Universities trying to make a sudden shift to online learning face many challenges, including holding student attention, measuring student progress, and designing online interfaces that will work on smartphones.
Why does a public university prefer to hire teaching staff from western universities?
A young teacher from Mosul asked for, and received, unusual access to observe the agency’s operations and share concerns with its leaders.
Obay al-Dewachi has kept Mosul’s university running in exile and represents the resilience of the city’s people.
The chief financial officer of the American University in Cairo explains how a financial event the institution planned for still wound up making life harder for everyone involved.
At one of the world’s largest international educational events, the agenda was rich and the audience diverse but visitors from Arab countries were hard to find.
Scholars and administrators interested in Arab higher education review the past year and look ahead in 2015.
An educational researcher says she was promised solutions, but left without hearing any.
The president of Koç University in Turkey believes in hiring the best faculty members and then getting out of their way.
The managing director of the company that hosts what may be the world’s largest number of branch campuses talks about the history and future of the educational model.