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Administration Faculty Politics Profiles

Cairo University President Leaves Legacy of Stability

Jacob Wirtschafter, Mina Nader | 28 Jun 2017

Gader Gad Nassar steps down as president of Cairo University this month. His supporters say he has helped defend the institution from political and religious divisiveness.

Administration Arts & Culture Finances Students

Participation in Student Activities Drops in Egypt

Tarek Abd El-Galil | 23 May 2017

Egyptian universities have witnessed a marked decline in the number of student activities for political and economic reasons, a new report says.

Administration Architecture Arts & Culture Conservation Research

Bahrain Protects Its Archaeological Heritage

Benjamin Plackett | 03 Mar 2017

When economic development clashes with archaeology, Manama could offer a model for other Arab countries.

Administration Arts & Culture Faculty Libraries

Getting Books Into the Hands of Arab Readers

Ursula Lindsey | 10 Feb 2017

Grassroots and government initiatives hope to spread a culture of reading in the Arab region.

Administration Politics Quality Control

Academics Uneasy About Honorary Degrees for Rulers

Wagdy Sawahel | 03 Feb 2017

Awarding symbolic doctorates to political rulers has a long and controversial history at Arab Universities.

Administration Quality Control Students

New Egyptian High-School Exam Seeks to Fight Cheating

Menna Farouk | 23 Jan 2017

Ministry of Education hopes exam papers will be harder to leak on social media.

Academic Freedom Administration Conflict Politics

University of Mosul President Looks to a Post-Da’esh Future

Edward Fox | 19 Jan 2017

Obay al-Dewachi has kept Mosul’s university running in exile and represents the resilience of the city’s people.

Administration Research Technology & Online Learning

Collaboration is the Future for Arab University Libraries

Wagdy Sawahel | 09 Jan 2017

Academic libraries in the Arab world are discovering the benefits of working together in consortia.

Administration Finances

How Egypt’s Currency Plunge Trapped a University

Mai Shams El-Din | 13 Dec 2016

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.

Administration Finances

Importing Higher Education: A Qatari Experiment

Burton Bollag | 14 Jul 2016

It’s been close to 20 years since the founding of Education City, the cluster of Western university campuses in Doha. What has been achieved?




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