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Lebanese Students Find Mental Health Support Through Their Universities

Samar Kadi | 16 Nov 2021

A financial crisis and Covid-19 add to the stress in Lebanese students’ lives. Universities are responding with programmes to help them.

Administration Conflict Employment Faculty Finances Policy Protests

Lebanese Education Sector Faces ‘Big and Grave’ Losses, Experts Say

Samar Kadi | 09 Nov 2021

Lebanon’s multiple crises have taken an invisible and immeasurable toll on education, researchers and professors say.

Conflict Politics Protests Schools

Deadly Clashes in Lebanon Put New Strain on Education System

Sami Erchoff | 16 Oct 2021

Street fighting in Beirut terrified schoolchildren and city residents, and put further strain on a school system already near collapse.

Faculty Health & Medicine Profiles Refugees Science

Nobel Laureate Ardem Patapoutian’s Path to the Prize Started in Beirut

Amr EL-Tohamy | 12 Oct 2021

Ardem Patapoutian, a co-winner of this year’s Nobel Prize in Medicine, was born in Lebanon. War shifted his studies and career to the U.S.

Coronavirus Students Teaching

Lebanese University Campuses Gradually Return to Life

Samar Kadi | 21 Sep 2021

Lebanese campuses are reopening after the Covid-19 closures, but fuel, electricity and Internet problems are still an obstacle for some.

Human Rights Inequality Policy Students

Saint-Joseph University Students Lead a Fight Against Corruption in Lebanon

Sami Erchoff | 14 Sep 2021

The aim of the Dod el-Fasad campaign “is to create an anti-corruption movement with youth at its head,” a university official said.

Arts & Culture Employment Finances

Lebanese Cinema Faces Existential Crisis With Country’s Financial Collapse

Sami Erchoff | 07 Sep 2021

Deprived of local audiences and sponsors, the industry has had to turn to foreign investors, with a threat to its identity

Administration Faculty Health & Medicine Profiles

Michel Mawad: A Pioneering Neurologist Leads the Lebanese American University

Samar Kadi | 01 Sep 2021

Michel Mawad took office as president last fall. Skills he learned in his medical career will help him lead the university through a period of crisis, he says.

Arts & Culture Gender Liberal Arts Literature & Translation

Arab Women Comedians Get a Boost at the Edinburgh Fringe

Petra Ayar Jahchan | 27 Aug 2021

For two Arab women comedians, challenging stereotypes is part of the act—and just being onstage is breaking one barrier.

Accreditation Soapbox

Al-Fanar Media Updates The Arab World’s First Database of Internationally Accredited Universities

Nasser Zawk | 24 Aug 2021

Al-Fanar Media has updated its database of internationally accredited universities and academic programs in the Arab world. This searchable tool now lists nearly 750 programs and institutions.




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