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BGU Making a Difference
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Israel's Remarkable Reforestation
January 15, 2014
J Weekly -- BGU Prof. Alon Tal's new book describes the political, national and environmental implications of the greening of Israel from 1918 to present day. more »
Protesting Anti-Israel Resolution
January 12, 2014
JNS News Service -- BGU's Prof. Emeritus Ilan Troen represented Israeli academics on a panel opposing an Israel boycott resolution at the annual convention of the Modern Language Association. more »
Mourning Man's Best Friend
January 7, 2014
The Wall Street Journal -- A BGU study finds that euthanizing a pet dog triggers intense grief reactions similar to those experienced after the loss of a friend or family member. more »
Israeli Academics Brace for More Boycotts
December 26, 2013
The New York Jewish Week -- BGU President Prof. Rivka Carmi is concerned that the recent boycott of Israeli academic institutions by the American Studies Association may be a "tipping point" for the boycott, divestment, and sanctions (BDS) movement. more »