Gulf women continue to graduate from universities at higher rates than men, but they are more likely to wind up unemployed, according to a recent report.
A veteran of student affairs moved to the United Arab Emirates and found that the profession was practiced entirely differently there.
Women and sympathetic men are organizing against those who sexually harass others in the academic setting.
Across the Arab region, a few programs focus on helping women get the skills and attitudes they need to find and hold a job.
The high unemployment rate of educated Arab youth is well known, but in many countries female graduates have a particularly hard time finding a job.