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.
BGU and Rafael Defense Systems Sign Agreement
Rafael and BGU will collaborate on a variety of cyber security, smart mobility, robotics, and AI projects.
BGU’s Etgar Keret Wins Prestigious Sapir Prize
Keret received Israel’s most prestigious literary award for his collection of short stories.
Israel Invests in Student Entrepreneurship
Israel's Council of Higher Education awards NIS 6 million to BGU to nurture student entrepreneurship.
Introducing BGU’s New President
Originally from Pennsylvania, Prof. Daniel Chamovitz made aliyah in 1984. While at TAU, Chamovitz founded its Manna Center Program for Food Safety and Security and was awarded the prestigious Alon Fellowship.
Israel PM and Foreign Leaders Attend BGU Cyber Security Demo
The leaders spoke with Prof. Elovici and Prof. Shapira about the latest cyber security initiatives at BGU.
BGU Launches Student-Run VC Fund
BGU is launching Cactus Capital, a $1 million student-run venture capital fund to encourage student startups.
Palau Passes Nationwide Sunscreen Chemicals Ban
The ban is based on BGU research that certain chemicals harm coral reefs.
Election Day Stresses Out Voters
Groundbreaking study finds that voting is a stressful event and induces measurable hormonal changes.
$15 Million to BGU for IDF Move to the Negev
The Israeli government funds will be used toward BGU's $250 million expansion to build a new campus.