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Why Israel refused S. African Education Minister Blade Nzimande

Nzimande deserves Israel's refusal to give him a visa, and anyway, his mind is already made up. Ben Levitas, 4/28/2015, 7:57 AM

PA Jihadi Imam to Speak at Ben Gurion University

Mahmoud Al-Habbash expressed support for 'every action and every deed' after two Israelis had been murdered in Jerusalem, finds PMW.Arutz Sheva, 11/30/2014, 10:23 PM

BGU Denies Political Persecution of Student

Student claims he was kicked out of class because of his views - university says it was all about his laptop.Gil Ronen, 11/27/2014, 4:58 PM

Netanyahu Opens CyberTech 2014 Conference

Netanyahu announces cyber defense facility in Be'er Sheva. IBM senior vice president reveals cooperation with Ben Gurion University.Ari Yashar, 1/28/2014, 7:27 PM

Rabbi Denies Allegations of Gender Discrimination

Channel 10 report earlier in December claimed Ben-Gurion University rabbi prevented women from lighting. Rabbi: claims are false.Uzi Baruch, Tova Dvorin, 12/20/2013, 8:53 AM

US Academic Group Votes to Boycott Israel

Members of the American Studies Association (ASA), on Monday voted to approve an academic boycott against Israel.David Lev, 12/16/2013, 10:10 PM

Study: Gaza Rockets Worse for Bedouin Kids

Bedouin youth were more psychologically distressed than Jewish youth by the rocket fire during Operation Pillar of Defense, a study showsDavid Lev, 1/3/2013, 12:42 PM

‘Waze’ Can Help Police at Traffic Trouble Spots

Ben Gurion U. researchers have analyzed “Waze" app data to highlight traffic trouble spots, where police can be deployed more effectively.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 12/30/2012, 12:15 PM

UK Ambassador Gould Slams Boycotters of Israel

Speaking at Ben-Gurion University, British Ambassador to Israel Matthew Gould denounced those who boycott IsraelDavid Lev, 12/27/2012, 5:04 PM

Less Trust than Ever Among Israelis in Gov't

Whatever little trust Israelis had in the Knesset and the politicians that populate it is quickly dissipating. David Lev, 11/4/2012, 10:26 PM

Shut Down Ben Gurion U. Politics Department

Israel's Council of Higher Education called to close the Politics Dept. at Ben Gurion University. It has not been closed, but this writer feels strongly that it should be.Prof. Steven Plaut, 9/19/2012, 9:30 AM

$1 Million Gift to ‘Go into Outer Space’

An anonymous $1 million gift to Ben Gurion University from a Florida couple will help scientists expand Israel’s space research.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 6/11/2012, 2:12 AM

MKs Feud over Ben Gurion U's Leftism

Education Committee debates report that criticizes BGU's ultra-leftist Political Science Department.Gil Ronen, 12/7/2011, 7:55 PM

Professor: Break Rightists Necks

A senior Ben Gurion U. professor urges people “break the necks of right-wing scoundrels,” but the university blocked protests on its website.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 6/12/2011, 1:04 PM

BGU Head on U Johannesburg

Interview: Professor Rivka Carmi, President of Ben Gurion University, responds to the decision by a South African university to cut ties with BGU.Elad Benari, 3/25/2011, 11:42 AM

BGU's Anti Israel Staff Exposed

In a Hebrew article entitled "A Lesson in Politics", well-known muckraking Israeli journalist takes on BGU coverup of its post- Zionist faculty. Kalman Leibskind, 1/11/2011, 1:39 PM

Meet the Israeli Spiderman-Robot

A group of robot engineers at the Ben Gurion University develops robots inspired by animals, but the latest robot is based on a super hero.Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 11/12/2010, 12:21 PM

Prize for Immigrant Researchers

Immigrants who have excelled in research at The University of Ben Gurion will receive government awards next Tuesday. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 10/27/2010, 9:05 AM

Generous Grant for Energy Work

First U.S.-Israeli Energy Independence Grant will focus on self-sustainable fuel cycles for regular-water nuclear reactors at Ben-Gurion Univ.Hillel Fendel, 8/22/2010, 10:44 AM

Zionist Group's Fight with BGU

The Zionist student group Im Tirtzu trades accusations of anti-Zionism, “McCarthyism” with Ben Gurion University.Maayana Miskin, 8/17/2010, 1:17 PM

Predicting Hypertension in Youth

In a major study, Ben Gurion University researchers identify risks of hypertension in young adults. Body mass at age 17 found to be a factor.INN Staff courtesty of Ben Gurion University, 7/28/2010, 10:49 AM

Prof Fired on Homosexuality

Ben Gurion University fires professor for stating his opinion on homosexuality. Lawsuit is threatened.Hillel Fendel, 7/5/2010, 6:21 PM