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Exhibition in Bielefeld to expose Turkey occupation of Rojava

ANF - 2019-12-13 11:03
YXK and JXK opened a photography exhibition at the University of Bielefeld in Germany to draw attention to the Turkish occupation in Rojava. ...

Stockholm University panel urged Turkey to restore the rule of law - Stockholm Center for Freedom

Stockholmcf - 2019-12-12 02:25

The graduation of Taqa’s students from Chamanke, Atrosh and Bellan

The American University of Kurdistan - 2019-12-06 02:06
Duhok, Kurdistan Region of Iraq – December 4th, 2019 – The American University of Kurdistan’s English Language Institute (ELI) Community in collaboration with Taqa Company celebrated the graduation of 92 students who joined English classes in Chamanke, At ...

Dr. Yervant Terzian, Acclaimed Astronomer at Cornell University, Dies - The Armenian Mirror-Spectator

Mirrorspectator - 2019-12-05 19:28

Chinese language department opened at Iraqi Kurdistan’s Salahaddin University

E-Kurd - 2019-12-05 00:58
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— A Chinese Language department has been opened on Tuesday at Salahuddin University in Erbil, the capital city of Iraqi Kurdistan Region. Kurdistan Regional Government’s (KRG) Minister of Higher Education and Scienti ...

Cambridge anticipates Erdoğan visit for Cambridge New Mosque’s opening - University of Cambridge

Thetab - 2019-12-04 21:26

University in Kurdistan Region launches Chinese language department

Kurdistan24 - 2019-12-04 08:19

University students face terror charges for singing in Kurdish | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-12-03 14:47

REPORT: Sasha Obama to attend college at University of Michigan | KDBC

Cbs4local - 2019-12-03 06:40

Fully-packed festival celebrates Korean culture at Kurdistan Region university

Kurdistan24 - 2019-11-30 22:24

Lawmakers to look into corruption at University of Duhok, Iraqi Kurdistan

E-Kurd - 2019-11-30 14:27
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Iraqi Kurdistan parliament’s Integrity Committee (Kurdistan Region Anti-Corruption Commission) said on Friday that it will investigate the disappearance of 261 million Iraqi dinars ($220,000) from the College of Ba ...

Open borders: A long-read Q&A with Bryan Caplan

AEI - 2019-11-30 00:00
According to George Mason University economist Bryan Caplan, both the United States and the rest of the world would benefit greatly if they opened their borders and allowed anyone in the world to live and work wherever they chose. The post Open borders: ...

Kurdish Vet Shot Dead in Protests

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-11-29 02:02
A Kurdish civilian from Marivan and a vet graduated from Orumiyeh University was killed by security forces during a mass protest in Kermanshah. Burhan Mansournia was in Kermanshah on his military service… The post Kurdish Vet Shot Dead in Protests appear ...

Hong Kong: From Hello Kitty to Hell’s Kitchen

Enno Lenze - 2019-11-23 19:01
Originally I had been invited by the Hong Kong Baptist University (HKBU) to hold a presentation on the situation in Kurdistan. It seemed a good opportunity for staying a few days longer. On one hand because of jet lag, on the other hand to do the typical ...

AUK’s first Middle East Peace & Security (MEPS) Forum

The American University of Kurdistan - 2019-11-23 02:01
Duhok, Kurdistan Region of Iraq – November, 21st, 2019 – The American University of Kurdistan (AUK) held its very first Middle East Peace & Security (MEPS) Forum entitled “Pathways to Consensus: Iraq’s Future in a turbulent region?” on November 20th, with ...

Protesters and police locked in tense standoff at Hong Kong university [Video]

Yahoo - 2019-11-22 10:40

Masrour Barzani claims corruption reduced a ‘great deal’ in Iraqi Kurdistan

E-Kurd - 2019-11-21 14:23
DUHOK, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Iraq’s Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) has managed to reduce corruption significantly in the Kurdish region, Prime Minister Masrour Barzani claimed on Wednesday. Speaking at the American University of Kurdistan in Duh ...

Nechirvan Barzani: peace and security of the Middle East equals to peace and security in the world

Presidency of Kurdistan - 2019-11-21 00:34
President Nechirvan Barzani on Wednesday morning took part in the conference of the Peace and Security in the Middle East that was held at the American University of Kurdistan in Duhok. President Nechirvan Barzani delivered a speech about the political a ...

Columbia U. Canceled an Event on Chinese Human-Rights Violations. Organizers See a University Bowing to Intimidation. - The Chronicle of Higher Education

Chronicle - 2019-11-20 17:46

Event in solidarity with Rojava people at Bern University

ANF - 2019-11-20 11:29
The University of Bern organised an event in which it discussed the resistance and the charity campaigns of Heyva Sor a Kurdistanê in North East-Syria. ...

University of Florida students threaten impeachment for Trump Jr.'s visit [Video]

Yahoo - 2019-11-20 09:26

Syracuse University cancels all fraternity activities for the rest of the semester after reported racial slur [Video]

Yahoo - 2019-11-20 08:37

Quotation of the day on diversity statements….

AEI - 2019-11-20 06:17
…. is from Professor Abigail Thompson (pictured above), chair of the math department at the University of California-Davis, and a vice-president of the American Mathematical Society, who writes that today’s required diversity statements for jobs in highe ...

286 - WORLD Ugandan raid, pope's statement, Turkish university, Peruvian movie - Gay Lesbian Bi Trans News Archive - Windy City Times

Windycitymediagroup - 2019-11-19 02:22

Hong Kong Polytechnic University: Police fire tear gas on protesters leaving site

BBC - 2019-11-19 01:07
Protesters leaving the Polytechnic University of Hong Kong were met with tear gas and rubber bullets. ...

The history of the Armenian genocide | University of Michigan News

Umich - 2019-11-18 13:06

WATCH Seth J. Frantzman’s new video about why 2015 was a pivotal year from his ‘After ISIS’ series

Seth Frantzman - 2019-11-18 06:31
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN I gave a talk at The Hebrew University’s Rothberg library today and discussed by book ‘After ISIS.’ I also looked at 2015 as a pivotal year […] ...

Hong Kong: Protesters and police in fiery stand-off at university

BBC - 2019-11-18 00:49
Police warned protesters that they could use live bullets if violence against officers continued. ...

Solidarity conference at Lugano university

ANF - 2019-11-14 20:30
The auditorium of the Italian Switzerland University has hosted a conference to inform on the situation in Rojava since the Turkish attack on 9 October. ...

Turkish invasion of Rojava protested at Paris university

ANF - 2019-11-14 17:06
Kurdish students protested the Turkish occupation of Northern and Eastern Syria with an action in solidarity with the peoples of Rojava at a Paris university. ...

AUK students held Halloween party on October 31st

The American University of Kurdistan - 2019-11-14 02:05
Duhok, Kurdistan Region of Iraq –October 31st, 2019 – The American University of Kurdistan’s Student Government in partnership with the United States Department of State’s Micro Scholarship Program held its annual Halloween Party. The students spent weeks ...

Hong Kong protests: Students fight police with petrol bombs, bows and arrows

BBC - 2019-11-14 01:12
Student protesters fought a pitched battle with police at the Chinese University of Hong Kong. ...

Hong Kong: von Hello Kitty bis Hallo Kotti

Enno Lenze - 2019-11-13 19:04
Eigentlich war ich von der Hong Kong Baptist University (HKBU) eingeladen, um einen Vortrag über die Lage in Kurdistan zu halten. Da bietet es sich an, ein paar Tage länger zu bleiben. Zum einen wegen des Jetlag, zum anderen um die üblichen Touri-Sachen z ...

Hong Kong protests: Rule of law on 'brink of collapse', police say

BBC - 2019-11-13 01:10
The warning from police comes as fierce clashes broke out on university campuses in the city. ...

An update on my efforts to challenge Title IX violations in higher education

AEI - 2019-11-11 06:40
Here are some updates on my efforts to advance civil rights for all in higher education by challenging violations of Title IX’s prohibition of discrimination based on sex. 1. As another example of an American university engaging in illegal sex discrimina ...

Hong Kong protests escalate after university student's death

Aninews - 2019-11-10 19:45

Kurdish Yarsan Student Denied Education

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-11-10 02:01
A Kurdish Yarsan student was barred from completing his dissertation by Razi University of Kermanshah for mentioning his religion as Yarsan (also known as Ahle Haqq) at a questionnaire as part of… The post Kurdish Yarsan Student Denied Education appeared ...

Research team from Oslo University visit the Ministry of Peshmerga

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-11-08 20:45
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga On October 29, 2019, Brigadier-General Hazhar Omar, MOPE Director of Cooperation & Relations, received a team of Norwegian researchers from Oslo University. During the meeting, the researchers clarified the purpose of ...

Team “Kurdistan” wins with aplomb

The American University of Kurdistan - 2019-11-08 02:07
Duhok, Kurdistan Region of Iraq – November 6th, 2019 – The American University of Kurdistan concluded its 6thSoccer Tournament with the best of five teams battling for the championship. AUK’s Sixth Soccer Championship Tournament, held by the Student Gover ...

Students protested freedom limitation in the universities

ANF - 2019-11-07 08:24
University students protested the anniversary of the founding of the Council of Higher Education, sending a message of freedom against fascism. ...

Congrès international en partenariat avec Koya University et Zakho University - Etudes kurdes

KRG France - 2019-11-06 20:06

Syrian Withdrawal Could Endanger US | BU Today | Boston University

BU - 2019-10-29 02:45

FEATURE: Roots of Syrian war ‘cast aside’ amid Turkey crisis, claims Syrian-born St Andrews University expert - The Courier

Thecourier - 2019-10-25 12:16

Syrian Kurd sets himself on fire outside UN refugee agency

Jerusalem Post - 2019-10-25 06:08
The man, who resides in Germany, was flown by helicopter to the specialised burns unit at the university hospital in Lausanne where he is receiving treatment, Geneva police spokesman said. ...

Shouting fire in a crowded campus

AEI - 2019-10-25 00:02
The following is the latest in a series of blog posts accompanying newly-released Bradley Lectures Podcast episodes. The subject of this post is “Speech codes, bureaucracy, and the ‘shadow university,’” an episode examining Alan Kors’s 1998 Bradley Lectu ...

Rojava University: Für Syriens Kurden wird ein Traum wahr

NZZ - 2019-10-21 02:22

Jerry Falwell’s Liberty University hires disgraced reporter who was fired for her racist rants – Raw Story

Rawstory - 2019-10-18 03:40

KAS grants fully-funded scholarships to Ezidi women to study at AUK

The American University of Kurdistan - 2019-10-18 02:01
Duhok, October 16, 2019– The American University of Kurdistan Foundation (AUKF) and the German Konrad Adenauer Foundation (KAS) signed a Memorandum of Understanding for granting fully-funded scholarships for two Ezidi women. Nadya and Shirin, two Ezidi ta ...

Fordham University student dies after falling from clock tower | WPDE

WPDE - 2019-10-17 09:36

Man, 74, brutally assaulted for speaking Kurdish in Çanakkale

ANF - 2019-10-15 22:42
Ekrem Yaşlı was brutally attacked when speaking in Kurdish with his wife who was being treated at the 18 March University Hospital in Çanakkale. The racist assailant was a relative of another patient. ...

Better Business Bureau: We gave Trump University a D-minus – video | US news | The Guardian

The Guardian - 2019-10-13 13:09

Netflix movie takes over Hamilton’s McMaster University campus - Hamilton |

Globalnews - 2019-10-12 18:11

Academics launched signature campaign for Rojava

ANF - 2019-10-12 13:35
A signature campaign was launched with the initiative of PhD students at the Benemerita Autonomous University of Puebla in Mexico to support Northern and Eastern Syria. ...

California Institute in solidarity with Rojava universities

ANF - 2019-10-12 08:11
The California Institute of Integral Studies (CIIS) has issued a statement in support of the University of Rojava and Mesopotamian Academy of Social Science. ...

Alfred University alumni to appear in Netflix series - News - The Wellsville Daily Reporter - Wellsville, NY

Wellsvilledaily - 2019-10-12 03:40

Need a bigger boat? One university has a printer for that | KMTR

Nbc16 - 2019-10-11 09:33

The 14 Best Starchitect-Designed University Buildings in the U.S.

Yahoo - 2019-10-11 03:00

U.S. facing ‘constitutional crisis,' Hillary Clinton says during University of Michigan talk -

Mlive - 2019-10-11 02:26

Families Settle Lawsuit Over Embryo Loss Due to Freezer Malfunction at University Hospitals

Thedailybeast - 2019-10-10 02:42

Faculty Professional Development Workshop

The American University of Kurdistan - 2019-10-10 02:13
Duhok, Kurdistan Region of Iraq – September 26th, 2019 – The Faculty members of the American University of Kurdistan participated in a day-long development workshop on Assessment. AUK faculty members from all colleges participated in a workshop that was b ...

Ill prisoner Gülcan died

ANF - 2019-10-07 07:53
59-year-old prisoner Kinyas Gülcan, who was in Patnos L Type Prison, lost his life after been taken to Yüzüncü Yıl University Dursun Odabaşı Hospital 6 days ago. ...


The American University of Kurdistan - 2019-10-05 06:35
Duhok, Kurdistan Region of Iraq – September 3rd 2019 – The American University of Kurdistan in partnership with ERA ARBO will present the first edition of the Middle East Education, Technology, Student exhibition under the patronage of the Chairman of the ...

AUK participated in M.E.E.T.S. 2019

The American University of Kurdistan - 2019-10-05 02:26
Duhok, Kurdistan Region of Iraq – September 8th 2019 – The American University of Kurdistan participated in the first edition of the Middle East Education, Technology, and Students exhibition (MEETS 2019). ERA ARBO in partnership with AUK, under the patr ...

AUK will graduate its first batch of students

The American University of Kurdistan - 2019-10-04 03:42
Duhok, Kurdistan Region of Iraq – September 12th, 2019- The American University of Kurdistan will host its 2019 commencement/graduation ceremony on Thursday, September 19, 2019. This will be AUK’s first ever commencement ceremony. The university will awar ...

AUK held its first-ever commencement ceremony

The American University of Kurdistan - 2019-10-04 02:18
Duhok, Kurdistan Region of Iraq – September 20th, 2019- The American University of Kurdistan held its first-ever commencement ceremony on Thursday, September 19th, a historic event attended by the President of the Kurdistan Region of Iraq, HE Nechirvan Ba ...

Masrour Barzani: “We are working towards reorganization and reform within the Peshmerga.”

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-10-04 00:33
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga On October 2, 2019, during a conference in Kurdistan University regarding the strategy and stability of Iraq and Kurdistan Region, HE Masrour Barzani (KRG Prime Minister) gave a speech where he emphasized on KRG strate ...

Famed Kurdish mathematician tops world thinkers list

Kurdistan24 - 2019-10-03 18:42
Caucher Birkar at Cambridge University. (Photo: Jude Edginton) ...

Detained Iranian-Kurdish author Behrouz Boochani appointed visiting professor in UK

Kurdistan24 - 2019-10-03 18:42
Kurdish refugee and novelist Behrouz Boochani was appointed as a visiting law professor at the Birbeck, University of London on Sept. 12, 2019. (Photo: The Guardian/Jonas Gratzer) ...

WATCH: American University of Kurdistan holds historic first graduation ceremony

Kurdistan24 - 2019-10-03 18:42
Kurdistan Region Prime Minister Masrour Barzani gives a speech at the first graduation ceremony of the American University of Kurdistan, Sept. 19, 2019. (Photo: Kurdistan 24) ...

21 Children: A tribute to the displaced communities in the Kurdistan region

The Kurdish Project - 2019-10-03 08:37
This campaign highlighted a photo project by Kurdistan-native, Alan Khaledi. As an upcoming senior at Stanford University, Khaledi documented the lives and narratives of displaced persons across the Middle East and Europe. Our Aim To raise awareness of t ...

President Barzani Addresses AUK Commencement Ceremony

Presidency of Kurdistan - 2019-10-03 07:38
Duhok, Kurdistan Region, 19 September 2019 President of the Kurdistan Region, Nechirvan Barzani attended the first commencement ceremony of the American University of Kurdistan graduating Class of 2019. The ceremony was also attended by Kurdistan Regiona ...

President Barzani: Our Nation’s Future Depenends on Education and Learning

Presidency of Kurdistan - 2019-10-03 07:38
Erbil, Kurdistan Region, 28 September 2019 President Nechirvan Barzani says, Education and learning ensure that our nation has a brighter future. The Kurdistan Region President made the remarks during the first Alumni Reunion ceremony of the University o ...

Dr. Farhad Pirbal released on bail after two months in custody in Iraqi Kurdistan

E-Kurd - 2019-10-03 06:22
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Kurdish writer, intellectual of Kurdish literature, and Salahaddin university professor Dr. Farhad Pirbal was released on bail on Wednesday after spending more than two months in jail on arson charges. Pirbal is we ...

Nechirvan Barzani calls on Kurdistan’s universities to tailor studies for employment market needs

E-Kurd - 2019-10-03 06:22
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Institutions of higher education must tailor the programs they offer to the needs of the employment market, Iraqi Kurdistan region president Nechirvan Barzani said on Friday. “A university has to graduate a student ...

UNHCR opens up 60 university scholarships for refugees in Iraq

Rûdaw - 2019-08-21 13:10
Applications close on September 10 ...

Raqqa’s bits and pieces

Frederike Geerdink - 2019-08-19 21:40
I made this short film (less than seven minutes!) about the reconstruction of Raqqa for my master International Journalism at Edinburg Napier University. I published it on my Patreon page – where you can support my work by becoming a Patron! Why don’t you ...

Trump’a ağır eleştiri: Normal bir insan değil

Nûpel - 2019-08-11 13:41
El Paso’da 22 kişinin katledildiği saldırı sonrası, ABD Başkanı Donald Trump ve eşi Melania Trump, University Medical Center’de saldırının kurbanlarını ziyaret etti. Ziyaret esnasında çekilen fotoğraflardan birinde, öksüz bebeğin yanında Trump’ın baş parm ...

Historically Black University Fires 9 Officers for 'Misogynistic, Racist' Social Media Posts [Video]

Yahoo - 2019-08-07 14:11

MTSU & Kurdistan University Create International Partnership - Rutherford Source

Rutherfordsource - 2019-07-28 10:43

MTSU Teams With American University of Kurdistan - Murfreesboro News and Radio

Wgnsradio - 2019-07-27 21:58

AUK and MTSU Sign a Memorandum of Understanding

The American University of Kurdistan - 2019-07-26 02:01
Duhok, July 25, 2019– The American University of Kurdistan (AUK) and Middle Tennessee State University (MTSU) signed a Memorandum of Understanding today, the first step in launching a partnership between the two universities. Dr. Nazar Numan, Provost of A ...

University board declares financial crisis; layoffs possible

Yahoo - 2019-07-23 00:07

Students at Georgetown University slam Donald Trump over Obama immigration quote [Video]

Yahoo - 2019-07-21 08:43

East Carolina University says it has received 'great deal of feedback' since President Trump rally [Video]

Yahoo - 2019-07-21 06:09

Arrest of a Kurdish student at the Mahabad Payam-Noor University

Kurdpa - 2019-07-20 14:20
Kurdpa Agency: A Kurdish student at the Mahabad Payam-Noor University has been transferred to an unknown location after being arrested. ...

Man Sentenced to Life in Prison for University of Illinois Scholar's Slaying [Video]

Yahoo - 2019-07-20 07:44

An Iranian University signs MoU with universities in Kurdistan Region

Kurdiu - 2019-07-16 08:10

Dr. Farhad Pirbal detained on suspicion of burning down library in Erbil

E-Kurd - 2019-07-14 16:30
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Salahaddin university professor Dr. Farhad Pirbal was detained in Erbil on Sunday on suspicion of setting fire to a library. The police had arrested Pirbal at his place of work in Iraqi Kurdistan capital city of Er ...

Stratford American University paid its respect and held an acknowledgement ceremony for injured Peshmerga of the fight against ISIS

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-07-11 12:42
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga On July 8, 2019, Stratford American University in Erbil hosted an acknowledgement ceremony for 110 injured Peshmerga during the fight against ISIS. The ceremony was attended by the representative to the Minister of Pes ...

Police harassed students protesting at University in Ankara

ANF - 2019-07-08 09:38
Police harassed the students who were holding a Vigil at the university in Ankara. ...

Assistant Lecturer in Politics and International Relations job with UNIVERSITY OF KURDISTAN HEWLER | 171222

Timeshighereducation - 2019-07-08 06:26

Four ODTÜ students arrested

ANF - 2019-06-30 14:39
Shortly before the Graduation Ceremony at the Middle East Technical University in Ankara, four students were arrested in a raid in dormitories. ...

Newroz Case Against Kocaeli University Students Ends in Acquittal - Diren Çelik - english

Bianet - 2019-06-29 06:04

Archaeologists uncover Bronze Age palace in Iraqi Kurdistan

E-Kurd - 2019-06-28 23:30
DUHOK, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— German and Kurdish archaeologists have uncovered a Bronze Age palace on the eastern bank of the Tigris River in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq, the Tübingen University said on Thursday in a press release. As the internation ...

Bitume Unical in Medio Oriente. Accordo tra l'Ateneo di Arcavacata e la Tshisk University of Erbil

Ottoetrenta - 2019-06-26 03:05

A Kurdish youth arrested near Urmia University

Kurdpa - 2019-06-20 12:16
Kurdpa Agency: Intelligence forces arrested a Kurdish citizen from Maku in Urmia and transferred to an unknown location. ...

Garissa University attack: Three convicted over Kenya massacre

BBC - 2019-06-20 01:20
Three of four suspects are convicted on charges relating to the 2015 militant raid which killed 148. ...

'I needed 32 surgeries after Kenya Garissa attack'

BBC - 2019-06-20 00:57
Anastasia Mikwa was a student at Garissa University when it was attacked by al-Shabab gunmen in 2015. ...

183 trainees joined the Summer Institution in Hajin

SDF Press - 2019-06-18 17:03
Deira-Zour – The Civil Council of Hajin opened the Summer Institution for Volunteers which was closed in 2014. It consists of (11) hall and includes (183) trainees and training staff with experience and university certificates. Despite the weak potential ...

AUK Hosts Open Think Tank Debate

The American University of Kurdistan - 2019-06-18 02:00
Duhok, Kurdistan Region of Iraq – June 13th 2019. The American University of Kurdistan hosted a panel discussion on The Return of Yezidi and Christian Minorities to Iraq, that was organized by Open Think Tank (OTT) in collaboration with the Konrad Adenaue ...
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