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The current outlook in Lebanon, on a security and economic level, has left many students uncertain about the future.
September 4, 2014 - 16:04 GMT
Last year’s strikes over a proposed 6 percent hike in tuition fees dominated headlines as thousands of students occupied the campus in protests. It seems as though this year may be similar.

October 26, 2011

Afra Al Basti, Executive Director of the Dubai Foundation for Women and Children (DFWAC)
07:23 GMT
(press release)

Increased community acceptance in the UAE that domestic violence is intolerable is gauged by the rise in the reporting of such cases, according to Afra Al Basti.

Opening of Building Future Education "BFE MENA" 2011
06:31 GMT
(press release)

Leading education experts, stakeholders and VIP’s from around the world are attending this year’s edition of Building Future Education MENA.

October 25, 2011

During the event
12:01 GMT

Dubai Women's College, a Higher Colleges of Technology flagship institution, launched today the first Mental Toughness Center for Education in the Middle East.

October 24, 2011

Reem Bassionney answers an audience's question during the Question and Answer Session
13:38 GMT
(press release)

To foster a culture of reading in Qatar, Georgetown University School of Foreign Service in Qatar (SFS-Q) celebrated the launch of its Life of the Mind program on Sunday (October 23).

His Highness Sheikh Nahyan bin Mubarak Al Nahyan, UAE Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research, and His Highness Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, Chairman of Dubai Silicon Oasis, graced the opening ceremony of the dedicated campus for RIT Dubai
11:44 GMT
(press release)

Rochester Institute of Technology announced the inauguration of its new dedicated campus at the high-tech park.

08:37 GMT
(press release)

The 5th annual INJAZ Al- Arab Young Entrepreneurs Competition concluded following a period of intense deliberation with Palestinian Student Company, ESCO selected as ‘Best Company of the Year’.

The students visited more than six departments ranging from Early Intervention to Occupational Therapy and Vocational Training on their first visit
07:28 GMT

ECAE Year 4 Bachelor of Education (BEd) students recently observed children and young adults with special needs and the range of services offered at the Zayed Higher Organization for Humanitarian Care.

Qatar Foundation
06:35 GMT
(press release)

Chairperson of Qatar Foundation for Education Formally opened the Hamad bin Khalifa Imaging Center at the Aswan Heart Center, founded by pioneer of cardiovascular surgery Sir Magdi Yacoub.

October 23, 2011

Dubai School of Government
13:19 GMT
(press release)

Eco-friendly infrastructure and intelligent transport systems help to build a strong, sustainable foundation for future growth and national development.

Dr. Omar Hefni, President, University of Dubai
11:51 GMT
(press release)

The University of Dubai (UD) recently won a grant of $500,000 (Dhs1,836,500) for its proposal to help two Iraqi universities improve the quality of their business education.

ALHOSN University
10:51 GMT
(press release)

ALHOSN University is organizing a full week of fund-raising and educational events devoted to breast cancer awareness.

Dr. Mansoor Al Awar, Chancellor of HBMeU
10:26 GMT
(press release)

HBMeU has announced that it is now accepting nominations for the "Feigenbaum Leadership Excellence Award 2012" and "Kano Excellence Leaders Medal 2012".

Barry Newstead, Chief Global Development Officer, Wikimedia Foundation and Dr. Ahmed Elmagarmid, Executive Director of QCRI
07:43 GMT
(press release)

Qatar Computing Research Institute began a partnership with Wikimedia Foundation to reinvigorate the Arabic content on Wikipedia, the world’s largest free encyclopedia, increasing the quantity and quality of contributions.

American University of Cairo
06:37 GMT

The Desert Development Center (DDC) at The American University in Cairo (AUC) is hosting Cairo’s first-ever Water Hackathon tomorrow at AUC New Cairo campus.

October 20, 2011

Masdar Institute of Science and Technology
11:21 GMT
(press release)

Masdar Institute of Science and Technology announced it aims to focus on building and retaining human and organizational capital through a sustainable skill-based Emiratization program.