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Nobel Laureate David Julius on Science: Persistence Pays Off

Gilgamesh Nabeel, Tarek Abd El-Galil | 23 Oct 2021

David Julius, a co-winner of the 2021 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, talks about his research and the importance of public support for science.

Arts & Culture Employment Liberal Arts Profiles

Azza Fahmy: The ‘Never Ending Dreams’ of an Egyptian Artisan

Sayyid Mahmoud | 20 Oct 2021

A new memoir by Egypt’s best-known jewelry designer advocates continuous learning, expresses her belief in Arab nationalism, and calls for the protection of traditional arts and crafts.

Faculty Profiles Refugees Research Scholarships Science

Yemeni Microbiologist Fathiah Zakham Seeks Better Diagnostics for Tuberculosis

Tarek Abd El-Galil | 12 Oct 2021

Fathiah Zakham has won international honors for her work to find faster, more accurate tools to fight drug-resistant strains of the disease.

Faculty Health & Medicine Profiles Refugees Science

Nobel Laureate Ardem Patapoutian’s Path to the Prize Started in Beirut

Amr EL-Tohamy | 12 Oct 2021

Ardem Patapoutian, a co-winner of this year’s Nobel Prize in Medicine, was born in Lebanon. War shifted his studies and career to the U.S.

Arts & Culture Human Rights Liberal Arts Profiles

Mubarak Hemoudi Depicts the Heritage of Sudan From the U.S.

Amr EL-Tohamy | 17 Sep 2021

Mubarak Hemoudi’s paintings relate the stories and ways of life of “forgotten” people in Sudan’s marginalized rural regions.

Architecture Profiles Teaching

Nadia Habash: Palestinian Engineering Leader Wants Her Work to Serve Social Needs

Amr EL-Tohamy | 16 Sep 2021

She has won many awards for her work, which reflects her philosophy that architecture should put people first and respect heritage.

Democracy Faculty Profiles Research Social Sciences

Hicham Alaoui: A Scholar of Democracy With Royal Roots

Amr EL-Tohamy | 09 Sep 2021

The Moroccan scholar Hicham Alaoui’s research interests include the need for of democratic and educational reforms in the Arab world.

Administration Faculty Health & Medicine Profiles

Michel Mawad: A Pioneering Neurologist Leads the Lebanese American University

Samar Kadi | 01 Sep 2021

Michel Mawad took office as president last fall. Skills he learned in his medical career will help him lead the university through a period of crisis, he says.

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.

Libraries Literature & Translation Profiles Publishing

Alia Muhammad Baqer, Savior of Basra Library’s Books, Dies at 69

Gilgamesh Nabeel | 16 Aug 2021

As Basra’s chief librarian, Alia Muhammed Baqer rescued 30,000 books and manuscripts from being lost as British forces occupied the city in 2003.




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