WENR, April 2008: Middle East

Israel Report: Number of Israeli Scholars in the U.S. is Equal to 25% of those in Israel According to the findings of a new report on the Israeli brain drain, the number of Israeli academics working in the United States is roughly equivalent to 25…

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eWENR, November/December 1999: Middle East

Regional News  Middle East  ISRAEL Under a new plan approved by the Education Ministry, Israeli high school students will be able to earn university credit for some subjects they take as electives. The project, known as the

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eWENR, July/August 1999: Middle East

Regional News  Middle East  EGYPT The Fulbright Commission plans to launch its Pilot Pre-Doctoral Program this year in Egypt. For the first time in more than 30 years, the commission will award research grants to Egyptian students doing graduate work in the field of American…

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eWENR, March/April 1999: Middle East (Regional News)

IRANIn October 1998, authorities closed down the Baha’i Open University and arrested 36 faculty members, four of whom are still being detained. The university has taught courses in private residences all over the country for the past 10 years. Baha’i officials claim that security forces…

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