The American University of Beirut’s incoming president, a prominent cancer researcher, has new ambitions for the venerable institution.
Learning the language helps students get access to global jobs, but critics say it threatens the region’s culture.
It’s time for Arab journalism programs to get a major overhaul, so they can help the region’s development, says the dean of the Journalism Media Institute.
Learning the Arabic language can play a crucial role in achieving peace.
Lebanon’s classrooms often skip a half century of history, a case study of what happens elsewhere in the region.
Families across the Arab region debate where to send their sons and daughters—public university or private one? There is no easy answer.
Wealthy business leaders in Turkey have, for decades now, poured much of their money into cultural foundations that have also established universities.
Arab professors discussed integrating investigative journalism into their courses at a workshop in Jordan.
Arabic should be the main teaching language in the region but needs to be modernized, says Inam Bioud.
The demand for professors, nurses and similar occupations is rapidly outstripping the supply in the region.