Recent Events

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05/07/17

New methods of diagnosing Autism: A new and innovative approach from Israel

Ben-Gurion University of the Negev’s Ilan Dinstein has established the first autism laboratory in Israel. Today autism is d...
30/01/17
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"Secrets of the Negev"

Israel’s Negev Desert: 60% of the land area of Israel, first settled over 5,000 years ago, home to Israel’s first Prime M...
16/03/16

Diabetes Lecture

We are delighted to announce that Ben-Gurion University’s Dr. Eli Lewis is visiting London next month and we would like to ...
23/06/16

A Summer Evening at the Opera

in support of Ben-Gurion University of the Negev
22/11/15

Helping the Teenagers of Tomorrow in Sderot...

Terror attacks are sadly affecting everyday life in Israel. For the residents of Sderot in southern Israel – a stone’s t...
28/12/14

Prof. Chaim Hames and Prof. David Newman presenting at this year's Limmud

If you will be attending Limmud this year at Warwick University from Sunday 28th December 2014 - Thursday 1st January 2015 pl...
28/01/15

Israel: Peace-building and Environmental Leadership

Join us at ORT House for an event co-hosted by Ben-Gurion University Foundation and UK Taskforce to hear David Lehrer, Execut...
22/10/14
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Coming of Age: A view of the history of Israeli archaeology

Ben-Gurion University Foundation Presents Coming of Age: A view of the history of Israeli archaeology With Professor St...
25/06/14

A Summer Evening at the Opera

In Support of Ben-Gurion University of the Negev
19/05/14

44th Board of Governors Meeting

Preliminary Programme
24/04/13
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Drylands – The Challenge of the 21st Century

At a location in South London
25/04/13
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Drylands – The Challenge of the 21st Century

At a location in Birmingham
06/05/13
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43rd Board of Governors Meeting at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev

Come join us in the Negev for what promises to be an action packed few days
19/06/13

A Summer's Evening at the Opera

In support of Ben-Gurion University of the Negev
17/10/12
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Funding Renewables for the UK and Israel on a Significant Scale

Fantastic opportunity to hear Professor Faiman speak. Professor Faiman is the Director of the National Solar Energy Centre...
02/07/12
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Celebrate the conferral of an Honorary Doctorate upon Baroness Ruth Deech

Please read more about this unique event
13/05/12
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42nd Board of Governors meeting

Preliminary Programme Highlights for the 42nd Board of Governors meeting from the 13-15 May 2012
26/04/12
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THE ZOHAR AND ITS PLACE IN JEWISH CULTURE

You are cordially invited to the sixth in a series of presentations from some of Ben-Gurion University of the Negev’s top r...
06/03/12
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Yiddish: A Love Story - 2nd talk

You are cordially invited to the fifth in a series of presentations from some of Ben-Gurion University of the Negev’s top r...
05/03/12
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Yiddish: A Love Story

You are cordially invited to the fifth in a series of presentations from some of Ben-Gurion University of the Negev’s top r...
04/07/11
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A Summer's Evening at the Opera

We have great pleasure in inviting you to a summer evening of opera at Holland Park in support of Ben-Gurion University of th...
29/05/11
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41st Annual Board of Governors Meeting Preview

Join us for the 41st Annual Board of Governors Meeting as we spy out the land and discover the desert as you have never seen ...
07/03/11
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Dr. Eli Lewis: Treating & Curing Diabetes

Dr. Eli Lewis, a world-renowned expert on diabetes, is the incumbent of the Ilse Katz Career Development Chair in Health Scie...
08/03/11
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Dr. Eli Lewis: Treating & Curing Diabetes

Another opportunity to hear Dr. Lewis speak on his research into treating Diabetes
09/03/11
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Ladislaus Laszt Ecumenical Award to Chief Rabbi Jonathan Sacks

You are cordially invited to the Ladislaus Laszt Ecumenical Award to Chief Rabbi Jonathan Sacks and to participate in a semin...
23/11/10
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Dr. Uzi Avner: The Desert's Role in the Early History of Israel

BGUF is honoured to present a lecture by Dr. Uzi Avner who has devoted the last 35 years to the study of ancient desert socie...
03/11/10
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Dr. Sarab Abu-Rabia: Bedouin in Israel - Ethnic & Gender Perspectives

Join BGUF and Dr. Sarab Abu-Rabia at SOAS on a lecture on cultural transitions, identity and gender with a focus on the Bedou...
21/10/10
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Prof. David Faiman: Solar Power - Lessons the World Can Learn from Israel.

The world is currently facing the challenge of global warming and the race is on to develop ways to harness renewable energy ...
23/10/10

Prof. David Faiman: Solar Power - Lessons the World Can Learn from Israel.

Another opportunity to hear Prof. Faiman speak on cost effective solar energy and what lessons the UK can learn from Israel. ...