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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.
18/04/17

Cold Temperatures, Even in a Photo, Give People Increased Cognitive Control, According to Researchers at BGU

BGU researchers have demonstrated that the perception of cold temperatures elicits greater cognitive control, even from a pho...
05/04/17

Research Without Borders Project Kicks Off

A group of 21 senior researchers from St. Boniface Hospital spent several days at BGU's Faculty of Health Sciences last month...
05/04/17

Usage-Based Insurance (UBI) Systems can be Hacked to Track Drivers’ Whereabouts and Behaviour, BGU Researchers Supported by IBM Discover

A Connected Vehicle Network is designed to provide a secure and private method for drivers to use the roads in a certain area...
04/04/17

Ben-Gurion University Announces its 1,000th Patent

The patents granted to University faculty members and students encompass the majority of the University’s scientific areas ...
04/04/17

BGU Researchers Find Best Candidate Mutations that Explain How Mammals and Birds Maintain their Body Temperature

BGU researchers have determined for the first time the best candidate genetic mutations for how mammals and birds became warm...
03/04/17

“Speed-Date” Opens Israel’s First Interdisciplinary Competition for Entrepreneurship: Smart Technologies – Innovation for Better Life

Yest​erday, April 2, marked the opening of Israel’s first interdisciplinary competition in entrepreneurship with an ingen...
03/04/17

HackBGU Improving Student Life and the Learning Experience

Over 200 people gathered at the end of March for HackBGU the first international hackathon in the Negev whose theme was “Im...
03/04/17

BGU Researchers Develop Improved Model to Detect and Control Polio Outbreaks Earlier

​While polio has been virtually wiped out around the world, BGU researchers and their colleagues have developed a new model...
03/04/17

Hagit Grushka-Cohen awarded 2017 IBM PhD Fellowship

​Hagit Grushka-Cohen, a PhD student who investigates advanced methods for data protection at IBM’s Cyber Security Centre ...
29/03/17

Desktop Scanners Can Be Hijacked to Perpetrate Cyberattacks, According to BGU and Weizmann Institute Researchers

A typical office scanner can be infiltrated and a company’s network compromised using different light sources, according to...