The head of cultural outreach at the modern-day library of Alexandria has worked with underground cables and overhead planetarium displays and broadened the library’s influence.
Haifa Jamal Al-Lail spoke with Al-Fanar Media about the challenges Saudi universities face and the obstacles and opportunities for women in higher education.
As in many other Gulf countries, fewer men than women make it to university in Bahrain.
A conference snapshot of Arab women’s employment and entrepreneurship highlighted the positive.
International educators at a recent conference discussed ways to help Arab women become comfortable at U.S. universities.
In a village in southern Yemen, girls are mostly left out of schools. But one girl who managed to get some education now inspires others.
In Egypt, child brides and grooms explain why they married before the legal age.
Researchers are delving into the causes of child marriage and trying to learn how to prevent it.
In Tunisia and Jordan, women find it easy to enter university gates, but hard to get past office doors.