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Here you can read all about what's happening at the University, from the achievements of BGU academics, student activities and exciting new research.
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...
23/11/16

BGU to Launch Joint PhD Programme with the University of Mumbai in India

BGU and the University of Mumbai have signed two Memoranda of Understanding during the visit of an Israeli delegation, led by...
23/11/16

Ben-Gurion University of the Negev Cyber Researchers Demonstrate Malware That Covertly Turns PCs into Eavesdropping Devices

Researchers at BGU have demonstrated malware that can turn computers into perpetual eavesdropping devices, even without a mic...
22/11/16

Centre for Israel Studies Launched at the Ben-Gurion Research Institute for the Study of Israel and Zionism

The Centre for Israel Studies, an exciting new initiative, was formally launched recently at the Ben-Gurion Research Institut...
22/11/16

Dr. Sarah Abu-Kaf: Winner of Council for Higher Education Award

Dr. Sarah Abu-Kaf, a faculty member and lecturer in cross-cultural psychology in BGU’s Conflict Management and Resolution P...
20/11/16

New Model for Estimating the Concentration of Natural Estrogens in Wastewater Developed by BGU Researchers

A simple model for evaluating natural estrogen concentrations in raw sewage was developed by BGU researchers to help predict ...
14/11/16

Dr. Hadar Ben-Yoav To Receive 2016 IAAM Scientist Award

Dr. Hadar Ben-Yoav, Department of Biomedical Engineering, has been selected to receive the International Association of Advan...