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Reaching the Youth of Israel's Periphery
August 26, 2011
The Forward -- BGU is bringing quality science education to the children of the Negev at the Ilan Ramon Youth Physics Center and a new $40 million science park to open in 2012. more »
Rockets in the South and Israeli-Egyptian Relations
August 24, 2011
The Jewish Week -- BGU Prof. Yoram Meital weighs in on Egypt, Hamas and a shaky cease-fire, as Beer-Sheva residents are forced to cope with rockets fired from Gaza. more »
BGU Study Helps Explain Decision Fatigue
August 22, 2011
The New York Times Magazine -- The very act of making decisions depletes our ability to make them well. more »
Bedouin Women Weavers Visit NYC
July 29, 2011
A group of Bedouin women from Lakiya Negev Weaving shared how their business is empowering their community. more »
Tracking the PCCA Gene in Sephardim
May 20, 2011
The NY Jewish Week -- BGU's Dr. Ohad Birk is working on a cure for an atrophy disease found in Jews of Iraqi and Moroccan descent. more »