Amr EL-Tohamy

Amr EL-Tohamy

Amr is an Egyptian journalist who writes for Al-Masry Al-Youm.

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Faculty Profiles Refugees

Libyan Academic in Britain Perseveres to a Ph.D. Despite Hardships and Disease

Amr EL-Tohamy | 17 Jun 2022

Jehan Alswaihli talks about the difficulties she faced after fleeing the conflict in Libya and the need for more support for scholars like her in rebuilding their lives abroad.

Conflict Faculty Profiles Refugees Social Sciences

Academics in Exile: Hadeel Abdelhameed’s Journey from Iraq to Australia

Amr EL-Tohamy | 15 Jun 2022

As the world observes World Refugee Day, Hadeel Abdelhameed relates how she fled a conflict zone and rebuilt her academic career in Australia.

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Kuwait University Academics Debate Causes of Its Persistently Low Ranking

Amr EL-Tohamy | 13 Jun 2022

For the second year in a row, the university held a low position in the QS global rankings. Professors see a lack of research funds as part of the problem.

Critical Thinking Research Science

Sudanese Hydrologist Calls for Tackling Root Causes of Nile Water Crisis

Amr EL-Tohamy | 08 Jun 2022

Elfatih Eltahir, a researcher at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, says solutions should focus on broader issues rather than how to fill a controversial dam.

Conflict Students Teaching Terrorism

Khalida Jarrar Continues Her Mission to Educate Palestinian Women in Israeli Jails

Amr EL-Tohamy | 06 Jun 2022

The Palestinian politician and academic launched an intitiative to teach fellow women prisoners while herself in jail. Now she works to ensure the effort continues.

Gender Inequality Students

Iraqi Women Academics Disagree About Women-Only Universities

Amr EL-Tohamy | 05 Jun 2022

Some believe single-sex education is the only way girls from conservative families can finish their education. Others think they reinforce gender inequalities.

Arts & Culture Libraries Literature & Translation Publishing

Palestinian Libraries in Jerusalem Preserve Heritage by Digitising Manuscripts

Amr EL-Tohamy | 23 May 2022

Three Palestinian libraries in East Jerusalem are involved in a project to index and restore documents that tell the stories of families living there more than a century ago.

Employment Health & Medicine Science Students Study Abroad

Jordan Acts to Cut Number of Medical and Engineering Students Abroad

Amr EL-Tohamy | 22 May 2022

The country’s Higher Education Council is raising admission grades to study abroad because Jordan has more graduates than it has jobs for in some disciplines.

Conflict Health & Medicine Mental Health Students

Student’s Suicide Highlights Lack of Mental-Health Services in Yemeni Universities

Amr EL-Tohamy | 17 May 2022

The suicide of a talented student at Sana’a University has drawn attention to the lack of psychiatrists and psychological support services in the war-torn country.

Administration Employment Finances Policy

Libya Seeks Solutions for a Surplus of Teaching Assistants in Universities

Amr EL-Tohamy | 14 May 2022

Libya has more teaching assistants than its Ph.D. programmes can absorb and no money to send them abroad. It is seeking alternative options for them.

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