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CBS News, Dallas Interviews Prof. David Faiman (video)

April 21, 2010

Tags: Alternative Energy

KXTA TV -- In Texas to present his new solar energy technology that is powering a kibbutz in Israel, BGU's Prof. David Faiman speaks with a local CBS news anchor.

Israel’s Angel of Mercy

April 21, 2010

Tags: Medical Research, Negev Development & Community Programs

Israel21c -- For terminally ill Bedouins living in Israel's Negev desert, they know they can count on Ben-Gurion University of the Negev's Dr. Yoram Singer to help them through their last difficult days.

Ben-Gurion University Embraces Green Campus Label

April 16, 2010

Tags: Desert & Water Research

ISRAEL21c -- BGU administration, faculty and students are passionate about reducing the University���s ecological footprint.

Colorado Governor Leads Business Group to Israel

April 16, 2010

Tags: Business & Management, Desert & Water Research

Denver Business Journal -- Governor Bill Ritter will lead a delegation to Israel to establish investment and research partnerships there, including a memorandum of understanding between Colorado State University and BGU���s Jacob Blaustein Institutes for Desert Research.

Israeli, Area Facilities ‘Collaborate Across ...

April 16, 2010

Tags: Medical Research

Jewish Exponent -- Ben-Gurion University and Fox Chase Cancer Center celebrated their seven-year-old collaboration at a gathering at the Cancer Center that showcased their research collaborations over the years.

Israeli Pupils Win Global Science Competition

April 16, 2010

Tags: Negev Development & Community Programs

Ynet --Beer-Sheva high school students, aided by BGU's Ilan Ramon Youth Physics Center, made an impressive showing at the world physics competition known as The First Step to a Nobel Prize in Physics, taking home gold and silver medals.

When Older Drivers Excel

April 16, 2010

Tags: Social Sciences & Humanities

The Wall Street Journal -- Researchers from Ben-Gurion University���s Human Factors Safety Laboratory published a study indicating that older drivers may be better drivers than their young, inexperienced counterparts.

Survivor (BGU benefactor) Tells Circumstances of Entire Family ...

April 16, 2010

Tags: Social Sciences & Humanities

San Diego Jewish World -- BGU supporter Doris Martin, benefactor of the Martin-Springer Center for Conflict Studies and Negotiations, chronicled her family���s unique Holocaust survival story in Kiss Every Step.

The Latest Tech in the Struggle to Cure Diabetes: An Interview ...

April 16, 2010

Tags: Medical Research

BGU's Dr. Eli Lewis discusses his breakthrough research in type 1 diabetes and islet transplantation therapy.

Are Your Texts Depressed? The Computer Knows, Maybe

April 16, 2010

Tags: Medical Research, Social Sciences & Humanities

Chronicle of Higher Education, Wired Campus Blog -- Researchers at Ben-Gurion University have developed a program that can detect depression in online texts and could serve as a screening tool to direct potential patients towards treatment.