The April 2020 issue of AAC&U News features liberal arts and Islamic traditions at Saudi Arabia’s first women’s university; perspectives from a Cross Award recipient on diversity, equity, and inclusion; and the latest news about AAC&U meetings, projects, and publications.

Feature: AAC&U Member Innovations

Effat University, the first higher education institution for women in Saudi Arabia, has opened educational and career opportunities for women through its unique blending of liberal arts best practices and Islamic ethical traditions.

This Issue

April 2020

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