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Ahmad Y. Majdoubeh
By Ahmad Y. Majdoubeh - Apr 11,2019
In our society, like in any society the world over, there are positive people, negative people and people in between.Emile Habibi refers to the last as the “pessoptimists”, i.e.
By Ahmad Y. Majdoubeh - Mar 28,2019
Those of us in this part of the world who believe in justice and peace for all, in accordance with international legitimacy and the rule of law, find the current US administration’s “engagement” with the Arab-Israeli conflict not only obviously laughable and counterproductive, bu
By Ahmad Y. Majdoubeh - Mar 14,2019
The University of Jordan (UJ) has taken a long-awaited, historic step: launching an ambitious fundraising campaign.Last Wednesday, the UJ’s president addressed a letter to the university community informing them of the administration’s resolve, upon the prior approval by the Boar
By Ahmad Y. Majdoubeh - Feb 28,2019
Over the years, our society has, inadvertently and out of good intention, sent a series of wrong messages to its people.These have become highly problematic now, as we are no longer able to deliver on the promises which they carry, especially during these difficult economic times
By Ahmad Y. Majdoubeh - Feb 14,2019
There is a widespread misconception in our part of the world, perhaps in others as well, that the humanities are not relevant to students' employability and to so-called labour market needs.What would you do with the university graduates of history, philosophy, literature, religi
By Ahmad Y. Majdoubeh - Jan 31,2019
There is no doubt that discourse on social media is quite diverse.
By Ahmad Y. Majdoubeh - Jan 17,2019
People in our society, like people elsewhere, have always been hard to please.
By Ahmad Y. Majdoubeh - Jan 03,2019
The full implications of US President Donald Trump’s decision to pull out troops from Syria will become crystal clear after the pullout actually materialises, and after it becomes crystal clear what Syria will look like under the rest of the players on the scene.This will take ti
By Ahmad Y. Majdoubeh - Dec 20,2018
The unfortunate incident that came to be known as the “Dead Sea tragedy”, in which innocent lives were lost due essentially to flashfloods, has received a lot of attention in terms both of inquiry as to what has actually happened, and in terms of lessons learned.More than three h
By Ahmad Y. Majdoubeh - Dec 06,2018
At present, education for employability has become a prime objective.

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