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Standardized Tests Technology & Online Learning

Looking at Arab Education Through PISA Tests

| 03 Dec 2014

A global test used in 65 territories and countries, four of them Arab, provides insights that education policymakers could use.

Social Sciences

Arab Uprisings Echo in the Social Sciences

Sarah Lynch | 20 Oct 2014

As social scientists seek to understand the “Arab spring” and its political wake, they are also taking a fresh look at their disciplines.

Development Health & Medicine Research

Arab Health Research Should Keep Pace With Changing Demands

| 26 Sep 2014

Scientists need to follow the shift from infectious diseases to chronic conditions.

Applicants Needed for Education-Journalism Program

Rasha Faek | 10 Apr 2014

Al-Fanar Media is seeking 60 early and mid-career journalists to participate in a program aimed at improving education journalism in the Arab world.

Employment Profiles

A Conversation With Tunisia’s New Higher-Education Minister

Burton Bollag | 09 Apr 2014

In a frank, wide-ranging interview, Tawfik Jelassi talks about the country’s efforts to improve its universities.

Employment

A Step Toward Employment: Career Centers

Sarah Lynch | 04 Apr 2014

Some universities are helping students think about their future jobs and learn the skills they need to get them.

Academic Freedom Politics Protests Students

In Tunisia, a Once-Banned Student Union Rises Again

| 19 Mar 2014

The rebirth of an outlawed student union with Islamist leanings is a positive sign of rising democracy to some, a negative sign of religious conservatism to others.

Academic Freedom Politics Protests

In Tunisia, Academic “Families” Protect University Campuses

Sarah Lynch | 23 Feb 2014

As police mostly stay off campus, networks of students and staff members have rallied to act as informal university security.

Academic Freedom

Calls for Arab Academic Freedom Echo Across the Atlantic

Tina Kelley | 21 Nov 2013

A U.S. meeting follows up on a Tunisian one, pointing out that academic freedom is vital not only for universities, but for countries as a whole.

Academic Freedom Faculty Politics Protests

Universities Caught in Tunisia’s Political Crisis

Fatma Shim | 03 Sep 2013

With the academic year soon to begin, university leaders are urging nonviolence as the country tries to find a way forward.




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