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Students

Human Rights Inequality Language Students

Sub-Saharan Students in Morocco: Both Welcomed and Shunned

Aida Alami | 25 Jul 2013

The Moroccan government has created scholarships for students from central Africa but when the students arrive they are often shocked by the discrimination they run into on the street.

Conflict Students

Tribal Violence Plagues Jordanian Public Universities

Rasha Faek | 23 Jul 2013

Conflicts at universities in the south of the country are splitting students along tribal lines, threatening institutional stability and driving some students out of the country.

Employment Finances Politics Students Teaching

After Two Revolts, Egypt’s Energetic Youth Deserve a Better Education

Farouk El Baz | 17 Jul 2013

Egypt’s young people have toppled two inept governments. With a proper education, they could help revive the country, says Farouk El-Baz.

Finances Quality Control Students

Lebanese Universities: A Battle of Quality and Quantity

Nohad Topalian | 15 Jul 2013

A rapid expansion of private universities since the civil war has left Lebanon with plenty of universities and lots of questions about quality.

Academic Freedom Conflict Refugees Students

Syria’s Lost Generation

| 25 Jun 2013

University students interviewed in the largest Syrian refugee camp in Jordan reveal the nonviolent roots of the uprising.

Students Teaching Technology & Online Learning

Helping Business Students Learn About Social-Media Strategies

Rasha Faek | 19 Jun 2013

A course at the American University of Beirut focuses on ways to use platforms like Facebook and Twitter to create a competitive advantage.

Gender Students

An American Dean Develops an Emirati Cultural Lens

Denise Gifford | 30 May 2013

A veteran of student affairs moved to the United Arab Emirates and found that the profession was practiced entirely differently there.

Curriculum Students

Egyptian Education Takes a Step Backwards

Iman Raslan | 26 May 2013

A recent policy decision in Egypt is heading the country back to more specialized higher education, instead of towards the broader curriculum needed for universities to power the economy and enlighten citizens.

Admissions Students

How University Admissions Distorts Some Arab Societies

Elizabeth Buckner | 11 May 2013

In many Arab countries, university admissions is forcing youth into careers that they have no interest in, derailing economies instead of fueling them, and adding to social resentment.

Gender Human Rights Students

The Fight Against Sexual Harassment on Arab Campuses

Sarah Lynch | 11 May 2013

Women and sympathetic men are organizing against those who sexually harass others in the academic setting.




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