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Writing Academic Books When You’re Not an Academic

Noah Berlatsky | 25 Sep 2016

Academic publishing is more open to nonacademics than ever … but economics forces work against those who don’t have a steady salary.

Faculty Students Teaching

Deep Generation Gap: Arab Professors Vs. Students

Ursula Lindsey | 20 Sep 2016

Professors have long grumbled about the quality of students, and students about rigid professors, but the tension between them is now especially high.


Why Most Academics Will Always Be Bad Writers

Noah Berlatsky | 29 Jul 2016

No one should be surprised if much scholarly writing continues to be mediocre and confused.

Administration Faculty Students

Where are the Arabs? A Visit to a Global Conference

Rasha Faek | 20 Jun 2016

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.

Academic Freedom Faculty Students

Courage to Think Defender Award Given to Egyptian Scholars and Students

Burton Bollag | 14 Jun 2016

The Scholars at Risk network has given its highest award to those professors and students in Egypt who have suffered under the military government’s crackdown on freedom of speech.

Faculty Gender

No, I Am Not Pregnant

Emily Van Duyne | 22 May 2016

Why women in academe feel our bodies are ‘always under watch’.

Architecture Faculty

Zaha Hadid: Architect and Mentor

Paul Ames | 04 Apr 2016

The appreciation that has flowed for the Baghdad-born architect and her buildings has often neglected the time that she has spent teaching.

Faculty Refugees

Syrian Professor’s Plea: Make Us Part of the Solution

Ammar Al-Ibrahim | 28 Feb 2016

A Syrian professor calls for educational institutions in the neighboring countries to benefit from Syrian professors’ experiences.

Academic Freedom Administration Faculty

Tunisian Academics Still Under Threat After the Jasmine Revolution

Khaoula Sliti | 14 Feb 2016

Religious conservatives are using accusations of atheism and other tactics to try to silence Tunisian academics.

Faculty Protests Salaries

Palestinian Professors’ Strike Ends Early

Asma' Jawabreh | 08 Feb 2016

A labor action by Palestinian faculty members was halted after the education ministry indicated it would meet some of their demands.

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