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Upcoming events

If you are interesting on covering or learning more about an event,
members of the press may contact Jiyoung Kim, Events Specialist.

Mixing Colors

Virtual (Zoom)

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Ninth Biannual Gulf Comparative Education Society (GCES)...

Virtual (Zoom)

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Women@Work: Women in the Higher Education Sector

Virtual (Zoom)

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Robert Clark: Visual Storytelling through Photography

Virtual (Zoom)

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Alumni Webinar Series

Virtual (Zoom)

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Comparative and International Education Society Conference

Virtual (Zoom)

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Creative Dialogue: Exploring the Culinary World

Virtual (Zoom)

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University of Leeds Webinar

Virtual (Zoom)

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Women@Work: Single Women at Work

Virtual (Zoom)

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Mindful Fundraising in a Changing World

Virtual (Zoom)

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Creative Dialogues: Reopening the Arts

Virtual (Zoom)

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Community Conversations: Elderly Care Efforts

Virtual (Zoom)

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Creative Dialogues: The Art of Fragrance

Virtual (Zoom)

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Community Conversations: Health and Lifestyle

Virtual (Zoom)

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Alumni Webinar Series

Virtual (Zoom)

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Creative Dialogues: Business in the Arts Industry

Virtual (Zoom)

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Webinar: Applying to New York University Abu Dhabi

Virtual (Zoom)

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Webinar with Young Thinkers Program

Virtual (Zoom)

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Artist Talk & Workshop: Perry

Starlit Cafe - Julphfar Towers

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Community Conversations: Animal Welfare

Al Jazirah Al Hamra Heritage Village

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Leave no child behind: The global report on boys’ disengagement...


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Community Gathering: Ramadan Edition

TBA Upon Confirmation

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2022 Gender Report: Deepening the debate on those left behind


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Cinematography Workshop

Ras Al Khaimah Cultural Creative Hub

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Japan Film Week

Ras Al Khaimah Chamber

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Community Conversations: Strategic Planning Management

Ras Al Khaimah Chamber

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Scholarly Publishing: Tips and Tricks of the Trade

Online (Zoom)

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Private Philanthropy for Development in the Middle East and...

Waldorf Astoria, Ras Al Khaimah

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RAK Teachers Network Symposium

Hilton Garden Inn, Ras Al Khaimah

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Iftar for Everyone

Al Jazeera Al Hamra Heritage Village

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Unlock Your Path to Top U.S. Universities

Hilton Garden Inn

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April 25, 2023

Al Qasimi Foundation hosts US university leaders in Ras Al Khaimah

January 05, 2023

Does Rishi Sunak's plan to make maths compulsory until age 18 add up?

December 13, 2022

Youth English program graduates its fifth cohort in Ras Al Khaimah

October 10, 2022

Sheikh Saud bin Saqr Al Qasimi Foundation for Policy Research, OECD netFWD and the Pearl Initiative gathered industry leaders to boost collaboration and impact within the philanthropic community

September 28, 2022

Police launch social club for prison inmates with library, classrooms, computers

September 26, 2022

Sheikh Saud bin Saqr Al Qasimi Foundation, OECD netFWD and The Pearl Initiative partner on first strategic event in region

July 19, 2022

Faculty grant recipient hosts Emirati dinner experience in Dubai

June 30, 2022

First edition of ‘Japan Film Week’ event held in the UAE’s Ras al Khaimah

April 07, 2022

How a supportive community empowered Ahmad through his education in the United Arab Emirates

January 27, 2022

Das RAK Fine Arts Festival 2022

January 26, 2022

Why peace with Israel’s neighbors depends on cultural diplomacy

January 20, 2022

Meet the Curator of the First Israeli Art Exhibition in the UAE

January 11, 2022

Art events to look forward to in 2022

January 10, 2022

The Ras Al Khaimah Fine Arts Festival is opening soon

January 09, 2022

Ras Al Khaimah Fine Arts Festival celebrates 10th anniversary in February

October 14, 2021

Right for you?

September 30, 2021

Al Qasimi Foundation researchers call for increased public awareness and improved elderly care support as a result of new study

August 22, 2021

What Saudi domination of Arab university rankings table signifies

August 04, 2021

Al Qasimi Foundation for Policy Research receives Investors In People accreditation

March 31, 2021

Al Qasimi Foundation and Al Ghurair Foundation Sign Agreement to Deliver High-Quality Career Guidance and Soft Skill Development to UAE Youth

March 28, 2021

RAK Fine Arts Festival beckons culture lovers

March 24, 2021

The Ras Al Khaimah Fine Arts Festival moves into its last phase

March 14, 2021

Time travel in Ras Al-Khaimah: Short films offer glimpse of UAE’s abandoned seafaring settlement

March 10, 2021

Improved global rankings reflect strides being made by Saudi universities

March 10, 2021

What to expect from the Ras Al Khaimah Fine Arts Festival 2021

March 02, 2021

The theme ‘Hope’ unites artists at the Ras Al-Khaimah Fine Arts Festival

February 25, 2021

Ras Al Khaimah Fine Arts Festival: Hope inspiring art

February 21, 2021

Where to get your culture fix in the UAE right now

February 02, 2021

The Ras Al Khaimah Fine Arts Festival Is Back

February 02, 2021

RAKFAF: the unusual arts festival

January 28, 2021

Ras Al Khaimah Arts Festival returns with more than 100 artists taking part

December 29, 2020

American University of Sharjah researchers get US patent for unique breast cancer treatment

September 16, 2020

Schools need 'massive shift in productivity' to make up for Covid-19 disruption

March 17, 2020

160 artworks, 34 countries: RAK arts fest celebrates the world's communities

February 28, 2020

Ras Al Khaimah Fine Arts Festival spotlights Emirati & international talent

February 18, 2020

UAE’s no-homework policy could benefit girls over boys, say education experts

February 16, 2020

Highlights from Ras Al Khaimah Fine Arts Festival

February 14, 2020

Why you need to be at Ras Al Khaimah Fine Arts Festival

February 03, 2020

National Geographic Photographer Tells AURAK About His Work

February 02, 2020

Sheikh Saud bin Saqr Al Qasimi opens Ras Al Khaimah Fine Arts Festival 2020

January 29, 2020

7 artworks to see at the Ras Al Khaimah Fine Arts Festival this year

December 28, 2019

Call for action after report reveals high bullying rates in UAE schools

November 14, 2019

The UAE's arts scene is as vibrant as ever – but we need more critique

October 28, 2019

Emirates Publishers Association Opens Educational Publishing Seminar

October 15, 2019

Paola Moscatelli's paintings shine brightly in the desert of the Emirates

October 14, 2019

“Education is central to the development of any country’ says Natasha Ridge

September 27, 2019

UAE agrees to boost up education sector in Isles

September 08, 2019

Arab fathers play strong family role but have limited interest in homework, study finds

September 05, 2019

Arab fathers’ role key to shaping children’s future

July 10, 2019

Hands on learning scheme helping potential school dropouts make the grade

June 26, 2019

Ras Al Khaimah offers AI boot camps

June 19, 2019

New system of education announced in Abu Dhabi

May 05, 2019

Ras Al Khaimah’s Sheikh Saud bin Saqr Al Qasimi Foundation for Policy Research Furthers The Emirate Through Art And Culture

April 01, 2019

Nation Building: UAE architecture in the eyes of photographer Eddie Ryan

March 27, 2019

AUS filmmaker celebrates poet

March 07, 2019

Ras Al Khaimah’s abandoned ‘ghost town’ comes alive

March 01, 2019

Report: more than 80 percent of UAE children aren’t getting the bare minimum of physical activity

February 15, 2019

RAK Fine Arts Festival kicks off

February 14, 2019

Ras Al Khaimah Fine Arts Festival: Photographer Karen Knorr to exhibit works as event opens its doors

February 06, 2019

Five reasons not to miss the Ras Al Khaimah Fine Arts Festival

January 18, 2019

UAE on right path for scientific research: 10-year Resident

October 21, 2018

Saudi, Emirati universities rank among best in region

October 02, 2018

AURAK Reaches France and California in Expanding International Partnerships

June 13, 2018

Parents welcome affordable Abu Dhabi schools but demand top-quality education

May 17, 2018

In Education, Gulf Women Don’t Focus on Jobs

May 15, 2018

RAK Ruler honors 70 high-achieving government school students

April 30, 2018

Peruvian Art Exhibition in the UAE

April 17, 2018

Books down: UAE education evolves outside classroom

April 09, 2018

New study charts struggle to overcome stereotypes of Emiratis among private school teachers

April 09, 2018

UAE schools urged to teach more Arabic earlier as pupils fall behind

March 03, 2018

Curtains down on 6th RAK Fine Arts Festival

February 22, 2018

The workshops teaching potential school dropouts to see life from a new angle

February 18, 2018

Art with a conscience at RAK fine arts fest

February 17, 2018

Outstanding Hispanic presence at the Ras Al Khaimah Fine Arts Festival

January 29, 2018

Fathers May Be Key to Improving Education in the Middle East

December 27, 2017

UAE pupils outperform Gulf in benchmark reading test

September 16, 2017

UAE private schools to face greater scrutiny amid nationwide shake-up of education standards

August 26, 2017

Women continue to dominate UAE federal colleges and universities

July 19, 2017

AUB Hosts the Annual Meeting of the Arab Foundations Forum

June 13, 2017

Issues “still to be addressed” in public school curriculum reform

February 21, 2017

UAE Gender Balance Council on track to implement UN 2030 agenda

December 06, 2016

UAE ranking in school survey drops in science, reading and maths

November 11, 2016

New Report Strikes an Optimistic Note on Arab Education

July 17, 2016

Mandatory teacher training often repetitive and irrelevant, UAE study shows

June 06, 2016

Artist Soraya Sikander on painting: ‘No city could be more rewarding than Ras Al Khaimah’

May 16, 2016

Gems Education Teachers Offered Shares to Stay On

May 11, 2016

First Highway in the UAE was a Game of High Stakes

May 02, 2016

Private schools face fight to survive amid competition

April 22, 2016

Arab Youth Survey Suggests Unemployment Drives Terrorism

January 30, 2016

‘Cultural bias’ fears over English language university test