Misperceptions and bureaucracy are among the hindrances to better academic cooperation between Europe and the South Mediterranean, a new report says.
A recent study concluded that American branch campuses cost Gulf countries more than they get in return. But some scholars dispute that finding.
An “academy” of early-career researchers in Germany and Arab countries promotes international, interdisciplinary research projects “on the boundary between science and society.”
“They’re not as different as we thought,” says one University of Mosul student after participating in a program that brings American and Iraqi students together in video dialogues.
The art calendar begins a new season with a number of exhibitions that reflect growing interest in Arab artists and Arab-world art themes.
At a conference in Berlin this week, international organizations discussed how to improve the ability of refugees around the world to enroll in higher education.
The Venice Biennale displays the strengths of Arab artists working today and some of the political pitfalls that can await them.
The Trump travel ban and cuts to a major Saudi scholarship program are among causes of the decline.
Saudi Arabia’s diplomatic row with Canada has upended the future of thousands of Saudi students at Canadian universities, forcing them to leave the country just before the new semester starts.
A Tunisian researcher wants to be the first in his continent to measure time with atomic precision.