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He also seemed to try to justify what has been a heavy-handed response by the government and allied groups, accusing demonstrators, most of them university students, of being manipulated by unspecified “minority” political interests and of being infiltrated by gangsters. “What is happening in our country ...
At the time of his death sentence, Abdel-Basit, a former university professor, had already left Egypt. First ... Abdel-Basit was expelled from his job at Cairo University in 2015 for organizing protests. ... She said once a month the class goes to Newark and conducts their physics lab experiments at the college.

CAIRO – 22 April 2018: The World Bank Group announced signing an agreement worth $500 million on Sunday with Egypt to develop pre-university education ... The World Bank said that this agreement is to support Egypt's Education Reform project, targeting to improve teaching and learning conditions in ...
Students from Ain Shams University in Cairo garnered the largest amount of awards, through three plays that they entered into the competition: They Are All ... It aims at reviving theatrical activities across Egyptian universities while providing a platform for the young talents to showcase their skills in acting, ...
Cairo. Amid a backdrop of Facebook facing intense scrutiny over its privacy data breaches from the US congress and the European Union, Egypt's top mufti Shawki Allam has landed his own punches with a fatwa (religious edict) deeming the purchase of promotional likes and advertising a form of fraud and ...
The alternation of power was a demand of Egyptians who protested in Tahrir Square in the wake of the January 25 Revolution, especially as former ... can be withdrawn, the rules regulating universities and the mechanism of dismissing ministers, which require the approval of the parliamentary majority.”.

Graduating from the Faculty of Arts of Alexandria University, Khamis shifted her career to photography to specialise in documentary photography, focusing on social and humanitarian issues in Africa. Khamis is the third Egyptian photographer to win this award after Mohammed Gad had won third place for ...
AMF's founder and executive director Ahmed Esmat speaks to Business Today Egypt about social media's role in spreading rumors, how fake news are .... as well as experts in new media technology and algorithms from Sweden and Germany, the Egyptian Japanese University, the German University in ...
Painter and animator Ahmed Sabry was born in 1982 in Minya, Egypt. He graduated from Helwan University in 2004 and currently resides in Cairo. A theme Sabry explores in his works is the relationship between man and media, focusing on popular culture and the language of mass media to deconstruct ...
CAIRO - 13 April 2018: The League of Islamic Universities will hold its 10th general conference on April 25-27 at Alexandria University, with the participation of ... The League of Islamic Universities will also organize a scientific symposium in cooperation with the Swedish Institute in Alexandria, titled "Islamic ...
A physics teacher in Hudson County is facing possible deportation to Egypt, where a military court sentenced him to death in a 2016 case maligned by a ... He left the country and got a job at Qatar University, but in May 2016 an Egyptian military court sentenced him to death in absentia after he and 27 ...
MP calls for drug testing school, university students. By: Egypt Today staff. Thu, Apr. 12, 2018. CAIRO – 12 April 2018: MP Khaled Abdel Aziz, deputy of the Parliament's Housing Committee, called for carrying out drug tests on students in schools and universities, following a study on drug abuse among students published ...
Ahmed Abdelbasit, a New Jersey teacher who faces a death sentence in Egypt for his pro-democracy activism, was detained last week outside his Jersey City apartment ... Since the school did not have the funds for lab equipment, Abdelbasit appealed to local colleges to teach his students at their facilities.
Egyptian universities clenched nine slots out of a total of 32 of the top universities in the Arab world in 2018, conducted by the Times Higher ... The Times Higher Education conducts its World University Rankings to create global performance tables that evaluate research-intensive universities across all their ...
... Al Azhar transformed into a modern university including secular subjects in the curriculum. Associated with Al-Azhar Mosque in Islamic Cairo, it is Egypt's oldest degree-granting university and is renowned as “Sunni Islam's most prestigious university”. In addition to higher education, Al-Azhar oversees a ...
New private universities will not be allowed to operate in Egypt unless they have collaboration agreements with institutions rated among the top 50 ... Among these will be the Times Higher Education World University Rankings, the QS World University Rankings, the Academic Ranking of World Universities ...
A competition organized by the British Council shows that young Egyptian women neither shy away from science nor think it is a man's domain. ... or what you wear; it is about whether you have the potential and the capabilities or not,” said Diab, a fourth-year student of medicine at Suez Canal University.

The "Sinai 2018" security operation has been a definite outcome of military endeavors and investigations that have been ongoing since 2013, Egypt's .... In June, 2020, King Salman University will open new faculties in the above-mentioned three universities, along with an educational hospital in Sharm ...
Inside newly discovered ancient Egyptian cemetery ... Archaeologists have unearthed an ancient necropolis in Egypt that hosts a range of family tombs and graves. The large cemetery also ... Egypt's Antiquities Minister Khaled al-Anani said: 'We will need at least five years to work on the necropolis.
When asked about the importance of education to Egypt and the UK, Casson revealed, “We are talking with the minister of Higher Education, who was ... According to the ambassador, the signing, that is set to bring branches of international universities to Egypt, is “significant” and is expected to have great ...
CAIRO - 27 February 2018: Higher Education Minister Khaled Abdel Ghaffar said that Egypt is currently cooperating with Ireland to benefit from its ... the successful cooperation between Egypt and Japan that culminated in setting up Egypt-Japan University of Science and Technology (E-JUST) in 2010 in ...
In ancient Egypt, priests presided over religious ceremonies and rituals dedicated to the god or goddess they worshipped. Discovered at the ancient Egyptian ... Archaeologists from Cairo University have been excavating the many cemeteries at Tuna el-Gebel for about 80 years. In 2017, they discovered ...
College campus visits, most recently at the universities of Michigan and Wisconsin, and still to come a date at Princeton, are a growing part of his new life's work, which includes efforts to break into television. “It's always a very rich discussion,” Youssef said. “A lot of people are very receptive about learning ...
Luckily, there were Greco-Egyptians between the 1st and 3rd centuries who had the forethought to include handy portraits with the mummies they laid to rest. Now, as ScienceNews reports, seven mummy sketches from Roman Egypt are displayed at Northwestern University's Block Museum of Art.
Private university presidents have expressed their dissatisfaction at the draft law for private and national universities unveiled last month by the ministry of ... The growth of private higher education in Egypt is part of a global phenomenon and issues of education quality, market transparency and social ...
The session touched on several topics, such as the recognition of some higher education institutions in the Sultanate by the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research in Egypt, as well as benefiting from the Egyptian experiences in conducting research surveys related to the higher education.
“The presence of Mahmoud Al Tohamy proves that the book fair is not just about books,”Bahi Al Deen of the Egyptian Book Organisation says. “He has an influential school training around 5,000 performers in religious singing.” A graduate of Al Azhar University, which is Egypt's prestigious Islamic seminary, ...
Higher Education Minister Khaled Abdel Ghaffar decided that study at Arish University, Sinai University and higher institutes in North Sinai be halted until ... The minister said that the ministry and all Egyptian universities and research institutes stand united behind the army and police forces in their national ...
THE 'Screaming Mummy' mystery from ancient Egypt has baffled experts for years but the secret behind the horrifying remains has finally been resolved. ... Dr Bob Brier, an archaeologist at the University of Long Island in New York who has examined the body said: "Two forces were acting on this mummy: ...
CAIRO – 10 Febraury 2018: President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi ordered the Ministry of Higher Education to adopt an initiative, funded by the government to ... Egypt has 55 public and private universities in addition to 157 institutes that contribute to African universities by raising capacities in various sciences, ...
Washington's stance on the Egyptian presidential elections has been weak, particularly in light of Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi's internal policies that ... While Farouk maintains that Egypt's policies are reflective of other regimes in the region, Sahar Khamis, a media professor at the University of ...
Researchers have discovered the remains of an up until now unknown dinosaur in Egypt's Western Desert. The researchers say the long-necked, plant-eating dinosaur was about the size of a city bus. A group of scientists from Mansoura University in Egypt's Nile Delta area found the remains of the creature ...
The discovery would provide palaeontologists — scientists specialised in the study of fossils — and geologists with needed information about the history of planet Earth. The team that made the discovery is headed by Hisham Salam, head of the Mansoura University Vertebrate Palaeontology Centre, writing ...
The Egyptian discovery of remains of an ancient dinosaur in its Western Desert reveals a link between Africa and Europe in the Late Cretaceous ... The MUVP team has been honored by Mansoura University chief as well as the country's minister of higher education for their scientific massive effort and ...
“Amr and I first got to know to each other during university, when we worked at the student union of the German University in Cairo,” Khaled tells Lonely Planet. “We launched our first startup together, Bosla Consultancy, and after we graduated, I was expressing my dream of having a travelling products ...
A sharp rise in executions has taken place in Egypt since President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi came to power in a 2013 coup, according to figures from Cornell University's Center on the Death Penalty Worldwide. At least 97 people have been executed in Egypt since 2014, compared with five executions between ...
In the future, he's open to collaboration with more artists, and he is currently working until May 2018 with "a dance company in a French project called 'Artistes en residence dans les colleges' or Artists in residences in colleges where we do workshops with students, make performances and create photo ...
Social media reaction to what many describe as European features on a reconstruction of a mummy believed to be Egyptian Queen Nefertiti has led to ... The University of Chicago is home to The Oriental Institute, a world-renowned showcase for the history, art, and archaeology of the ancient Near East.
The bones bear a resemblance to another dinosaur discovery in Egypt, that of the Paralititan Stromeri, excavated by an American team from the University of Pennsylvania, whose findings were published in 2001. Both were long-necked herbivores grazers, but the Paralititan Stromeri was much larger.
The Board of Trustees of The American University in Cairo (AUC) welcomed on Monday two new prominent members: William B. Inglee, senior partner and ... Masoud is author of Counting Islam: Religion, Class, and Elections in Egypt (Cambridge University Press, 2014) and co-author of The Arab Spring: ...
The archaeological excavation of an ancient Egyptian city at Tell Edfu in southern Egypt, led by the Oriental Institute of the University of Chicago, has discovered well-preserved settlement remains dating to an important turning point in ancient Egyptian history, when the pharaohs began to renew interest in ...
In this Saturday, Feb. 3, 2018 photo, Hesham Sallam, head of Mansoura university's Center for Vertebrate Paleontology, displays bones of a Cretaceous period dinosaur in Mansoura, Egypt. Researchers from Mansoura university in the country's Nile Delta discovered a new species of long-necked ...
In order to create the bust of the ancient queen, a team of scientists at the University of Bristol in England digitally mapped the face of a mummy known as "The Younger Lady." The mummy was found in 1898 and is believed to be of Queen Nefertiti, but this was never proven. The mummy's face was digitally ...
A DINOSAUR skeleton the size of a bus has been unearthed in Egypt's Western Desert. Researchers from Mansoura University in the Nile Delta said the new species of long-necked herbivore could herald other desert dinosaur discoveries in a country more famous for its archaeological, rather than ...
In this Saturday, Feb. 3, 2018 photo, paleontologist Mai el-Amir, who was involved in Mansoura university's excavation of a Cretaceous period dinosaur, works on a bone at a laboratory in Mansoura, Egypt. Researchers from the university discovered a new species of long-necked herbivore, which is around ...
The Young Archaeologist School in Egypt seeks to educate young students on the importance of antiquities through different activities and field trips. ... Rafat El-Nabarawi, a former dean of the faculty of archaeology at Cairo University, told Al-Monitor, “The idea of the school is unique because it creates ...
Egyptian officials have repeatedly denied having had any hand in the death of Mr. Regeni, who moved to Cairo in 2015 to look into Egypt's labor unions for his thesis at Cambridge University in Britain. In an open letter published in several Italian newspapers on Thursday, Mr. Pignatone wrote that it was ...
In Israel, there are eight college and university creative arts therapy programs. Art therapy is thriving in this country. We met with several different types of arts therapists, from dance/movement therapists to bibliotherapists (who focus on the written word) to visual art therapists. We learned of art therapy being ...
Egypt currently only has one British University, the British University in Egypt, which was founded in 2005 through an intergovernmental agreement. The United States, meanwhile, has reviewed Egypt's higher education system and found that state universities and technical college systems “suffer from poor ...
HAYS, Kan. – Dr. James Austin, assistant professor of English at Fort Hays State University, recently traveled to Cairo, Egypt, to study the writing and literacy development of Egyptian undergraduates at the American University in Cairo. The project, sponsored by the Conference on College Composition and ...


 

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