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Maryland Governor Visits BGU to Talk Cyber Security Collaborations

Maryland Governor Larry Hogan led a large delegation to BGU last week with the intent to generate “real collaboration” in...

BGU Researchers Reveal Unique Evolutionary Signature in Autism Genes

BGU researchers have taken a step closer to understanding the genetic basis of autism.

BGU'€™s Prof. Isaac Meir is the 2016 Green Building Leadership Award Recipient

The Israeli Green Building Council (ILGBC) bestowed its 2016 Green Building Leadership Award on BGU's Prof. Isaac (Sakis) Mei...

Dermoscopy of the Nipple is a Simple and Convenient Technique for Diagnosing the Source of Breastfeeding Pain, Ben-Gurion Researchers Find

A large percentage of new mothers abandon breastfeeding because of exquisite pain shortly after the birth, or soon thereafter...

BGU Researchers Develop Effective Urine Catch Technique for Babies to Save Time and Alleviate Frustration

As any parent can attest to, repeated attempts to retrieve a urine sample from a baby without full bladder control is a frust...

Norwegian Minister of Petroleum and Energy visits BGU

Norwegian Minister of Petroleum and Energy Tord Lien visited Ben-Gurion University last week accompanied by top academics fro...

MSIH Student Publishes Paper on the Wellbeing of the Ethiopian-Israeli Community

The Ethiopian-Jewish community in Israel is a unique subpopulation that largely immigrated to Israel from 1980 to 1992. Upon ...

Yael Vitelson is to Study for an MA in Human Resources Management at Oxford Brookes University as the Sam Zuckerberg Scholarship Recipient

BGU graduate Yael Vitelson has been selected as the 2016-17 Sam Zuckerberg Scholarship recipient to Oxford Brookes University...

Yoav Gross to Pursue his Passion for Environmental Change as the Rivka Carmi Scholarship Recipient at Exeter College, University of Oxford

BGU Geological & Environmental Sciences graduate Yoav Gross will continue his mission to effect change in Israel’s environm...

Trying to Predict other People'€™s Emotions May Alter One'€™s Own Emotional Reaction, BGU and Columbia University Researchers Find

In the movie “To Kill a Mocking Bird,” Gregory Peck’s character, Atticus Finch, famously states that, “You never real...