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.
Identifying Severe Genetic Disease in Moroccan Jews
BGU researchers reveal the genes behind a disease that causes severe brain atrophy in Moroccan Jews.
BGU Startup Secures $1 Million in Cyber Competition
Jerusalem Venture Partners announced that BGU's Titanium Core, won the first ever “Cybertition.”
Promising Clinical Trial of Type 1 Diabetes Treatment
A clinical study on a Type 1 diabetes treatment developed by Dr. Eli Lewis had an “exceptional outcome."
Mandel Foundation Awards $13 Million to BGU
BGU will construct the Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel Institute for Social Leadership building.
Organic Agriculture Can Pollute Groundwater
BGU research finds that organic agriculture can cause pollution from nitrate leaching into groundwater.
Announcing “CyberSpark” in Beer-Sheva
Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and BGU President Rivka Carmi announced CyberSpark.
BGU Students Develop Apps for Google Hackathon Event
The Google Developers Group held its first international Hackathon event in Southern Israel at BGU.
BGU Receives Grant to Study Fertile Land Erosion
BGU received the grant from the Israeli Ministry of Agriculture to establish a Center of Excellence.
Making China’s Desert Bloom
BGU is partnering with a Chinese company to help create a desert research institute in China.