diversity to create economic opportunity.
A new bilingual literary anthology from the Arab renaissance of more than one hundred years ago is filled with writing that still resonates today.
As some Arab countries try to wean themselves from oil and expand alternative energy development, Arab women could benefit. But they need support from corporations and universities.
Jordanian academics want to reintroduce the teaching of philosophy in schools and universities. They have good reason.
Rules about who counts as a refugee bar these “guests” from basic human rights, including access to education. The government and universities could help change that.
The death of a young Moroccan woman while trying to reach Spain adds fuel to a national debate about the future of youth in the country.
The intellectual who died in August shaped some of the intellectual debate about why so-called developing countries do not make economic progress.
The costs go beyond disrupting academic progress. Students also miss out on valuable opportunities for building workplace skills.