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Architecture Arts & Culture Conservation

Architecture Professors Join Fight to Save Cairo’s Historic Cemeteries

Sayyid Mahmoud | 23 Dec 2021

Architecture professors are documenting Cairo’s historic cemeteries to help preservation groups that are trying to save them from being demolished.

Architecture Employment Scholarships Students Study Abroad

Dual Degrees from Egypt and Italy Open New Horizons for Students

Amr EL-Tohamy | 06 Nov 2021

Students from Ain Shams University, in Cairo, and a university in Italy are the first to earn dual degrees under a new joint programme.

Architecture Arts & Culture Faculty Liberal Arts Students

A Prestigious Fine Arts College in Sudan Gets Help from Its Alumni

Amr EL-Tohamy | 02 Nov 2021

Graduates of Sudan’s historic College of Fine and Applied Arts are helping the school build new courses and attract much-needed donations from abroad.

Architecture Development Faculty Literature & Translation Publishing Students Terrorism

University of Mosul Rebuilds a Campus Razed by War

Gilgamesh Nabeel | 19 Oct 2021

Iraq’s second-largest university is shaking off the vestiges of war. Its publishing house will reopen soon, and other major projects are nearing completion.

Architecture Profiles Teaching

Nadia Habash: Palestinian Engineering Leader Wants Her Work to Serve Social Needs

Amr EL-Tohamy | 16 Sep 2021

She has won many awards for her work, which reflects her philosophy that architecture should put people first and respect heritage.

Architecture Publishing Research

‘Building Sharjah’: Book Documents the Rise of a Modern Gulf City

Amr EL-Tohamy | 15 Sep 2021

“Building Sharjah” traces the urbanization of the city through its architecture and explores related social and political contexts before and after the discovery of oil.

Architecture Arts & Culture Liberal Arts

U.A.E. Pavilion Wins Top Award at Venice Architecture Biennale

Melanie Swan | 03 Sep 2021

The Emirates’ pavilion explores an environmentally friendly alternative to cement that could greatly reduce global carbon dioxide emissions.

Architecture Arts & Culture Conflict Liberal Arts

Modernist Design for Rebuilding Mosul’s Historic Mosque Draws Outcry

Gilgamesh Nabeel | 31 Aug 2021

Winners of a competition organized by Unesco say plans are on track to rebuild the Al-Nuri Mosque, destroyed in the war against the Islamic State.

Architecture Arts & Culture

Syrian Fountain Art Speaks of Home to People Far From Home

Melanie Swan | 13 Aug 2021

The bah-rah, a traditional Syrian fountain, and the emotional connections it evokes are the focus of an installation in Abu Dhabi by the Syrian architect Talin Hazbar.

Architecture Faculty Profiles Teaching

Chahinda Karim, a Scholar of the History of Islamic Architecture, Dies

Amr EL-Tohamy | 06 Aug 2021

Chahinda Karim is remembered as a teacher and a scholar of the history of Islamic architecture from its origins to its development across the Arab world.




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