UN rights expert accuses Israel of excessive force against Palestinians
'What do you want from me?' Abbas explains why, despite everything, he wants peace
Israeli-Arab dentist sentenced for funneling money to Hamas
Balad MK says terrorists didn’t commit a crime, are victims of ‘occupation’
WIZO UK Commitment Awards brings six social activists to Israel
Alleged Beyonce Israel performance rumors spin on social media
French, Israeli ambassadors quarrel in Twitter battle
Comfortable first-leg conquests for Mac TA, Bnei Sakhnin
After Labor rules out Palestinian state in the short term, Netanyahu says: 'Good morning, Herzog'
Bill to institute 'Aliya Day' passes early vote
Debate on bill to boot terror-supporting MKs devolves into chaos
Israel creating first ever sculpture in outer space
The world accordion to Uri
Dazzling divas from Down Under
Yellow-and-blue bounced from Eurocup
Eurocup campaign on the line for Mac TA vs Nizhny
Beersheba bursts out in State Cup quarters
Spanish cartoon shows Israeli soldiers molesting Jesus, urinating on Palestinians
Auschwitz guard, 94, stands trial in Germany
Reform communities set to boycott Israeli minister as war of words escalates
Jordan rejects extradition of suspects in 1982 Paris Jewish attack
WATCH: New ISIS video shows child solider blowing up four alleged spies
Jordanian MP threatens to topple government over Israeli gas import
Report: Death toll in 5-year Syrian civil war is 470,000
Emerging split within Hamas' military wing following member's execution
Israel says 'always watching' Iran’s missile developments following announcement of missile upgrade
Senior Iranian military official: US is subordinate to Iran in Middle East
'Iran to upgrade ballistic missiles, get Russian S-300 defense system soon'
Hezbollah captives in Syria condemn the organization's involvement in Syria's civil war
Saudi Arabia prepared for ground war in Syria, military spokesman says
'Briton who became ISIS beheader traveled to Gaza with Galloway convoy'
To silence propaganda, Iraq seeks to take ISIS offline
Einstein's gravitational waves detected in scientific milestone
'Unique' Israeli bandage: The more you bleed, the quicker it works
Tel Aviv-based antifraud company Riskified raises $25 million
E-waste recycling surpasses 2015 target
High-risk groups should be screened for hepatitis C and treated, Knesset told
Israel signs stem cell research agreement with California Institute
Study urges at-home voting
Green activists: Haifa pollution plan 'is like giving giving a bandaid to a cancer patient'
Agriculture Ministry calls to further restrict trawl fishing
Weather Roundup: Cold and rainy in an unusually dry winter
Change diapers, breastfeed baby, start a business
TECH TALK: Intel Israel is constantly expanding
Bret Stephens: The next US president may not be pro-Israel
Analysis: New Hampshire - Revolution against status quo under way
Sanders may play down Judaism, but he played big role in Hannukah case
Israeli politicians feel kinship with Democratic insurgent Sanders
Parshat Truma: My house and His house
This Week in 60 Seconds: Running from Palestinian terror
Podcast: The two-state solution on life support
Jordanian restaurant puts camel burgers on menu
Podcast: How Israel would vote in the New Hampshire primary
Podcast: Behind the scenes of Israel’s Super Bowl ad
Podcast: Does the Western Wall plan signal the end of the haredi monopoly?
Going the distance: contact vs motivation
Here and There: The chosen people
Police and Thieves: A familiar tragedy
On securing Jerusalem
Blowing every which way, at the Red Sea Jazz Festival
Mark Twain – a guest at the Virginia Pavilion
The soldier in the Mukhabarat
God’s presence is you!
Fifteen characters in search of a better author
The perfect mystery
Playing with conditionals
Seeking baseball talent in Uganda
Holland’s forgotten Jews
Keeping the moneyball in her court
Monday mingling in Jerusalem – at Shaon Horef
This week in Jerusalem
Speaking with Yeshiva University's Richard Joel
Yeshiva University tackles the modern questions
In Beit Shemesh, more than just a children’s library
Made in Israel: The little sensor that could
Technology: Opening doors for seniors
A groovy cut in time
מִשִירֵי רָחֵל: רַק עַל עַצְמִי
יַלְדֵי בֵּית הָעֵץ
פִּיסוּל: כָּאן, עַכְשָיו וְהַנֶצַח
Say-Way כָּך אוֹמְרִים בְּאַנְגְלִית
Pro-BDS Presbyterian church set to lose 400,000 members
The Grace of God
German pastor Dietrich Bonhoeffer and his fight against the Nazis
US Professor who said Christians, Muslims worship same God to leave school
My Endorsements for 2016
Race and ethnicity, there and here
New York, Nu York: Another Happy New Year
Tree Planting Celebration in Biriya Forest
Israeli and Diaspora Youth Bond over Trees in Maale Michmash
Planting Trees in Memory of the Carmel Disaster Victims
90 Year-old Giuditta Matalon Embraces the Children of Israel
Shimi Rouimi Garden Dedicated in Ofakim
The New Shoham Forest Bike Trail
Papua New Guinea Pilgrims Plant Olive Trees in the Galilee
Senior Chinese Foresters Visit Israel
Prime Minister of Albania Plants 80th Tree in Grove of Nations in Jerusalem
President of Ukraine Plants Olive Tree at Grove of Nations in Jerusalem
Solar Panels Installed on KKL-JNF Offices' Roof in Jerusalem
23rd Beekeepers Conference Salutes KKL-JNF Professionals
Five Years after the Fire, the Carmel is Green Again
Green Leadership Classroom for Rehovot's Hadarim School
Olive Tree Planted in Rome for Holocaust Remembrance Day
105-Year-Old WWII Hero Honored at KKL Italy Event in Rome
Arava Open Day 2016
The Acacia Tree Stars in the Arava Ecosystem
Renewable Energies for the Future in the Arava
LDA Conference: Science and Technology for Forests
02.11.2016 | 2 Adar I, 5776
“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.
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
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 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
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.
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