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Dr. Ruth Given Honorary Doctorate by BGU

April 29, 2021

Tags: Leadership, Awards & Events

BGU awarded Dr. Ruth K. Westheimer, famed sex researcher and therapist, with an honorary doctorate; her first from an Israeli university.

Americans for Ben-Gurion University Rebrand Sparks a Movement

April 26, 2021

Tags: Leadership, Awards & Events

With its new name and movement, Americans for Ben-Gurion University is geared to more concretely connect the organization with people and action.

Americans for Ben-Gurion University Gifts Israeli Consulate General Historic Lithograph

February 11, 2021

Tags: Israel Studies, Culture & Jewish Thought

The artwork, a lithograph of David Ben-Gurion, is signed by both Ben-Gurion and the artist, Herbert Davidson.

BGU SOS Campaign Saves Students From COVID Hardship

December 14, 2020

Tags: Leadership, Awards & Events, Negev Development & Community Programs

Americans for Ben-Gurion University CEO Doug Seserman explains how BGU has stepped up by establishing a call to help its students.

A “Green” Mediterranean Diet Is Healthier

December 11, 2020

Tags: Medical Research

Good Housekeeping reports on a BGU study proving more greens and less red meat is better for your heart.

BGU’s COVID-19 Research Report Updated

November 30, 2020

Tags: Medical Research

American donors fund COVID-19 research and financial aid for students in dire need due to the pandemic.

A Green Mediterranean Diet Could Mean More Weight Loss

November 24, 2020

Tags: Medical Research

NBC's Today reports on BGU research that a Mediterranean diet with more greens and less meat is healthier.

Moderna’s Tal Zaks Recipient of Ben-Gurion Award

November 22, 2020

Tags: Leadership, Awards & Events, Press Releases

The BGU alumnus was recognized for developing an effective vaccine to eradicate coronavirus.

BGU Technology Filters Airborne COVID-19 Particles

September 25, 2020

Tags: Desert & Water Research, Medical Research

CO2 lasers are used with a graphene mesh to electrocute and neutralize airborne pathogens and bacteria.