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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.
16/10/16

130 Years since the Birth of David Ben-Gurion - Five Facts You May Not Have Known about the First Prime Minister of Israel

David Ben-Gurion was born David Grun in Poland on October 16, 1886. To mark 130 years since his birth, here are five fact...
09/10/16

BGU Spin-off Enzootic Wins Best Company at AgriVest

Enzootic Ltd. has won the best AgTech (Agricultural Technology) company competition of the 4th AgriVest meeting held last mon...
09/10/16

BGU and St. Boniface Hospital Announce Research Collaboration

Research Without Borders, a partnership and research collaboration between Ben-Gurion University of the Negev and St. Bonifac...
27/09/16

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...
27/09/16

BGU Researchers Reveal Unique Evolutionary Signature in Autism Genes

BGU researchers have taken a step closer to understanding the genetic basis of autism.
22/09/16

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...
20/09/16

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...
20/09/16

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...
18/09/16

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...