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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 Libraries 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?

Administration Quality Control

Exams in Tents: A Symbol of Deterioration?

Ahmed ElShamy | 01 Jul 2016

Cairo University students say university services and facilities are declining. The administration says it is being fiscally responsible.

Administration

Lebanese American University’s Unique Perch in New York

Benjamin Plackett | 23 Jun 2016

The university increases its reach in the West while keeping things simple.




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