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Politics

Palestinian Universities on the Frontlines

Sam Bahour | 14 Oct 2016

In Palestine, institutions of higher education are vital to the future but have to fight on two fronts just to survive, says the author, a Palestinian-American businessman.

Teaching

A Palestinian’s Tapestry: Teacher, Student, Journalist

Asma' Jawabreh | 11 Sep 2016

Grappling with the direction of her career, a young woman tries to find her niche in a blend of education and journalism.

Quality Control

Who Defines “Excellence” in Education? And How?

Clara Morgan | 13 May 2016

A more inclusive approach to improving educational quality in the Arab region could be the best solution.

Students

Palestinian Student Faces the End of Her Undergraduate Experience

Asma' Jawabreh | 07 May 2016

The barriers Asma’ Jawabreh faces as she tries to complete her senior project offer some last lessons as she finishes her undergraduate education.

Faculty Protests Salaries

Palestinian Professors’ Strike Ends Early

Asma' Jawabreh | 08 Feb 2016

A labor action by Palestinian faculty members was halted after the education ministry indicated it would meet some of their demands.

Politics Students

A Student in the Midst of an Intifada

Asma' Jawabreh | 12 Jan 2016

Asma’ Jawabreh is immersed in East Jerusalem’s troubles after a breather in Berlin.

Politics Students

Palestinian Political Divisions Play Out at Birzeit University

Asma' Jawabreh | 12 Nov 2015

The split between opposing factions in Palestine, Fatah and Hamas, is surfacing in ugly ways at the university in the West Bank, students say.

Academic Freedom Conflict Human Rights

Education: The Only Weapon Left

Asma' Jawabreh | 24 Oct 2015

In her last year in university, Asma’ Jawabreh writes about the difficulties she faces as the Israel-Palestine conflict flares up again.

Profiles

Conversation With Steven Salaita: A Controversial Scholar Reflects on His Move to Beirut

Jason Lemon | 22 Oct 2015

An American university fired Steven Salaita for anti-Israel tweets. Our writer catches up with him in Lebanon.

Profiles Research Social Sciences

A Conversation With Sari Hanafi: The State Of Arab Research

Benjamin Plackett | 23 Sep 2015

A prize-winning social scientist at the American University of Beirut talks about Arab research and the challenges it faces.




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