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.
23/04/17

BGU Researchers Develop Membranes that Remove Viruses from Drinking Water

Researchers from BGU and the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC) have developed novel ultrafiltration membranes...
20/04/17

Jusidman Science Centre for Youth Dedicated at BGU

One of the most unique partnerships on the Ben-Gurion University of the Negev campus, The Jusidman Science Centre for Youth, ...
20/04/17

Strage-BGU Award for Excellence in Environmental Sciences: Prof. Matthew Suss of the Technion

The Strage Foundation and Ben-Gurion University of the Negev are pleased to announce this year's winner of the Strage-BGU Awa...
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...