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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Organic Agriculture Can Pollute Groundwater

February 15, 2014

Tags: Press Releases

BGU research finds that organic agriculture can cause pollution from nitrate leaching into groundwater.

Announcing “CyberSpark” in Beer-Sheva

January 28, 2014

Tags: Business & Management, Homeland & Cyber Security, Press Releases

Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and BGU President Rivka Carmi announced CyberSpark.

BGU Students Develop Apps for Google Hackathon Event

December 12, 2013

Tags: Business & Management, Negev Development & Community Programs, Press Releases, Robotics & High-Tech

The Google Developers Group held its first international Hackathon event in Southern Israel at BGU.

BGU Receives Grant to Study Fertile Land Erosion

November 26, 2013

Tags: Natural Sciences, Press Releases

BGU received the grant from the Israeli Ministry of Agriculture to establish a Center of Excellence.

Making China’s Desert Bloom

November 20, 2013

Tags: Desert & Water Research, Press Releases

BGU is partnering with a Chinese company to help create a desert research institute in China.

BGU Researchers Develop a New “Green” Crude Oil

November 20, 2013

Tags: Alternative Energy, Press Releases

BGU researchers have developed a process to convert carbon dioxide and hydrogen into renewable energy.

First Joint Israel-Germany Israel Studies Program

November 7, 2013

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

BGU and the Heidelberg College for Jewish Studies in Germany announced an historic agreement.

BGU Brain Researchers Receive $1 Million Grant

November 7, 2013

Tags: Medical Research, Press Releases

BGU researchers are teaming up to conduct research with scientists from two German universities.

BGU Participates in Borders in Globalization Project

September 13, 2013

Tags: Homeland & Cyber Security, Press Releases

Prof. David Newman will share his expertise in the area of borders and geopolitics in this int'l project.