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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...
23/05/17

New Drug Therapy Developed by Ben-Gurion University Researchers Could Improve Brain Function and Life Expectancy in ALS Patients

BGU researchers are developing a new therapy for Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) using part of an existing FDA-approved d...
23/05/17

Solar Energy Generates Fundamentally New Core-shell Nanomaterials

Can new stunning varieties of nanostructures, with remarkable optical, electronic, catalytic and mechanical properties, compr...
22/05/17

A Leader in Cyber Security Research, BGU Inaugurates the Carole and Marcus Weinstein Software and Information Systems Engineering and Cyber Security Building

The Carole and Marcus Weinstein Software and Information Systems Engineering and Cyber Security Building was inaugurated last...
22/05/17

New Therapy for Atherosclerosis developed by BGU

Researchers at BGU and the Sheba Medical Center have developed a new therapy to treat atherosclerosis and prevent heart failu...
21/05/17

Bloomberg’s Jonathan Ferziger Awarded Robert St. John Chair in Objective Middle East Reporting Prize

Bloomberg’s Jonathan Ferziger says the key elements to reporting on Israel and its neighbors are getting to know all sides ...
21/05/17

Former Australian Prime Minister, the Hon. Julia Gillard Delivers the Irene and Hyman Kreitman Annual Memorial Lecture: “Reflections on a Life of Purpose”

Former Australian prime minister the Hon. Julia Gillard Gillard delivered the Irene and Hyman Kreitman Annual Memorial Lectur...
16/05/17

Ben-Gurion University Confers Honorary Doctorates on Seven Noted Individuals

Ben-Gurion University of the Negev conferred seven honorary doctorates on outstanding individuals (pictured above) on Tuesday...