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Opinion

Internationalization Profiles Quality Control Research Teaching

A Conversation with the Head of the Association of Arab Universities

| 07 Feb 2014

Sultan Abu-Orabi, secretary general of a higher-education association, talks about the region’s challenges and opportunities.

Teaching

A Costly “Free” Education

Bassem Youssef | 05 Feb 2014

The tale of Ismail, a medical student who gradually discovers the many expenses that come with his state-funded education.

Education and Egypt’s New Constitution

Isobel Coleman | 30 Jan 2014

The controversial new Egyptian constitution has little-noticed provisions on education that should be supported, says Isobel Coleman.

Finances Salaries

Would Your Mother Want You to Marry a Professor?

Belal Fadl | 27 Jan 2014

One measure of the status of university professors: Ask a mother if it is all right for her child to marry one.

Academic Freedom

Emad Shahin: Letter from an Accused Academic

| 23 Jan 2014

A prominent scholar at the American University of Cairo responds to charges of “grand espionage”.

Faculty Gender

Juggling a Toddler and a PH.D

Maha Bali | 20 Jan 2014

Maha Bali shares the sweet and the sour of her journey as a mother and a candidate for a doctorate.

Conflict Students

Belal Fadl: Rebels On Demand

Belal Fadl | 17 Dec 2013

Student protests are not a political tool to be used when convenient, but a historical force that cannot be ignored, argues the prominent Egyptian writer.

Curriculum Profiles Teaching

The Academic Corruption of Journalism

Belal Fadl | 10 Dec 2013

Belal Fadl, the Egyptian writer, recalls an interview he once had with Mohamed Hassanein Heikal, one of the most prominent Egyptian journalists and academics, and how it changed his opinion of journalism.

Critical Thinking Politics

What Egypt Can Learn From Mandela

Maha Bali | 08 Dec 2013

Nelson Mandela’s capacity to empathize with those who imprisoned him should inspire educators in Egypt, the author says.

Publishing

A Map for the Maze of Open-Access Publishing

Maha Bali | 25 Nov 2013

Some misconceptions about open-access publishing may be unnecessarily scaring off some authors.




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