07.02.2016 | 26 Sivan, 5776
The road to redemption
Rocket strikes empty Sderot preschool
Trump takes to Facebook to condemn terror in Israel
Israel to deduct Palestinian terror funding from tax fees it hands to the PA
Senior US official to 'Post': Quartet report meant to be 'constructive'
Netanyahu visits family of slain teen terror victim: 'It's shocking to see her bloodstains'
'Quartet' draft report: Israeli settlements eroding viability of 2 state solution
Military and political courage at Entebbe
AIPAC lauds Senate for additional foreign aid, anti-BDS action for Israel
New Israel Fund awards Breaking the Silence $20,000 consolation prize
Quartet report to highlight threats to peace
Party 'til the break of dawn: Tel Aviv to celebrate 'White Night'
Coming and going on the small screen
A fishy tale
Twice as nice
Israeli soccer star Eran Zahavi completes record transfer to Chinese club
Philip Stein, Optical International to vie for title
Israeli-Slovenian rowing duo making waves
Hapoel Jerusalem threatened with BSL suspension
Feel the Power: Mobile stations will try to avoid summer outages
Israeli start-up's headphones adapt to people's unique earprints
Living With History
Israelis shrug off fears of hi-tech bubble
Nazareth Hospital insists on serving only whole wheat bread
Health Ministry rankings seen boosting hospital performance
Weizmann study links viral infections in pregnant women to autism, schizophrenia risk
Alleged kidnapping of Yemenite children opens Pandora’s box in Knesset
Israel leading a ‘water revolution’ in arid California
New desalination plant a 'mistake' or case of NIMBY syndrome?
Haifa ammonia production to be relocated– three years behind schedule
Facebook: A tool for murdering Jews
Here and There: The dark side of Sweden
A Dose of Nuance: Brexit and the validation of Zionism
Police and Thieves: Listen up, cops
Assad: West secretly cooperating with Damascus against militants
Lebanese army says it foils planned attacks by Islamic State
Violent clashes erupt in Nablus, Hamas calls on parties to unite against Israel
WATCH: 250 ISIS fighters killed in deadliest ever US airstrikes against the group
High marijuana use a growing phenomenon in Iran
Iran regime trying to brush prostitution problems under the rug
Iranian commander threatens to make Bahrain’s royal family ‘disappear’
Iran claims it thwarts bombings in Tehran, other cities
Was the Istanbul attack an act of retaliation for Turkey-Israel accord?
Report: Turkish intelligence warned of ISIS attack in Istanbul weeks ago
Report says UK Labour Party not racist
MKs slam Corbyn’s ‘anti-Semitic’ comparison of Israel to ISIS
Jeremy Corbyn appears to compare supporters of Israel, ISIS at release of anti-Semitism report
Belgian court upholds kosher ritual slaughter rights
Another Israeli app wins a prize
Are Start-Up Nation’s ‘seven years of plenty’ coming to an end?
Democrats publish draft platform language on Middle East
Trump, Clinton respond to Turkey terror attack
Sanders appointee to 'Post': Democratic platform should include 'occupation,' right to boycott
Exclusive: For first time, Democrats to condemn BDS, recognize Palestinian right to self govern
Astrology for the week of June 1, 2016
Grapevine: Worthy cause
British Jews denounce neo-Nazi 'Miss Hitler' pageant
Viva Italia at Cafe Landwer!
Podcast: From Tel Aviv, a story of hope for Orlando
Briefing: 'King Bibi' pulls it together, again
Podcast: The mystery of Tel Aviv’s Jane Doe alleys
Briefing: Liberman, Trump and fascism
Employees send their boss on a special vacation
WATCH: Kittens are the best audience
WATCH: 6ft Balloon Bursts in Slow Motion
22 Photographs where time really stood still
A Jewish woman’s view
The Iran nuclear deal: One year on
Is BDS headed for defeat?
Striving for kedusha
Lerner in the Mirror
Setting the record straight
Bye bye banks
Veterans: A colorful life
Books: Evil innate
Books: Forever changed by tragedy
Hot off the Arab press
The law and the reality
Guess what? Jerusalem has a beer garden
This week in Jerusalem
F.I.G., the permaculture center
Better late than never
A rose is a rose is a rose
Klezmer all around
‘חָרִיש’, עִיר חֲדָשָה בְּיִשְׂרָאֵל
אוֹנִיוֹת מַשָׂא עֲנָקִיוֹת
מֵהֶזְנֵק טֶכְנוֹלוֹגִי לְזִינוּק כַּלְכָּלִי
הַתָנָ"ך שֶל אִימָא
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Raising Arrows: Charity with a happy heart
StandWithUs disappointed with anti-Israel Presbyterian GA
ADL slams Presbyterian Church decision to explore 2-state solution alternatives
Lubavitcher Rebbe’s Courtyard Park Dedicated in Kfar Chabad
Spanish Village Connects with its Ancient Jewish Roots
Expo Forest Inaugurated in the Negev
The Scholarship is from Canada, the Foresters from Israel
The Family Landau De Vries Park, a Forest Park in the Desert
A Double Celebration of Shavuot and Metulla's 120th Anniversary
JNF South Africa Delegates Get in Touch with the Real Israel
Czech prime minister plants tree in Jerusalem grove of nations
Greek President Plants Olive Tree in Jerusalem Grove of Nations
Planning a Sustainable Future through Water Sensitive Cities
Burnt Trees and Charred Earth in Jerusalem’s Arazim Valley
Hugging a Tree? Beware of the Pine Processionary Caterpillar!
KKL-JNF holds its 6th Latin American Leadership Conference
Andrew Viterbi at a KKL-JNF Milan Gala Event
KKL-JNF and The Italian State Forestry Corps Sign a Memorandum
JNF USA & Alexander Muss High School in Israel
Both Receive Charity Navigator's Highest Rating
Peonies and Pineapples in the Negev Desert
An Interview with Israel Prize Winner Prof. Yossi Katz
Arava Open Day 2016
The Acacia Tree Stars in the Arava Ecosystem
Is a Jewish safe haven possible in the Diaspora; is America the “exception”?
Potentially Misleading Statistics on Global Terrorism
Still Looking for Israel at Harvard
What happens next?
“We at BGU are excited and looking forward to tightening our collaboration with MIT faculty and students.”
By NIV ELIS
Researchers from Ben-Gurion University and the University of Haifa found that simple computer training can alter the brain's sensitivity to certain images.
By JUDY SIEGEL-ITZKOVICH
Ben-Gurion University presents award to health and science editor
By LIDAR GRAVÉ-LAZI
The Beersheba team is the first-ever Israeli Team to become iGEM finalists competing against 259 groups from around the world.
Researchers develop personality profiling technique using computer analysis of traits appearing in writing that identifies potential shooters of pupils.
Since 1979, Ben-Gurion University has given honorary doctorates to more than 300 Israelis and foreigners in a wide variety of fields.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Beersheba campus installs solar charging stations for mobile devices as part of Green Campus initiative.
By SHARON UDASIN
The social media provide opportunities and possibilities to interact and engage with people during emergencies by disseminating relevant information and gathering posted information.
A researcher at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev found similarities between leukemia and HIV, the virus that causes AIDS.
BGU scientists put the same atomic ‘clock’ in two places at the same time.
BGU researchers, whose article makes the cover of venerable British scientific journal -- communicate with Inca-style knots.
A study of a number of online forums says seniors were heading online to bring up issues that they cannot talk about or that their doctors ignore.
The contestants have just three minutes to discuss before a panel of judges in a unique and interesting way their favorite subject in science, technology, engineering, mathematics or medicine.
Canadian jurist Prof. Irwin Cotler among six recipients of BGU honorary doctoral degrees.
By STEVE LINDE
Delegation of some 200 students from dozens of academic institutions to meet PA president in Ramallah next week.
By DANIELLE ZIRI
Rather than simply digging holes in the ground, scorpions prepare sophisticated burrows, which the researchers believe are purposefully designed to meet the animals’ physiological needs.
A large-scale program for the production of the next generation of atomic clocks will be run by BGU scientists.
At BGU there are an estimated 350 female Beduin students, as well as 150 men from that community.
By LINDA GRADSTEIN/THE MEDIA LINE
New project promoting community preparedness and response for emergencies launched by Ben-Gurion University to create(CERTs).
Researches at Ben-Gurion University make discovery on tiny parasitic wasp.
Research in Harefuah, the journal of the Israel Medical Association, says BGU students more concerned with closing social gaps.
Discovery to make it possible for possible carriers of disease that causes epilepsy, severe mental retardation to be tested.
Announcement made on 30th day after the passing of Dov Lautman, the dedicated industrialist and education promoter who died of ALS.
Report implicating Finance, Health ministries appears to have been buried.
Bar-Ilan president says he already has agreements with northern hospitals to provide clinical teaching facilities to medical students in Safed.
BY JUDY SIEGEL-ITZKOVICH
Dr. Diane Evans speaks to the 'Post' after lecture Ben-Gurion University.
By EHUD ZION WALDOKS
By HANNAH FISHER
Even though he no longer has an official position, Peres has not retired but has entered into a new venture to facilitate business opportunities between Israelis and Arabs.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
The legacy gift is believed to the largest donation to an Israeli institution in the history of the state, the university said.
BGU: Unaware of pledge by businessman to donate any sum
The ranking was a decrease from 11 in 2015.
Last month, six members of the Council for Higher Education announced their resignation in the wake of a growing rift between members of academia and Bennett.
Over 700 students from all over Europe participated in the debating competition where the Israeli team was declared the ESL champions.
By HAYAH GOLDLIST-EICHLER
A hackathon is an event where programmers, developers, and designers work intensively on projects, often with the goal of solving specific problems.
By BEN HARTMAN
Ben-Gurion University president Prof. Rivka Carmi takes the title this year.
British queen awards Ben-Gurion University president.
Those who tend to cheat or tell falsehoods prefer to do so only to the extent that they can justify their transgressions.
Researchers have shown that the way fish perform visual searches resembles the way humans do and provides an important insight in to the way the visual system works.
Discovery bears potential to serve as a target for novel therapeutic intervention to treat not only ALS.
Initiative hailed by local leaders as revolutionary boost for development of the Negev.
Ahituv is a past head of the bible, archeology and ancient near eastern studies department and was the founder of the BGU Press.
By Lidar Gravé-Lazi
New visitors center cost “hundreds of thousands of euros.”
By EITAN AROM
Findings "offer definitive answers" regarding scientific controversies about brain anatomy in autism research.
“Current experimental vaccines will likely enter the market at a time that the current epidemic is in the process of burning out,” the researcher predicted.
The goal is to create a center for researchers and students to conduct research using state-of-the-art equipment.
Defense Ministry awards tender to Soreq Nuclear Research Center and Ben-Gurion University to set up center.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN
Israeli institutions of higher education increase rank on 2014/2015 QS World University Rankings.
By LIDAR GRAVE-LAZI
The Beersheba institution of higher learning was recognized as being one of the 100 leading universities in the world for the number of applied US patents.
39 percent of respondents said the Bayit Yehudi leader best represents views of the Right versus 28 percent who selected Netanyahu.
By Gil Stern Stern HOFFMAN
The Vietnamese nurses were most grateful for learning about using anatomical simulators for teaching nursing.
The capital of the Negev aims to become a major player in the global cyber industry
By AVIVA GAT
Israel’s Ministry of the Economy has approved a large-scale program in which the next generation of Israel's atomic Clocks will be designed at BGU.
By ADAM GONN
University's Israel Society called off talk "for fear of being portrayed as a mouthpiece of Islamophobia."
BY JONNY PAUL
Richard Isralowitz, 66 From Cleveland, Ohio, to Beersheba, 1982.
By ABIGAIL KLEIN LEICHMAN
A round up of news from around the nation.
By COMPILED BY JULIE STEIGERWALD
BGU and MIT researchers are improving education via students’ online posts.
By RUTH JUDAH
Ben-Gurion University students at the forefront of Israel’s oil exploration program.
News briefs from around the nation.
By TAMARA ZIEVE
A roundup of local news stories.
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British-born Prof. David Newman was honored by Her Majesty the Queen; BGU president Rivka Carmi was awarded an honorary doctorate by Dalhousie University in Halifax, Nova Scotia.
US secretary of state says despite difficulties, both Abbas, PM set to work toward peace deal.
By REUTERS, KHALED ABU TOAMEH
US secretary of state meets with PA president in Bethlehem, vows Washington will not stop efforts to pursue peace; says despite difficulties, both Abbas, Netanyahu set to work toward accord.
Prof. Miriam Faust of the religious university's psychology department has published over 75 papers in international journals.
The Mandel Foundation's mission is to provide leadership education programs at universities and organizations around the world.
By VICTORIA KEZRA
B'nai Brith presents president with Lifetime Award of Merit; "Peres truly embodies the spirit of Ben-Gurion."
$10 million of gift from Ohio fund will go towards construction of a new building, an 'Institute for Social Leadership.'
It was presented to him at the GAA’s GOAL conference in Paris on Tuesday.
He is being recognized for his contribution to higher education and academic relations between Israel and Britain.
Initiative comes after repeated complaints from public housing residents over disconnect between them and housing companies.
Israeli institutions and projects around the country have benefited from the extraordinary generosity of individual donors and community foundations.
Many Israelis view Breaking the Silence as a litmus test for patriotism or treason. But what is the phenomenon of “breaking the silence”?
By OFER SHIFF AND HANNA YABLONKA
BGU is actively supporting an organization that defames the State of Israel and bolsters the boycott movement.
By EYTAN MEIR
It is one thing to use a bully pulpit such as a newspaper column to hold forth on one’s favorite issues, but quite another to use it to harangue and besmirch people one happens to dislike.
By MICHAEL GROSS
BDS supporters don’t care that universities in Israel are the one place where Palestinians and Israelis continue to work together.
By RIVKA CARMI
Unlike the country’s other universities, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev has experienced a much harder time.
By DAVID NEWMAN
Those responsible for daily lighting ceremony at BGU refused to allow women students or faculty to take part, causing controversy.
Those attempting to develop the Negev live under the shackles of ‘managed development,’ being at the mercy of government inspectors, regulators, commissions, committees, clerks and commissars.
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN
Im Tirtzu should undertake some serious soul searching following the court ruling and rethink the damage it is causing to Israeli society.
Clearly, this is the future: Knowledge- based technologies using need inspired basic research.
While many people aspire to be elected to Beersheba’s city council, few of the candidates running in this election are as suited for the position as Ortal Shmueli.
By RACHEL AVRAHAM