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Internationalization Politics Students Study Abroad

Saudi Students Are Caught in a Diplomatic Row

Benjamin Plackett | 19 Aug 2018

Saudi Arabia’s diplomatic row with Canada has upended the future of thousands of Saudi students at Canadian universities, forcing them to leave the country just before the new semester starts.

Finances Refugees Schools Students

U.N. Scrambles to Keep Schools for Palestinians Open

Asma' Jawabreh | 17 Aug 2018

The agency serving Palestinian refugees across the Middle East is coping with a shortfall of funds after cuts in U.S. aid.

Development Politics Students

The Idea of a Palestinian University

Sam Bahour | 02 Aug 2018

A plan for a university for Palestinians inside and outside their homeland goes back a long way, and it’s still an idea worth pursuing.

Conflict Faculty Politics Refugees Students

Improving Educational Opportunities For Youth Inside Syria

David Wheeler | 13 Jun 2018

Participants in a Beirut workshop developed recommendations to improve the access of youth inside Syria to quality higher education.

Arts & Culture Students

Zajal, a Folk Poetry Form, Reaches a New Generation

Edward Fox | 18 May 2018

Students compete in eloquence in the country’s first academic competition in traditional Lebanese folk poetry.

Critical Thinking Democracy Students

Debate Clubs Catch on at Arab Universities

Eman Kamel | 14 May 2018

The clubs build critical-thinking skills and give students the freedom to express opinions in a structured way.

Faculty Students Teaching

Are Small Classes Best? It’s Complicated

Beckie Supiano | 06 May 2018

The writer describes the conversation surrounding the relationship between effective teaching and course size.

Employment Faculty Quality Control Students Teaching

Syrian Higher Education Faces a Long Recovery

Zina Shahla | 02 May 2018

Professors have fled, students are dropping out or struggling to balance study and jobs, and businesses complain that graduates lack skills.

Refugees Scholarships Students

Help for Syrian Students in Countries Close to Home

Rasha Faek | 01 May 2018

A project of the Mediterranean Universities Union is setting up support units at institutions in Lebanon, Jordan, and Iraq.

Refugees Scholarships Students

Group Seeks ‘Quantum Leap’ in Aid for Refugee Students

Rasha Faek | 30 Apr 2018

An organization based in Portugal that has been helping Syrian students continue their university studies now wants to accelerate those efforts.




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