News

Here you can read all about what's happening at the University, from the achievements of BGU academics, student activities and exciting new research.
15/06/17

Berelson Prize Awarded to Hagar: Jewish-Arab Education for Equality

The 2017 William Berelson Prize for the Promotion of Jewish-Arab Understanding in Memory of Yitzhak Rabin was awarded this we...
13/06/17

Prof. Yuval Shahar is One of a Hundred Members of the Inaugural Class of the International Academy of Health Sciences Informatics (IAHSI)

​The International Medical Informatics Association(IMIA) has concluded a lengthy election process of living leaders in heal...
13/06/17

Ben-Gurion University Researchers Suggest Older Adults and Babies Use Same Strategy to Improve Movement Accuracy

A grasping mechanism that has been attributed primarily to early development in babies and toddlers may be at work in old age...
13/06/17

Ben-Gurion University to Develop Israel’s First Dark Matter Detector

BGU will construct and operate an advanced dark matter detector. The initiative is partly funded by a joint grant from the Am...
12/06/17

Zap! Graphene is Bad News for Bacteria

Scientists at Rice University and BGU have discovered that laser-induced graphene (LIG) is a highly effective anti-fouling ma...
05/06/17

Ben-Gurion University Cyber Researchers Discover How any Network Router Can Covertly Leak Data

​Researchers at BGU's Cyber Security Research Centre (CSRC) have demonstrated for the first time that it is possible to cov...
25/05/17

Centre for Israel Studies Established

The Centre for Israel Studies (CIS) at the Ben-Gurion Research Institute for the Study of Israel and Zionism (BGRI) in Sede B...
25/05/17

Aron Bernstein Chair in Jewish History Dedicated

The Aron Bernstein Chair in Jewish History, which was dedicated last week, has an interesting history behind it.
25/05/17

Théo Tobiasse’s Sculpture 'The Acrobats' Unveiled on BGU’s Marcus Family Campus

In a signal honour, The Acrobats sculpture, one of the late famed artist Théo Tobiasse’s final creations, was unveiled on ...
25/05/17

BGU’s Dr. Michael Feige z”l Commemorated with Newly Dedicated Career Development Chair in Israeli Society

It was a somber occasion last week as Ben-Gurion University of the Negev faculty member Dr. Michael Feige z”l was posthumou...