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Faculty

Academic Freedom Faculty Human Rights

An Academic’s Hunger Strike for Freedom of Speech

Ursula Lindsey | 19 Oct 2015

A Moroccan intellectual has stopped eating, saying the government has blocked him from leaving the country.

Faculty Profiles Quality Control Research

A Conversation with the LAU President: Education and Lebanon’s Future

Ida Sophie Winter | 09 Oct 2015

Joseph Jabbra, the president of Lebanese American University, talks about steering his institution through difficult political and economic times.

Faculty Students

Students at the University of Bahrain Say Faculty Quality is Going Down

Islam Alzeny | 27 Sep 2015

Students at the biggest university in the kingdom say they are getting more professors with little experience and difficult-to-understand accents.

Curriculum Faculty Students

When a “Solution” Becomes a Problem

Ehab Hamdi | 21 Sep 2015

An attempt at preventing overcrowding in economics and mass communications faculties at Cairo University introduces other negatives.

Faculty Students

A Hidden Barrier to Arab Students’ Education

Ibtissem Jamel, Rim Hayat Chaif, Tarek Abd El-Galil, Tasneem Mohamed | 15 Sep 2015

The difficulties many Arab students face getting to their universities makes it hard for many to complete their education.

Academic Freedom Faculty Human Rights

Academic Freedom is Not Just a Generic Human Right

Mohamed Abdel Salam | 18 Aug 2015

Academic freedom is different from university independence, and more than just a basic human right. The distinctions are important, argues the author.

Faculty

The Doha Heat Drives Most Academics to Cooler Climes

Shereena Qazi | 13 Aug 2015

In summer, most academics flee Qatar for travel or family time. But a few stay behind.

Faculty Journalism Teaching Technology & Online Learning

Media Literacy Offers the Arab World a Way Forward

Jad Melki | 13 Jul 2015

Jad Melki, a professor at the American University of Beirut and the winner of a 2015 Global Media and Information Literacy Award from Unesco, explains the importance of his work.

Academic Freedom Conflict Faculty Students

The Institutionalization of Academic Freedom Violations in Egypt

Ahmed Abd Rabou | 03 Jul 2015

The most recent academic year in Egypt may have seemed quiet. But a silent violence was taking place that destroyed academic freedom, says a lecturer.

Academic Freedom Faculty Politics

Prominent Egyptian Scholar Sentenced to Death in Absentia

Benjamin Plackett, Sarah Lynch | 17 May 2015

Emad Shahin says “draconian injustice” prevails as he and over 100 others face capital punishment in Egypt.




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