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What Will Become of Syria's Students and Scholars?

Allan E. Goodman | Posted 11.22.2014 | Impact
Allan E. Goodman

The academic crisis is even more dire than Iraq in war-torn Syria, where universities have been occupied or destroyed and thousands of students and professors have been displaced, threatened, or killed.

Reports: 29 Syrian Children Killed In Mortar Attack

AP | BEN HUBBARD | Posted 02.02.2013 | World

BEIRUT — Syria's civil war is closing in on President Bashar Assad's seat of power in Damascus with clashes between government forces and rebels...

As Syrian School Year Starts, Students Increasingly Join Protests

AP | BASSEM MROUE | Posted 11.22.2011 | World

BEIRUT — Syrian students chanting for revolution marched outside the capital and other areas after class Thursday in a new tactic that brought a...

Activists: Syrian Security Forces Storm Schools, Detain Students

AP | Posted 11.21.2011 | World

BEIRUT — Syrian security forces moved against several schools around the country Wednesday and detained students who demonstrated against Presid...