The life and work of Vartan Gregorian bridged cultures and religions.
The Academic Freedom Index paints a troubling picture of the state of academic freedom in the Arab world.
International agencies that provide scholarships hope alumni networks will help make Syrian graduates more employable.
President Joseph Biden’s executive action ending Donald Trump’s travel ban for people from seven Muslim countries has more Arab students hoping to enroll in U.S. institutions.
The annual report documenting attacks on higher education and the freedom of academics details the toll the civil war in Yemen has taken on universities.
The threat of toxic dust is just one facet of the mammoth task of restoring Beirut after the port blast. Teams of academics have formed to coordinate recovery efforts.
Much of the city’s creative life was centered in two historic neighborhoods that bore the brunt of the blast.
Two-thirds of all attacks on campuses and university buildings worldwide over the past five years took place in the Middle East, says a new report on attacks on education.
Officials in several countries called the openings tentative and said they could be reversed if the number of infections rises.
Organizations that assist entrepreneurs in the Arab region and seek to improve young people’s job prospects face new challenges from the Covid-19 lockdowns.