Cannabis May Help Cancer Patients and the Elderly
BGU says cannabis is safe and effective and could help reduce the need for prescription medication.
BGU Announces New Rector and Deans
Prof. Haim Hames is elected rector. New deans are elected for the Glazer Faculty and the Blaustein Institutes.
NYC Honors GalaPro With American Disabilities Award
GalaPro, founded with the help of BGU Prof. Elena Litsyn, transcribes performances for the hearing impaired.
How BGU Is Creating Robotic Life in the Desert
BGU's ABC Robotics Initiative pushes the boundaries of the field, making BGU Israel's leader in robotics. Read about some of the inventions that will change our daily lives.
Staying Viable in Today’s Digital Age
BGU professor says technology itself is not disruptive; it has to do with the way people use it.
Robots Are Racing Through Our Blood to Cure Disease
Dr. David Zarrouk is refining his "gut bot," an ingestible robot that can monitor body functions from the inside. One day, it will replace costly and intestinal diagnostic procedures that look for ulcers, polyps and tumors.
Spies in the Sky
BGU researchers develop a countersurveillance drone system that captures video.
American Associates Village Honored for Eco Design
The student village in Sede Boqer won an architecture award for its unique and desert-friendly design.
Agribots Are Pushing Farming Into the Future
BGU is utilizing robotics, AI, machine learning, and other technologies to combat farming challenges.
BGU Working to Share Testimonies of Mizrahi Jews
BGU partners with Jewish nonprofit JIMENA to help educate students on how to collect oral testimonies.