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.
02/01/17

Dr. Rambabu Dandela Selected for Prestigious Ramanujan Fellowship

Dr. Rambabu Dandela has been selected for a prestigious Ramanujan Fellowship. Dandela is a PBC post-doctoral fellow in Prof. ...
28/01/16

Prof. Haviva Pedaya Appointed to Council for Higher Education

Prof. Haviva Pedaya has been appointed a member of the Council for Higher Education (CHE) by Education Minister Naftali Benne...
25/12/16

App that says you're too drunk to drive: Scientists develop a virtual breathalyser that can fit to smartwatches and phones

* The app can tell by how someone walks if they are fit to get behind the wheel * The smart breathalyser was developed at ...
20/12/16

First BusinessH2O Summit Held

The Zuckerberg Institute for Water Research at BGU partnered with the U.S. Chamber of Commerce on the first joint Israel/U.S....
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 ...