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Coronavirus

As the novel coronavirus sweeps through the Arab region, Al-Fanar Media is monitoring how it is affecting those facets of the Arab world that we focus on: higher education, research, and arts and culture. The Covid-19 pandemic has blocked students’ education, shuttered the art world, and revealed how badly the Arab region needs its own public health and research infrastructure.

With the lockdowns being enforced around the region and many individuals in quarantine, the public face-to-face gatherings that once fueled education and the arts have gone dark.

Coronavirus Faculty Students Teaching

10 Tips for Teaching with Masks and Physical Distancing

Gwyneth Talley, Maha Bali | 23 Sep 2021

Many professors are returning to face-to-face classes this fall, which means wearing masks and observing other safety precautions. Two educators share some ideas for making this work.

Coronavirus Students Teaching

Lebanese University Campuses Gradually Return to Life

Samar Kadi | 21 Sep 2021

Lebanese campuses are reopening after the Covid-19 closures, but fuel, electricity and Internet problems are still an obstacle for some.

Coronavirus Faculty Health & Medicine Students

Algeria Requires Covid-19 Vaccine as a Condition to Attend Universities

Riad Mazzouzi | 14 Sep 2021

The infection rate has dropped sharply from a peak in late July, but authorities fear a new surge could force them to interrupt the new academic year.

Arts & Culture Coronavirus Liberal Arts Literature & Translation Students

Art Graduation Projects in Egypt Go On in Pandemic’s Shadow

Mona Abu Al-Nasr | 19 Aug 2021

Students’ art graduation projects seek inspiration in Egypt’s heritage but also reflect the modern world and the isolation caused by Covid-19.

Coronavirus Faculty Health & Medicine Students Teaching

Libya’s Universities Close Again Due to Covid-19

Tarek Abd El-Galil | 30 Jul 2021

A recent surge in new Covid-19 cases disrupts education at Libya’s universities again.

Coronavirus Journalism Students Technology & Online Learning

Morocco’s First Online University TV Channel Offers Training Opportunities

Mohamed Akinou | 22 Jul 2021

The online TV channel at Ibn Zohr University is an outlet for providing lessons, spreading university news, and training media students.

Coronavirus Research Social Sciences

Covid-19 Poses New Challenges for Social Scientists, Survey Finds

Amr EL-Tohamy | 13 Jul 2021

Social scientists and humanities scholars were particularly affected by the pandemic because of the restrictions it imposed on their work methods.

Arts & Culture Coronavirus Literature & Translation Publishing

Covid Restrictions Prove a Boost for a Small Cairo Book Market

Sayyid Mahmoud | 09 Jul 2021

The key to the market’s success is selling via social media, a method that is new to book vendors and buyers alike in Egypt.

Coronavirus Curriculum Faculty Health & Medicine Students

How Medical Schools in Qatar Adapted During the Pandemic

Eman Kamel | 01 Jul 2021

Covid-19 forced medical schools to shift much of their training to virtual platforms. That posed challenges for students and faculty.

Coronavirus Health & Medicine Research Science

Saudi Universities Step Up Support for Research on Coronaviruses

Amr EL-Tohamy | 24 Jun 2021

The Covid-19 pandemic has spurred renewed interest in public health and epidemiological research, especially on coronaviruses.




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