New research measured the forces on students’ spines created by heavy backpacks, and how poor posture amplifies those forces.
Situations in Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Turkey and Israel are highlighted in a new global report that documents attacks on higher education, including violence and restrictions on sharing ideas.
Ehab Abdel-Rahman, the American University in Cairo’s provost, seeks to develop new ways of teaching physics along with pursuing his passion for energy research.
Analysis of detailed 2016 survey data indicates a lack of interest among residents of Arab countries in civic engagement.
Degrees based on curricula that mix traditional and online instruction are gaining new acceptance in the nation’s education system.
For many refugees in the Arab region, entrepreneurship is a chance to build an independent life. But doing so is not easy in many host countries.
Rules about who counts as a refugee bar these “guests” from basic human rights, including access to education. The government and universities could help change that.
Ibrahim Ahmed draws on his own multinational experience to make art that challenges societal constructs.
The intellectual who died in August shaped some of the intellectual debate about why so-called developing countries do not make economic progress.