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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.

March 6, 2014

Dr. Ganesh Seshan, an Assistant Professor at GU-Q who specializes in Economics
05:25 GMT

The hot-button topics of Arab youth and job creation in the Arab World will be tackled by policy makers, practitioners, academics, and researchers, at a Georgetown University in Qatar (GU-Q) hosted symposium.

March 5, 2014

Dr. Tabrizi running through the desert
10:57 GMT
(press release)

A researcher from Weill Cornell Medical College in Qatar (WCMC-Q) has completed an epic 360km ultra-marathon around Qatar to raise awareness of women’s cancer issues.

During the event
10:22 GMT
(press release)

The University of Dubai (UD) today launched its Student Entrepreneurship and Innovation Club at a special event.

HE Dr. Talal Abu-Ghazaleh, chairman of Talal Abu-Ghazaleh Organization
05:40 GMT

HE Dr. Talal Abu-Ghazaleh, chairman of Talal Abu-Ghazaleh Organization (TAG-Org), delivered the keynote Speech at the 2014 Congress of Hamdan Bin Mohammed Smart University (HBMeU)

March 4, 2014

HBMSU Congress
10:20 GMT
(press release)

The annual 2014 Hamdan Bin Mohammed Smart University (HBMSU) Congress held three parallel conferences to discuss quality, healthcare, and smart learning in the UAE.

During the event
06:19 GMT
(press release)

ALHOSN University teamed up with the Khalifa Award for Education in holding a public lecture titled ‘Special Needs Teaching Difficulties’ at the university campus.

Primary Healthcare Centre
05:33 GMT

Qatar Foundation for Education launched its new Primary Healthcare Centre today and will provide primary medical services to all its employees and students within Education City.

March 3, 2014

Saudi Arabia deported most of its construction sector workers under its Saudization policies (File Archive)
14:00 GMT

Saudi Arabian contractors are calling on their Egyptian counterparts to overcome their worker shortages, according to reports this week.

During the event
11:11 GMT
(press release)

The 2014 HBMSU Annual Congress commenced today (March 3, 2014) under the theme “Leading Transformation to Sustainable Excellence.”

During the Policy and Program Evaluation workshop
05:56 GMT

Under the Qatar Faculty of Islamic Studies (QFIS), a college of Hamad Bin Khalifa University, the Public Policy in Islam Programme recently held a ‘Policy and Program Evaluation’ workshop.

March 2, 2014

Qasr al Hosn Festival 2014
07:21 GMT
(press release)

Student delegates of ALHOSN University were praised by participants and visitors to the Qasr al Hosn Festival at Abu Dhabi’s historic ‘Qasr al Hosn’ fort.

Qatar Foundation
05:44 GMT

Qatar Academy Sidra (QA Sidra) celebrated its second annual National Sport Day last week as part of an ongoing effort to engage and inform its students about the benefits of exercise and healthy living.

February 26, 2014

Mr. Al-Kuwari leads renewable energy discussion at GU-Q
12:01 GMT

The Georgetown University in Qatar hosted Mr. Omran Al-Kuwari, co-Founder and CEO of GreenGulf, for a focused discussion lecture on renewable energy.

Students listening to an information session by Supreme Education Council
06:55 GMT

Qatar Career Fair (QCF) opened its doors to hundreds of Qatari high school students from across Qatar this week, giving them the opportunity to tour the fair and learn more about the available support in choosing and developing a career.

Abu Dhabi University
05:55 GMT

Around 600 prospective 11th and 12th graders from about 15 high schools in Abu Dhabi will attend Abu Dhabi University’s annual Open Day today (Wednesday).