A sampling of literary and scholarly works from across the region that we have enjoyed over the past year.
A program at the University of Southampton trains faculty members at the University of Tripoli in new approaches to teaching.
A movement to make the fruits of research available without charge has helped students and faculty members gain access to an increasing number of academic articles.
Millions of malnourished children are at risk of problems in their cognitive development, say experts.
The ongoing violence in Libya has forced many of its professors to leave and shut down eight universities.
The study of the remains of ancient civilizations, once considered a relic of colonialism, is making a comeback.
A new book explores how jihadists use poetry, music and video to strengthen their cause.
A slight twist on an old saying can help those discouraged by the situation in the Arab world, says an Al-Fanar Media editor.
As the power struggles in Libya intensify, Libyan banks are literally without enough paper money, and the challenges Libyan students face increase.
To fully embrace a global approach, universities must include the education of refugees and displaced people, says the managing editor of Al-Fanar Media.