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New BGU System Detects Global Palm Tree Infestation

June 1, 2021

Tags: Research News

Using deep learning methods and Google aerial and street images of palm trees, researchers can geolocate and examine infested trees anywhere.

BGU & ASU Awarded Prestigious Energy Cyber Grant

May 28, 2021

Tags: Homeland & Cyber Security

A competitive funding opportunity from the BIRD Foundation has granted researchers funds to secure the energy infrastructure of both countries.

BGU-led Consortium Awarded Prestigious Energy Grant

May 4, 2021

Tags: Homeland & Cyber Security, Press Releases

Winning consortium to receive up to $6 Million under the U.S.-Israel Energy Center Competitive Funding Opportunity managed by the BIRD Foundation.

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.

Why Israel is Becoming a Hub for Parkinson’s Research

April 5, 2021

Tags: Medical Research

Some 150 Israeli startups are developing technologies to help prevent, stop or even cure Parkinson’s.

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.