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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BGU Study Finds Employees Most Honest on Mondays

May 22, 2013

Tags: Business & Management, Press Releases

A study by Prof. Bradley Ruffle finds employees may provide the most honest responses earlier in the week.

Goldstein-Goren Prize for Best Jewish Thought Book

May 14, 2013

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

Two authors share the Goldstein-Goren International Prize for the Most Important Book in Jewish Thought.

Cherie Blair Receives Honorary Doctorate from BGU

May 13, 2013

Tags: Leadership, Awards & Events, Press Releases

Cherie Blair dedicates her BGU honorary doctorate to empowering the women of Bangladesh.

Ruth Flinkman-Marandy Receives BGU Honorary Doctorate

May 9, 2013

Tags: Leadership, Awards & Events, Nanotechnology, Press Releases

BGU presented Los Angeles philanthropist Ruth Flinkman-Marandy with a honorary doctoral degree.

Stress Can Increase Autoimmune Disease Risk

May 1, 2013

Tags: Medical Research, Press Releases

The phenomenon appeared more in female mice which could may the higher rates of autoimmune disease in women.

BGU Helps Preserve Galapagos National Park

April 25, 2013

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BGU signed an agreement with the Galapagos National Park to aid conservation of the islands’ biodiversity.

BGU and Fox Chase Cancer Center Awarded NIH Grant

April 17, 2013

Tags: Medical Research, Press Releases

The research grant will fund the study of the role of microRNAs in the maintenance of the measles virus.

Helping U.S. Army Improve Intelligence Gathering

April 11, 2013

Tags: Homeland & Cyber Security, Press Releases

Study funded by the U.S. army combines video feeds from unmanned ground and air vehicles in a single screen.

BGU and U-M Partner on Renewable Energy Technologies

April 10, 2013

Tags: Alternative Energy, Press Releases

BGU and the University of Michigan are researching vehicle fuels, solar energy and thermoelectrics.