More signs are emerging of diminishing academic freedom: One of the crackdown’s most prominent targets speaks out.
A report and an accompanying interactive tool reveal the lack of basic education in much of the Arab world.
The tale of Ismail, a medical student who gradually discovers the many expenses that come with his state-funded education.
The controversial new Egyptian constitution has little-noticed provisions on education that should be supported, says Isobel Coleman.
One measure of the status of university professors: Ask a mother if it is all right for her child to marry one.
An American University in Cairo professor and renowned Egyptian scholar, Emad Shahin, is facing what he calls trumped-up criminal charges.
A prominent scholar at the American University of Cairo responds to charges of “grand espionage”.
With more Egyptian professors and students behind bars, some of them have begun a hunger strike.
Maha Bali shares the sweet and the sour of her journey as a mother and a candidate for a doctorate.
In academe, those who teach the majority of Arab youth often have difficulty paying their bills.