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Countries البلدان

Qatar

Studying Gulf Countries, their Influence and Divides

Ursula Lindsey | 09 Nov 2015

A new academic publication at the University of Oxford is taking an interdisciplinary look at the countries in the Gulf Cooperation Council.

Curriculum

General Education: Top-Down Support Needed for Bottom-Up Change

Eman Kamel | 22 Oct 2015

A new group devoted to improving the core-curricula in Arab universities held its first meeting.

Curriculum

A New Network To Support Better General Education

Maha Al-Hendawi | 13 Oct 2015

Leaders of the effort to improve courses that are designed to create more broadly educated students are meeting in Doha this week to form a new regional collaboration.

Research Teaching

In a Dry Country, Gardening Becomes Education

Eman Kamel | 24 Sep 2015

Small gardens can become powerful teaching tools that help children understand the basics of sustainability.

Faculty

The Doha Heat Drives Most Academics to Cooler Climes

Shereena Qazi | 13 Aug 2015

In summer, most academics flee Qatar for travel or family time. But a few stay behind.

In Qatar, Education Drives Workforce Shifts for Women

Shereena Qazi | 10 Aug 2015

The high participation of Qatari women in higher education is rippling through the nation’s workforce even in traditionally male-dominated fields.

Summer Interns Seek To Advance their Careers

| 23 Jul 2015

Students and their advisers talk about the effort to get work experience in Doha.

Research

Arab Food Supply is Shaky, But Related Research is Rare

Benjamin Plackett, Selim Njeim | 13 Jul 2015

Many Arab countries do not have what is known as “food security,” but the research and teaching on the topic is just getting started.

Arts & Culture Human Rights

Coverage of Qatar’s World Cup Mirrors Some of the World’s Prejudices

Justin D. Martin | 04 Jul 2015

Journalism professor says coverage of the emirate may owe to more than genuine human-rights concerns.

Arts & Culture Language Teaching

How Teaching in English Divides the Arab World

Ursula Lindsey | 19 Jun 2015

Learning the language helps students get access to global jobs, but critics say it threatens the region’s culture.




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