The percentage of Algerian women in engineering studies has jumped sharply since 2005, but some have mixed feelings about the profession.
Lebanon’s progress on environmental protection goals is patchy, but there is growing demand for environmental studies in its universities.
International relations theories do not travel seamlessly across borders. A forum of Arab scholars examines how the discipline is studied in their world.
In a region where gender studies programs are rare, a new center at the American University of Iraq, Sulaimani, is opening eyes—and minds.
Vaccinating educators should be a priority, advocates argue, to make classrooms safer and speed the reopening of schools.
The British-based charity Cara originally helped academics flee Nazi Germany. Now it helps scholars escape war zones like Syria and Yemen.
The Academic Freedom Index paints a troubling picture of the state of academic freedom in the Arab world.
The Iraqi-Canadian artist Zeana Atarbashi draws on the heritage of her hometown, Mosul, and the life-giving power of women.
Earning a Ph.D. in statistical epidemiology inspired Niveen Abu-Rmeileh to strive to improve the public health sector in Palestine.