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.
19/12/16

Prof. (Emeritus) Berry Pinshow Offers Course Combining Online Lectures and Fieldwork in Namibia

Prof. (Emeritus) Berry Pinshow and his colleague Prof. Scott Turner from the Department of Environmental Science and Forest B...
19/12/16

Sylvia's Books (and a Missed Cup of Tea)

The Zalman Aranne Central Library recently received fourteen cartons of books from the collection of the late Sylvia Kedourie...
12/12/16

MassTech & CyberSpark Sign Cybersecurity Agreement

During a stop on Governor Charlie Baker’s Economic Development Mission to Israel, economic development leaders took part in...
11/12/16

Ben-Gurion University of the Negev Mourns the Tragic Passing of Dr. Omri Nir z"l

It is with great dismay and pain that we were informed over the weekend of the tragic death of Dr. Omri Nir, the result of a ...
11/12/16

Taboola to Open Big Data Centre at Advanced Technologies Park Adjacent to Ben-Gurion University of the Negev

Taboola, the world’s largest discovery platform, will open a big data centre at the Advanced Technologies Park (ATP) adjace...
08/12/16

After Successful Competition, BGU'€™s iGEM Team Looks to Develop a Bacteria to "€œEat"€ Plastic

Ben-Gurion University of the Negev’s iGEM overgraduate student team took home a gold medal at the iGEM Giant Jamboree held ...
08/12/16

Honorary Doctorates and Ben-Gurion Negev Award Bestowed on Ben-Gurion Day

BGU conferred six honorary doctorates on outstanding individuals on Tuesday evening on the Marcus Family Campus in Beer-Sheva...
07/12/16

Prof. Doron Pappo to receive the 2016 Israel Chemical Society Outstanding Young Scientist Prize

Prof. Doron Pappo is to receive the 2016 Israel Chemical Society Outstanding Young Scientist Prize. Pappo, a member of BGU's ...
07/12/16

Taking Back Control of an Autonomous Car Affects Human Steering Behaviour, Stanford and BGU Research Shows

There you are, cruising down the freeway, listening to some tunes and enjoying the view as your autonomous car zips and swerv...
05/12/16

Ben-Gurion University of the Negev Announces High Resolution Compressive Ultraspectral Camera

ImageSat International will collaborate with BGU to produce a compressive sensing high performance and high resolution hypers...