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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 27, 2011

Robert Lytle, Partner, Head of Education Centre of Excellence for Profit and International, The Parthenon Group, US; ImadGhandour, Managing Partner, Cedar Bridge, Saudi Arabia;Dr Ayoub Kazim, Managing Director, TECOM Investments’ Education Cluster, and Svava Lee Bjarnason, Senior Education Specialist, International Financial Corporation (IFC), US,at a panel discussion titled ‘How to Attract Investment for the Advancement of Education’during the Building Future Education MENA conference and exhibition held in Abu Dhabi
07:59 GMT
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The education sector in the UAE has come a long way over the past decadeto becomea benchmark for success in the region.

Yacine Messaoui, Manager of IT and Digital Media at Al Jazeera Network
06:34 GMT
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Carnegie Mellon University in Qatar’s “Making the Connection” lecture series explored the powerful role technology played in the recent revolutions in the Arab world in a public lecture.

October 26, 2011

The winning team from Manipal University
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Eight local universities created innovative and sustainable design applications with recycled material at the INDEX Student Challenge 2011.

ALHOSN University
11:15 GMT
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US Ambassador to the UAE Michael H. Corbin will visit ALHOSN University’s American Corner tomorrow (Thursday, October 27) to bring ALHOSN’s week-long Breast Cancer Awareness (BCA) program to a close.

Dubai Women's College
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DWC Medical Imaging and Paramedic students presented today a one-day hands-on workshop at the 9th Arab Health Emergency Medicine Conference, Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre.

Afra Al Basti, Executive Director of the Dubai Foundation for Women and Children (DFWAC)
07:23 GMT
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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
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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
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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
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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
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Rochester Institute of Technology announced the inauguration of its new dedicated campus at the high-tech park.

08:37 GMT
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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
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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
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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
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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.