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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 28, 2012

Students compete at the Middle East round of the 2012 World Scholar's Cup in Dubai
09:24 GMT
(press release)

The region’s young scholars showcased their extraordinary academic skills and knowledge at the fifth edition of the World Scholar’s Cup last weekend.

Qatar Foundation
06:35 GMT

The Sixth International Conference on Environmental Mutagens in Human Populations (ICEMHP) officially kicked-off yesterday.

March 27, 2012

During the event
12:04 GMT

INSEAD, the leading international business school hosted the INSEAD Abu Dhabi Entrepreneurship Day recently.

Qatar Foundation
09:55 GMT

Qatar Music Academy held a special music educational event designed to give a fun and inspiring introduction to Arab music to fifth grade children from the Mesaieed International School.

Eton Institute
09:09 GMT

Eton Institute is offering a one hour preview workshop, to cater to individuals who have a difficult time gauging others and controlling their own emotions in the workplace.

Professor Kirk R. Smith, one of the world’s foremost environmental scientists
06:26 GMT

Professor Kirk R. Smith, one of the world’s foremost environmental scientists, gave a presentation at Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development.

March 26, 2012

Carnegie Mellon Qatar teams
11:35 GMT
(press release)

Three computer programming teams from Carnegie Mellon University in Qatar participated in the Second Gulf Programming Contest, held at Khalifa University in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.

Masdar Institute
10:12 GMT
(press release)

Masdar Institute announced a group of crowd-sourcing experts including one of its faculty, are building a team to participate in a worldwide gaming challenge.

ALHOSN University
07:35 GMT
(press release)

ALHOSN University joined regional discussions on the empowerment of knowledge workers in the Arab World during the 2012 Knowledge Management Middle East Conference held recently at the Fairmont Bab Al Bahr in Abu Dhabi.

United States Under Secretary of Energy the Honorable Dr. Kristina Johnson
06:33 GMT

Khalifa University announced today that its next speaker in the Distinguished Speakers Series will be former United States Under Secretary of Energy the Honorable Dr. Kristina Johnson.

March 25, 2012

Entrepreneurs’ Society
13:50 GMT

The Entrepreneurs’ Society at The American University in Cairo held its first Junior Business Plan Competition this year, inviting high-school students to present entrepreneurial solutions for pressing issues in Egypt.

Gathering the Tide
12:45 GMT

Virginia Commonwealth University in Qatar is hosting a book launch event on 28 and 29 March, 2012 to celebrate the publication of Gathering the Tide: An Anthology of Contemporary Arabian Gulf Poetry.

NU-Q students create digital production company
06:53 GMT

Four young women will be starting their own digital production company this year with funds they won in QITCOM’s innovation competition in early March.

March 22, 2012

Dr Hefni addressing the crowd
13:19 GMT
(press release)

The University of Dubai held its 3rd Annual Job Fair on March 19 at its campus in Deira.

The study further revealed that the expected salary hikes within the United Arab Emirates will hit a 8.2 percent increase
12:11 GMT

UAE was ranked as number 19 in the world in terms of expected salary hikes in this year and as number 1 in the GCC list.