Manal Ataya, director general of the Sharjah Museums Authority, finds it fulfilling to make museums more accessible and enrich children’s development.
As president of Effat University, Haifa Reda Jamal Al-Lail is fulfilling a dream of making a difference in the lives of Saudi women.
Recognition of teachers as professionals is crucial to education reform, says Ahoud Alasfour, president of the Gulf Comparative Education Society.
Art was a saving presence for the multidisciplinary artist Ameera AlAji in her youth. Now she hopes to inspire a new generation of Qatari artists to find a similar freedom.
More UAE university students are enrolling in courses related to space and physics, after a UAE space mission began beaming back images of Mars.
As the Qatar Foundation’s senior art specialist, Layla Bacha manages an art portfolio that includes major public artworks and museum collections.
The university, in the Emirates, wanted students to have some semblance of a normal cap-and-gown experience after a challenging school year.
Art helped Zaahirah Muthy get through challenging times in her own life. She launched a series of art therapy workshops in Dubai to help other women do the same.
Ali Rashid Al Nuaimi sees education as the best hope for countering extremism and building a better future.
A new art grant from the Misk Art Institute provides major support for artists and could help shift attitudes about careers in art.