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Liberal Arts

Arts & Culture Liberal Arts Research

An Archaeology Project Connects Young Qataris to Their Past

Eman Kamel | 27 Jul 2018

A university-led team is recovering artifacts that shed light on how people lived as modern Qatar emerged from a time when pearl diving was the economic focus.

Arts & Culture Liberal Arts

A Century of Arab Art, Compressed Into a Book

Ursula Lindsey | 25 May 2018

A new volume in an acclaimed series delves into the movements and debates that shaped modern art in the Arab world.

Critical Thinking Extremism Liberal Arts

Two Caliphates Fall: Mosul Survives

Omar Mohammed | 15 Mar 2018

The Iraqi historian who reported from Mosul on the ISIS occupation tells the story of how his home city outlived both Ottoman rule and the self-styled caliphate of Da’esh.

Arts & Culture Liberal Arts

Catalogue Reveals Pioneering Egyptian Painter’s Legacy

Ursula Lindsey | 11 Sep 2017

Mahmoud Said’s oeuvre reflects an engagement with beauty, heritage, and national identity that remains relevant today.

Arts & Culture Liberal Arts Opinion

What Art Can Teach Us About the Arab World

Ursula Lindsey | 31 Mar 2017

Sultan Sooud Al-Qassemi, art enthusiast and Arab-affairs commentator, sees the burgeoning Arab art scene as a way to bring fresh insights to stale discussions.

Critical Thinking Curriculum Liberal Arts

A Palestinian Student: Transformed by a Liberal Education

Asma' Jawabreh | 24 Apr 2015

A Palestinian student talks about her experience with liberal education.

Critical Thinking Liberal Arts Profiles

A Conversation With the New AUC Provost: Rebuilding the Basics

Sarah Lynch | 10 Oct 2014

Mahmoud El-Gamal talks about how he hopes to strengthen the core of liberal arts education at the American University in Cairo.

Critical Thinking Liberal Arts Politics

“The Greatest Adventure the Arab World Has Experienced”

Rami Khouri | 31 May 2014

At the American University of Beirut’s graduation, Rami Khouri, journalist and academic, spoke stirringly about what has happened in the last four years in the Arab world.

Administration Liberal Arts Profiles Quality Control Research

Conversation with Karma El Hassan: Driving Quality Control With Data

Rasha Faek | 02 Oct 2013

One of the foremost figures in the Arab world to use performance measurement to improve higher education talks about institutional research.

Critical Thinking Liberal Arts Profiles

Egypt & The Liberal Arts: A Conversation With Khaled Fahmy

Daria Solovieva | 24 Sep 2013

Khaled Fahmy, a historian who has paid close attention to recent Egyptian politics, turns his focus in an interview to the obstacles to critical thinking in Egyptian higher education.




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