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Arts & Culture Literature & Translation Profiles

Travel Enriches Poems of Basim Furat, Winner of the Helmy Salem Prize for Poetry

Diaa Hamed | 15 Sep 2022

The Iraqi poet Basim Furat, winner of the 2022 Helmy Salem Prize for Poetry, talks about his experiences in poetry and travel literature.

Gender Inequality Profiles

Aminetou Mint El-Moctar Fights Barriers to Women’s Education in Mauritania

Amr EL-Tohamy | 05 Sep 2022

Forced into early marriage and deprived of a university education herself, Aminetou Mint El-Moctar embarked on a lifelong struggle to improve women’s lives in her country.

Faculty Finances Inequality Policy Profiles Research

Safa Nassereldin, of Al-Quds University, Says Lack of Funding Threatens Education Continuity

Amr EL-Tohamy | 27 Aug 2022

The Palestinian academic Safa Nassereldin, a top administrator at Al-Quds University, describes how the university tries to cope with Israeli restrictions and a financial crisis.

Curriculum Employment Faculty Policy Profiles Students

Career Development Centres at Egyptian Universities Focus on Skills the Market Needs

Mohammad El Hawary | 24 Aug 2022

Maha Fakhry, head of the University Centres for Career Development project, discusses how the project tries to ensure that students leave university with the skills employers want.

Faculty Gender Profiles Research Science

Jordanian Pharmacologist Nancy Hakooz Receives International Honour

Tarek Abd El-Galil | 20 Aug 2022

Hakooz studies the effect of genes on drug response. She is being honoured by the International Society for the Study of Xenobiotics.

Democracy Faculty Human Rights Profiles Religion Social Sciences

Saad Salloum Calls on Arab Academics to Value Diversity as the Basis of Unity

Gilgamesh Nabeel | 17 Aug 2022

The Iraqi scholar, recently honoured for his longtime advocacy of freedom of religion and minorities’ rights, urges academics, politicians and youth to rethink views that see diversity as a threat.

Faculty Health & Medicine Mental Health Profiles Research Students

Brain Tissue on a Microchip Aids Iraqi Scientist’s Search for Better Stroke Treatments

Amr EL-Tohamy | 12 Aug 2022

Mootaz Salman, an Iraqi scientist at the University of Oxford, has won the “Young Scientist Lectureship Award” for his use of innovative technology to treat neurological diseases.

Arts & Culture Faculty Literature & Translation Profiles

Children’s Literature Deserves Serious Study, Says Scholar Yasmine Motawy

Mona Abu Al-Nasr | 15 Jul 2022

Yasmine Motawy was recently honoured by the American University in Cairo for her studies of children’s literature and its impact on society.

Faculty Gender Human Rights Profiles Social Sciences

Legal Scholar Zeina Jallad Says More Women Lawyers Would Help Palestinian Society

Amr EL-Tohamy | 06 Jul 2022

The human-rights scholar Zeina Jallad calls for improvements in Palestinian legal education and more support for women in a male-dominated field.

Faculty Profiles Research

Syrian Archaeologist Seeks International Help to Document Damaged Sites

Amr EL-Tohamy | 05 Jul 2022

Amal Al Kassem is developing a plan that involves fieldwork in Syria and remote analysis of damaged and looted sites in preparation for reconstructing them.

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