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BGU President’s Vision for the Negev

March 25, 2024

Tags: Negev Development & Community Programs

In a Jerusalem Post op-ed, BGU President Prof. Daniel Chamovitz explains how the University remains committed to the foundational roles of education and research in transforming society in the Negev.

i24News’ Natasha Kirtchuk Tapped to Host A4BGU Event

March 13, 2024

Tags: Press Releases

On May 8, 2024, A4BGU's 4th annual free virtual event, “Remarkable Resilience. Leading the Way Forward" will showcase how BGU is leading the way forward for Israel in the aftermath of the October 7 Hamas terrorist attacks. 

A4BGU Joins “Bring Them Home Now” NYC Gathering

March 11, 2024

Tags: Current events

Thousands gathered in Central Park on Sunday, March 10th to demand the safe return of all remaining hostages being held by the terrorist group Hamas following the Oct. 7, 2023 terrorist attacks.

BGU Led NeuroHelp Helping Seizure Suffers Predict Episodes

March 11, 2024

Tags: Medical Research

BGU Professor Dr. Oren Shriki's company, NeuroHelp, has developed a way to predict epileptic seizures an hour before they happen, helping sufferers to stop any symptoms by swiftly taking medication.

Volunteer BGU Engineer Is 3D Printing For IDF Soldiers

March 8, 2024

Tags: Medical Research

Ben-Gurion University of the Negev engineering student, Ariel Harush, created a solution to the shortage of equipment for Israel Defense Forces soldiers using his knowledge in 3D printing.

Tamar Zandberg Heading New BGU Climate Research Center

February 16, 2024

Tags: Leadership, Awards & Events, Sustainability & Climate Change

The country's premier environmental research university is launching a science-based climate policy center. Former Environmental Protection Minister Tamar Zandberg has been tapped to run it.

BGU Revolutionizing Clean Air Travel

February 15, 2024

Tags: Alternative Energy, Sustainability & Climate Change

BGU has teamed up with the Ralco Group to revolutionize the aviation industry with a novel method for producing Sustainable Aviation Fuel (SAF), a critical weapon in the fight against climate change.

BGU Helping Children With Rare Form of Sleep Apnea

February 12, 2024

Tags: Medical Research

Prof. Gad Vatine of BGU and Dr. Avraham Ashkenazi of TAU teamed up to study a rare form of sleep apnea called CCHS. Their collaboration has yielded important new information about the cause of CCHS, which could lead to future treatments.

“Who Are the Marcuses?” Massachusetts Screening

February 12, 2024

Tags: Desert & Water Research, Leadership, Awards & Events

The Berkshire Edge covers the remarkable documentary, "Who Are the Marcuses?" featured at Temple Anshe Amunim's community film series in Pittsfield, Massachusetts, on Sunday, February 25th, at 2 p.m.

Heroic Soroka Medical Resident Killed By Hamas

February 11, 2024

Tags: Current events

Daniel Levi Ludmir, physician at Soroka Medical Center, BGU's affiliate hospital, was killed by Hamas terrorists during the October 7th attacks. His wife, Lihi Levi Ingber, recounts Daniel's passion for helping others at all costs.