At an intensive six-week session in Portland, Ore., this summer 18 students studied ways to create jobs and resolve conflicts in their home communities.
The US-born founders of Hijabik.com, based in Jordan, saw a great opportunity amid Amman's burgeoning entrepreneur scene.
The United States has a moral and legal obligation to protect Syrian civilians from the murderous Assad regime and help end Syria's bloody civil war. Military action is supported by international law, historical precedent, and humanitarian mandates.
The 1 million children who have fled Syria, and the 2 million displaced within the country, have been largely unable to get an education or receive help coping.
The pool and lush landscaping of this West Bank country club provide a haven for Palestinians seeking to escape for a few hours.