Tarek Abd El-Galil

Tarek Abd El-Galil

Tarek is an Egyptian journalist. He works as a deputy manager for the correspondents section at Tahrir newspaper and as a correspondent at correspondents.org and Al-Hayat TV. Tarek has a BA in journalism.

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Rising Fees Make Students Quit Master’s Degrees in Egypt

Tarek Abd El-Galil / 27 Mar 2018 / News

Students seeking advanced degrees say that tuition increases at public universities are pushing some of them to give up on their ambitions.

A New Film Focuses on 4 Arab Researchers’ Lives in Exile

Tarek Abd El-Galil / 06 Mar 2018 / News

A documentary highlights the difficulties that refugee scientists face in trying to continue their careers in exile.

Mental-Health Care on Arab Campuses is Increasing—Slowly

Asma' Jawabreh, Benjamin Plackett, Ibtissem Jamel, Mahnaz Maktabi, Motiaa Hallak, Tarek Abd El-Galil / 27 Feb 2018 / News

Some universities in the Middle East have added services based on Western models. Others offer no services at all.

Egyptian Team’s Dinosaur Find Is a Long-Sought Link

Tarek Abd El-Galil / 13 Feb 2018 / News

The remains of a new species found in Egypt may help solve mysteries about the last 30 million years of dinosaurs’ time on Earth.

Egyptian Researchers Hope to Use Nanotechnology to Treat Diabetes

Tarek Abd El-Galil / 02 Feb 2018 / News

A team from several research institutions is using the technology to make a well-known herbal extract more effective.

Italian-Style Vocational Education Thrives in Cairo

Tarek Abd El-Galil / 19 Jan 2018 / News

Don Bosco’s Italian Institute for Vocational Education, in Egypt, breaks the stereotype of that form of education as being inferior.

In Egypt, Genetic Crop Modification Is On Hold

Tarek Abd El-Galil / 14 Dec 2017 / News

The efforts of genetic engineering researchers to increase wheat productivity face many challenges, most notably the lack of laws supporting the application of their research.

Water is Scarce in Egypt; So Are Research Funds

Tarek Abd El-Galil / 10 Nov 2017 / News

The country’s scientists are devising innovative ways of dealing with declining water resources, but financial and other challenges impede putting their projects into effect.

Egyptian Vocational Education Largely Fails the Country’s Youth

Tarek Abd El-Galil / 08 Sep 2017 / News

Vocational education’s goal of giving young people practical skills that would make them desirable to employers isn’t working out in Egypt.

Egypt Plans Radical Change in Measuring High-School Success

Tarek Abd El-Galil / 22 Aug 2017 / News

Egypt’s ministry of education plans to depart from the exclusive reliance on a single exam at the end of high school.