• Mobile Libraries Enrich Palestinian Classrooms A mobile library project in the West Bank is giving students new opportunities and something special to get excited about. Three mini-libraries created by AMIDEAST with funding from the Boeing Company are currently making a “reading road trip” to...
  • U.S. Study Abroad Students Experience History in the Making Just as spring semester was starting for the 53 American undergraduates enrolled in AMIDEAST programs in Egypt, Jordan, Kuwait, and Morocco, events intervened to give them a lesson in history that they’ll never forget.  Of course, the history...
  • Training Strengthens Egypt’s Tourism Sector At historic Helnan Palestine Hotel, where “service with a smile” is the order of the day, staff members are studying English. The five-star landmark on Egypt’s Mediterranean coast is encouraging personnel to take a free...
  • Education for “Change” among Cairo’s Poor Teacher and students in the Taghyeer program. In Arabic, taghyeer means “change” and that is the goal of a new youth program in Al Mokattam, one of Cairo’s poorest neighborhoods.  In partnership with the Mohamed Shafik...
  • Promoting Entrepreneurship “Vision is not only creativity or a dream; it is how you make that dream come true,” Lebanese entrepreneur Nadim Saikali advises aspiring entrepreneurs in a training program recently launched in Lebanon. The chairman and general manager...
  • Teaching Aviation English in Tunisia Teaching to New Global Language Standards As the common language of global aviation, English is a valued skill for air traffic controllers and pilots around the world, who rely on it to ensure air safety. In recent years the International Civil...
  • Scholarship Searches Benefit Young Scholars “I can never forget how DKSSF contributed to my success and opened for me the door of opportunity.“ — Jad El Khoury Four bright young men and women from Egypt, Lebanon, and Tunisia are the latest beneficiaries of the Diana...

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