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Lebanon

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.

Accreditation Data & Surveys Employment Faculty Students Study Abroad

International Accreditation Is a Factor in Many Arab Students’ University Choices

Tarek Abd El-Galil | 24 Aug 2021

When it comes to deciding where to enroll, many students say international accreditation matters, an informal poll by Al-Fanar Media found.

Faculty Finances Health & Medicine Politics

Crisis Puts Lebanon’s University Hospitals at Risk of Forced Shutdowns

Amr EL-Tohamy | 18 Aug 2021

Lebanon’s university hospitals have been hard hit by the country’s economic crisis, leading to a decline in health services and possible shutdowns.

Conflict Finances Policy Protests Students

Students Sue 2 Lebanese Universities Over Tuition Hike Amid Crisis

Samar Kadi | 09 Aug 2021

A new dollar peg for tuition at the American University of Beirut and the Lebanese American University made the cost of study too expensive for many students.

Technology & Online Learning

One Year After the Beirut Blast, Technology Keeps Memories Fresh

Petra Ayar Jahchan | 04 Aug 2021

Mobile-phone technology connected Beirutis to the world in the aftermath of the devastating explosion. It also helps keep memories fresh.

Arts & Culture Liberal Arts Students

Art Students Portray Horror and Hope in Works Recalling the Beirut Port Blast

Petra Ayar Jahchan | 04 Aug 2021

Lebanese University art students create pieces for the one-year anniversary of the explosion that devastated much of Beirut.




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