05.30.2016 | 22 Iyar, 5776
Hezbollah deputy: No war this summer 'unless Israel chooses'
Hebron shooter's lawyers: Bring terrorist's body back to Israel
Israeli flag stirs up controversy in Arab beach soccer tournament in Egypt
Security forces arrest Hamas cell for April bus bombing in Jerusalem
IDF to institute changes in placing slain soldiers’ siblings in combat units
Coalition crisis over as Netanyahu and Bennett reach compromise
Fighting for Israel on another front Reservists on Duty group counters BDS
Bill tries to improve food at afternoon childcare programs
Slovakia, Lithuania open pro- Israel parliamentary caucuses
Republicans join Democrats in anger at AIPAC
Standing the test of time
Birthright LGBT group departs to Israel, attend pride parade
Film on Eritrean killed when mistaken for terrorist wins at Docaviv festival
Hapoel TA forces Game 5 against Jerusalem
Israeli gymnast wins bronze medal at European championships
J’lem aims to finish off Hapoel in Game 4 in Tel Aviv
Mac TA, Eilat into Final Four; Jerusalem closing in
May 29: Free speech for BDS...
Tennis-playing part of a long Israeli tradition
Is an informed discourse still possible in Israel today?
Want to defeat BDS? You need an army
Iran; Pilgrims will not attend haj in Mecca blaming Saudi 'Sabotage'
WATCH: German MP gets pied in the face due to stance on Syrian refugees
Khameini warns new Iranian parliament against Western 'schemes'
Forbidden felines: Saudi cleric declares selfies with cats 'un-Islamic'
US pro-gun lobby to 'Ayatollahs of Iran': You haven't met alligator wrestlers, cowboys of America
Senior Iranian official: Secret, second wife of Iran's FM 'spied for the West'
ISIS plans to ignite ethnic war in Fallujah upon leaving the city, document allegedly reveals
Analysis: Islamic State may be down, but it's far from out
US prosecutors move to unseal case of Ivy League student who defected from ISIS
Australia holds five suspected of plotting sailing trip to join ISIS
CDU minister: Put Jewish member on looted art panel
'French Jews experiencing worst situation since 1945'
Labour readmits activist suspended for blaming slave trade on Jews
LA gala raises funds for IAF foundation
BGU researchers: Staring, not crowding, most bothers obese air travelers
Leviathan signs $3b. deal to power planned electric plant in Be’er Tuviya
Country ‘lags behind’ in fighting smoking, says prevention council
As layoffs loom, Intel doubles down on Israeli fintech
New worlds: Simulation on microchip offers insight into dynamics of cellular function
Without research, there is no medicine
‘Smart park’ coming to capital’s Sacher Park
Analysis stage begins at latest Golan drilling site
Green tech at the forefront of talks on US-Israel collaboration
Digitized Talmud and mobile app to be launched
'Smart car' tech to get boost from US-Israel collaboration
Tech Talk: Student hackathons are the new rage
Tech Talk: CES Asia 2016
NY Times editor calls out Trump for ignoring supporters’ anti-Semitic tweets
Who needs Hillary? Trump, Sanders mull televised debate
Sanders' pro-Palestine backers could spark uproar at Dem convention
Jewish leaders push to get two-state solution proposal on next president's desk
Captain America revealed as a secret Nazi in new comic
The personal account of a Canadian lawyer hiking the Israel National Trail
Grapevine: Loving the city
Star Catcher: Astrology for the week of May 27, 2016
Podcast: The mystery of Tel Aviv’s Jane Doe alleys
Briefing: Liberman, Trump and fascism
Podcast: A stable Israeli government? Fat chance
Grapevine: Animal husbandry
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
'In the navy'
On the 50th anniversary of Agnon’s Nobel Prize
Books: Blood diamonds
The forgotten casualties
The good news and the bad
Homage to Anne
Necessary Stories: The plowman meets the reaper
Artist of patterns
Veterans: Reaching one’s full potential
Books: Unlikely characters
Books: Totally certifiable
Books: Beauty and boredom of war
An African night in Jerusalem
In your footsteps, Orwell
This week in Jerusalem
Always look on the bright side of yourself
The long and winding road
From chaos to creation
An oddly individual thing – handwriting
Agriculture is having a (vertical) field day
אַלְמָז פּוֹסַעַת בִּשְבִילֵי יַלְדוּתָה
סְטֶנְד-אַפּ שֶל רוֹתֶם אַבּוּהָב
The Christian Edition- one month free subscription
Christian leaders seek insight into Israeli-Palestinian conflict
Protectors of the Holy Land
Digging with the Bible
Green Journey – Cycling on the Trails of the Living
Remembering Isaac Ochberg
Czech prime minister plants tree in Jerusalem grove of nations
Dado Scenic Lookout Dedicated on Israel's Northern Border
Golani Soldiers Clean up the Forests of Northern Israel
Greek President Plants Olive Tree in Jerusalem Grove of Nations
Italian Environment Minister Discovers Negev Agriculture
Kenyan President Plants an Olive Tree in Jerusalem
Hugging a Tree? Beware of the Pine Processionary Caterpillar!
UN World Water Day 2016: Better Water, Better Jobs
International Forest Day 2016: Saying Thank You to the Trees
US Forestry Service Shares Remote Sensing Tech with Israel
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
First-Ever Birthright Israel Trip for Jewish Law Enforcement Announced
90 Year-old Giuditta Matalon Embraces the Children of Israel
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
WWII Japanese First Suicide Bombers; Atomic Bomb in Context
Do Not Leave Our Fate To Others!.......
Two States for Me, None For You
The Gender Crisis
“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
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.
By COMPILED BY TAMARA ZIEVE
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.
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