Countries البلدان

Iraq

Gender Health & Medicine Research

Research—Latest Weapon Against Female Genital Mutilation

Benjamin Plackett | 20 Apr 2017

Academics in the region are taking on FGM and providing much needed data to help combat the practice.

Data & Surveys Refugees Students Technology & Online Learning

Lessons On Providing Higher Education To Refugees

Benjamin Plackett | 05 Apr 2017

A recent report focuses on the views of refugee students and their use of technology.

Arts & Culture Extremism Research

Archaeologists Plan Post-Islamic-State Future in Iraq

Edward Fox | 27 Mar 2017

In newly-liberated areas, archaeologists have begun assessing the damage done to sites of ancient Iraqi heritage and planning their future.

Internationalization Politics

Ambitious But Secretive Arab Education Provider: Iran

Wagdy Sawahel | 21 Mar 2017

Iranian universities are reaching out to the Arab world but are silent about their motives, creating suspicion in many quarters.

Politics Students Teaching Technology & Online Learning

A Roadmap for Rebuilding Higher Education in Iraq

Lori Mason | 14 Feb 2017

Universities have an important role to play in the healing and rebuilding of Iraq after Da’esh.

Administration Arts & Culture Faculty Libraries

Getting Books Into the Hands of Arab Readers

Ursula Lindsey | 10 Feb 2017

Grassroots and government initiatives hope to spread a culture of reading in the Arab region.

Politics Refugees Students

U.S. Travel Ban Temporarily Halted Amid Global Outcry

Ursula Lindsey | 07 Feb 2017

The president’s executive order has provoked criticism from U.S. academics, but little debate in the Arab world.

Administration Politics Quality Control

Academics Uneasy About Honorary Degrees for Rulers

Wagdy Sawahel | 03 Feb 2017

Awarding symbolic doctorates to political rulers has a long and controversial history at Arab Universities.

Refugees Students

U.S. Selective Ban on Visas Shuts Out Arab Students

Burton Bollag | 30 Jan 2017

President Donald Trump’s executive order temporarily blocking the citizens of seven countries from entering the United States could ultimately affect up 17,000 Arab and Iranian students.

Employment English Students Teaching

Iraqi Universities Focus on Teaching English

Michelle Grajek | 25 Jan 2017

Two new English-language teaching centers open in Iraq, to meet demand from Iraqi employers.




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