Dr. Ruth Promises “Good Sex for Life” for Donations


The renowned psychosexual therapist will be receiving an honorary doctoral degree from BGU in May. To commemorate the honor, she is establishing the Dr. Ruth K. Westheimer Endowed Scholarship for Psychology.

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How the Wrong Music Can Impair Your Driving

June 19, 2015

Tags: Press Releases, Social Sciences & Humanities

BGU expert publishes a book describing how listening to some music while driving can be deadly.

Baby, It’s Hot Outside!

June 9, 2015

Tags: Natural Sciences, Press Releases

Warm temperatures during pregnancy result in lower birth weight, according to BGU and Harvard researchers.

Texas Donors Announce Endowment to Support Zin Fellows

May 29, 2015

Tags: Leadership, Awards & Events, Press Releases

Houston's Arline and Ben Guefen are ensuring that AABGU’s leadership program thrives in the lone star state.

Queen Elizabeth II to Honor BGU President

May 19, 2015

Tags: Leadership, Awards & Events, Press Releases

Prof. Rivka Carmi is being appointed an Honorary Commander of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire.

BGU Presents Honorary Doctorate to NY Philanthropist

May 19, 2015

Tags: Leadership, Awards & Events, Press Releases

Former AABGU president, Alex Goren, received an honorary doctorate from BGU.

The Jim and Liz Breslauer Bridge Dedicated at BGU

May 13, 2015

Tags: Leadership, Awards & Events, Press Releases

The Jim and Liz Breslauer Bridge was dedicated at Ben-Gurion University's 45th Board of Governors Meeting.

BGU Receives Grant for Robotics to Assist Elderly

May 7, 2015

Tags: Press Releases, Robotics & High-Tech

BGU will use the funding to develop robots that will help elderly complete every day tasks.

Creating Water Sensitive Cities in Israel

April 30, 2015

Tags: Desert & Water Research, Press Releases

BGU, in collaboration with three other universities, is developing a program to improve urban water systems.

BGU Launches Program for Chinese Students in Israel

April 23, 2015

Tags: Israel Studies, Culture & Jewish Thought, Press Releases

With support from the Glazer Foundation, BGU completed a program introducing Chinese students to Israel.