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Studying Medicine in Time of War

Al-Fanar Media Reporting Team / 15 Oct 2017 / News

A student who entered medical school in Syria in 2011 persevered through six years of conflict.

A School of Fine Arts Feels the Effects of War

Al-Fanar Media Reporting Team / 04 Oct 2017 / News

A well-regarded institution within Damascus University has managed to stay open during Syria’s civil war, but not without changes.

Arab Students in Turkey Facing Arbitrary Arrest

Al-Fanar Media Reporting Team / 10 May 2017 / News

In the wake of the Turkish president’s referendum victory last month, the government is arresting and deporting Arab students.

Graphic: Applications Swamp Scholarships for Syrians

Al-Fanar Media Reporting Team / 04 Oct 2016 / Resources

Major scholarship programs for Syrian refugees are swamped with applications again this fall.

Report and Video: Helping Syrian Youth Get Into Higher Education

Al-Fanar Media Reporting Team / 03 Dec 2015 / News

A recent workshop organized by Al-Fanar Media in Istanbul brought together organizations trying to deliver higher education to Syrian refugees.

New Numbers Demonstrate Need for Regional Scholarships

Al-Fanar Media Reporting Team / 10 Sep 2015 / Resources

The war in Syria turned many university students into refugees, who now need financial support for their studies.

The Youth Bulge: Often Mentioned, Frequently Ignored

Al-Fanar Media Reporting Team / 09 Dec 2014 / News

 Arab educators regularly refer to the “youth bulge,” but few of them are actually preparing for it.

The Economic Struggle of Public-University Professors

Al-Fanar Media Reporting Team / 13 Jan 2014 / News

In academe, those who teach the majority of Arab youth often have difficulty paying their bills.

Graphic and FAQs: Arab Public-University Salaries

Al-Fanar Media Reporting Team / 12 Jan 2014 / Resources

A graphic summarizes the economic position of public-university professors in Arab countries and the editors explain how the survey was conducted,

Resource List: Arabic Literature and Translation

Al-Fanar Media Reporting Team / 08 Jun 2013 / Resources

A list of projects that are translating key academic texts into Arabic and translating Arabic literature into other languages.