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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President Obama Calls BGU Brain Tech a “Great Idea”

March 21, 2013

Tags: Medical Research, Press Releases, Robotics & High-Tech

President Barack Obama gave accolades to BGU researchers who presented two brain-focused technologies.

BGU and Teva Develop New Psoriasis Drug

March 20, 2013

Tags: Medical Research, Natural Sciences, Press Releases

BGU researchers, together with Teva Pharmaceutical, have developed a promising psoriasis drug candidate.

University of Chicago Partners with BGU to Advance Water Technology Research

March 19, 2013

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BGU has signed an agreement with the University of Chicago to collaborate on new water production and purification technologies for deployment in regions of the globe where fresh water

Obama’s Israel Trip to Include Focus on Brain Tech

March 15, 2013

Tags: Medical Research, Press Releases, Robotics & High-Tech

Two brain-focused technologies developed by BGU researchers will be presented to President Barack Obama.

Israeli-Palestinian Team Studies Local Water

February 27, 2013

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The Jerusalem Post -- BGU Prof. Alon Tal is leading a group of researchers who are testing the area's water supply for endocrine-disrupting chemicals.

Rocket Attacks in Israel Significantly Increase the Likelihood of Miscarriages, According to BGU Researchers

February 21, 2013

Tags: Medical Research, Press Releases

Rocket attacks in Sderot, Israel significantly increase the likelihood of miscarriages, according to a new study by BGU researchers.

New Book Focuses on Secularization in Israeli Life

February 21, 2013

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

According to "Between State and Synagogue," significant changes have occurred in Israelis' lives.

BGU Helps India Rehabilitate a Polluted River

February 14, 2013

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Prof. Yoram Oren, of BGU's Zuckerberg Institute for Water Research, is applying nanofiltration techniques to filter harmful textile dyes from the water.

BGU Establishes Stem Cell Research Fund in Memory of Dr. Jordan Baruch, Scientist and Inventor

January 11, 2013

Tags: Medical Research, Press Releases

AABGU received a substantial donation from Rhoda Baruch, wife of the late Dr. Jordan Baruch, to fund stem cell research at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev in Beer-Sheva. The