With ancient boatbuilding crafts nearly extinct, scholars and researchers aim to bring knowledge of Iraq’s maritime heritage to a new generation of students.
Hashtat, a program aimed at teens in private schools, uses a simulated university environment to help students choose their college major.
The new service centers are part of a wider effort to promote equal access to higher education for students with disabilities.
Lecturers at Morocco’s public universities oppose a draft law that would give the Higher Education Ministry more control over their wages and work conditions.
Education officials suspended classes at schools and universities for two weeks. They cited coronavirus concerns, but a fuel crisis is also a factor.
The new American University of Iraq–Baghdad brings a liberal-arts approach to higher education to the Iraqi capital.
The Global Platform for Syrian Students offers young people a valuable opportunity to pursue higher education abroad.
While travel restrictions close some doors, online courses open others. For a student about to complete her B.A., a routine question prompts some serious thinking.
A musical and cultural heritage archive, the Syria Music Map offers displaced Syrians a chance to reconnect with their roots.
The percentage of Algerian women in engineering studies has jumped sharply since 2005, but some have mixed feelings about the profession.