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Lebanese Cinema Faces Existential Crisis With Country’s Financial Collapse

Sami Erchoff | 07 Sep 2021

Deprived of local audiences and sponsors, the industry has had to turn to foreign investors, with a threat to its identity

Conflict Faculty Finances Human Rights Terrorism

Unpaid Professors in Northern Yemen Threaten Strike, Putting Academic Year at Risk

Amr EL-Tohamy | 01 Sep 2021

After five years of unpaid work, university professors in Yemen’s rebel-held north threaten to go on strike.

Employment Faculty Finances Policy Profiles

Libyan Higher Education Minister Has High Aims but Scant Funds

Amr EL-Tohamy | 25 Aug 2021

Omran Al-Qeeb is striving to rebuild and improve Libya’s universities and research institutions. Lack of financial resources is the biggest obstacle to his plans, he says.

Administration Faculty Finances Students Teaching

AUC Provost Welcomes Getting Back to ‘Normal’ and New Leadership

Amr EL-Tohamy | 23 Aug 2021

As the American University in Cairo reopens classrooms and prepares to install a new president, its provost discusses the changes ahead.

Faculty Finances Health & Medicine Politics

Crisis Puts Lebanon’s University Hospitals at Risk of Forced Shutdowns

Amr EL-Tohamy | 18 Aug 2021

Lebanon’s university hospitals have been hard hit by the country’s economic crisis, leading to a decline in health services and possible shutdowns.

Finances Scholarships Science Students

Egypt’s New Innovators Support Fund Gives Young Inventors a Boost

Omar Fares | 16 Aug 2021

The new Innovators Support Fund offers financial and practical assistance to talented young people with ideas for inventions and innovations.

Employment Faculty Finances Policy Students

Admissions Crisis in Kuwait Heightens Calls for a New Public University

Amr EL-Tohamy | 10 Aug 2021

Pinched by budget cuts, Kuwait University is admitting fewer students. The decision adds urgency to the debate over how to meet the state’s higher education needs.

Conflict Finances Policy Protests Students

Students Sue 2 Lebanese Universities Over Tuition Hike Amid Crisis

Samar Kadi | 09 Aug 2021

A new dollar peg for tuition at the American University of Beirut and the Lebanese American University made the cost of study too expensive for many students.

Faculty Finances Internationalization Teaching

Are U.S. Branch Campuses Paying Off for Gulf States? Study Says No

Amr EL-Tohamy | 19 Jul 2021

A recent study concluded that American branch campuses cost Gulf countries more than they get in return. But some scholars dispute that finding.

Admissions Finances Politics Research

Salim Chahine: A Finance Professor Is Honored for Work Bridging Academia and the Corporate World

Samar Kadi | 12 Jul 2021

Salim Chahine, a professor at the American University of Beirut and a senior official at Lebanon’s central bank, is among the recipients of the 2020 Kuwait Prize.




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