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.
04/12/16

Prof. Smadar Cohen to be Awarded The Mifal Hapais "€˜Michael Landau Prize"€™ for the Sciences and Research

Prof. Smadar Cohen of the Avram and Stella Goldstein-Goren Department of Biotechnology Engineering has been named as one of t...
01/12/16

Top Israeli Water Experts From BGU to Participate in U.S. Chamber of Commerce'€™s BusinessH2O Summit

Ben-Gurion University of the Negev is partnering with the U.S. Chamber of Commerce on the first joint Israel/U.S. water confe...
30/11/16

Ben-Gurion University and PayPal to Join Forces in Cybersecurity Research

​Ben-Gurion University of the Negev (BGU) and PayPal announced a new partnership this morning in order to conduct joint res...
29/11/16

New M-Pharm Track Approved in "Community Clinical Pharmacy and Regulatory Management"

A new and innovative Masters track in the School of Pharmacy at the Faculty of Health Sciences has been approved recently by ...
29/11/16

Dr. David Zarrouk'€™s Lab Brings Home Two Prizes from Israeli Mechanical Engineering Conference

Dr. David Zarrouk and his students won two prizes for best article presented by a student at the 34th Israeli Mechanical Engi...
29/11/16

Ben-Gurion Day: BGU to Bestow Honorary Doctorates on Six Celebrated Individuals

​Ben-Gurion University of the Negev will bestow honorary doctorates on six celebrated individuals in a special ceremony on ...
29/11/16

Prof. Eduardo Guendelman Joins Management of European Collaboration to Study Black Holes

Prof. Eduardo Guendelman from the BGU Physics Department has joined the Management Committee of the European COST collaborati...
07/10/16

Possible Genetic Basis for Autism Discovered

Ben-Gurion University of the Negev (BGU) researchers are a step closer to understanding the genetic basis of autism, which th...
27/11/16

Ben-Gurion University Researchers Discover Regulatory Function of Ancient Out-of-Africa Mitochondrial DNA Mutations

Ben-Gurion University of the Negev researchers have shown, for the first time, that the ancient migrations out of Africa that...
27/11/16

New National Study Finds 40% of Childbearing Age Women Report Being the Victim of Some Form of Intimate Partner Violence (IPV)

​In a representative sample of the Israeli population, 4.6% of women reported physical violence; 28.6% reported verbal or p...