Support groundbreaking research, scholarships and community outreach.
Find out first how BGU is making an impact. Sign up for our CABGU Newsletter.
||BGU #1 Choice of Israeli University Students
Alumni are encouraged to join the Alumni Association
Video of the Month
Negev Stories: Cyber Solutions
May 8, 2015
Moments of Resistance In Israel
Prof. Lev Grinberg, a sociologist at BGU, gives a fresh analysis of power relations between the political hegemony and the people, exploring seven instances in the history of Israel. Read more.
May 7, 2015
BGU Receives Grant for Robotics to Assist Elderly
BGU researchers received a grant for a project to advance assistive robotics that will help the elderly complete everyday tasks. Read more.
May 5, 2015
BGU Research Could Determine Football Safety
A new diagnostic developed at BGU explained in this excerpt from Newsweek could change the face of football safety. Read more.
April 30, 2015
BGU's App Knows All, Tells All on Driver Behavior
The app, created at BGU's Department of Information Systems Engineering, has the potential to be the ultimate "spy app" for police and insurance companies. Read more.
April 30, 2015
Creating Water Sensitive Cities in Israel
BGU researchers are joining with colleagues from three other universities to develop a new program. Read more.
April 28, 2015
BGU Research May Change Athletics
It is a well-known fact that major tackles in football are likely to cause brain damage, but what about the mild concussions that football players experience as a result of less significant hits? Read more.
April 28, 2015
Spitzer Department of Social Work Faculty Members to Respond to Trauma and Stress among Visiting Group of Nepalese in the Arava
In the Arava, nearly 200 Nepalese are struggling to cope with the aftermath of the massive earthquake that struck Nepal. Read more.
Vancouver - April 30th & May 1st, 2015
Empowering Bedouin Women in Israel
CABGU BC is proud to welcome Dr. Rania Okby to Metro Vancouver on April 30th and May 1st.
You are invited to join us at a special forum at the University of British Columbia that will be chaired by Professors Adele Diamond and July Illes on advancing women in academia. Dr. Okby will share her remarkable story of becoming Israel's first Bedouin female physician.
Winnipeg - Sunday, March 29th, 2015
Brain Matters: A Panel discussion about Concussions, Brain Injury, Epilepsy, Alzheimer and Parkinson’s, Organized by CABGU
On Sunday, March 29th, approximately 250 people filled the auditorium at Shaarey Zedek Synagogue as CABGU Manitoba Region presented “Brain Matters,” a fascinating panel discussion with renowned experts about brain injuries, diseases and disorders such as epilepsy, Alzheimers and autism and their early detection and possible prevention. By all accounts it was a world-class discussion and a wonderful opportunity for people to gain awareness about these issues and also to ask the experts many questions.
Montreal - Tuesday, May 26, 2015
Ben-Gurion Gala Dinner for Development of Desalination Methods for the World
CABGU Quebec is proud to announce the 2015 Gala Dinner - Please join us on May 26 for a fascinating evening honouring two exceptional members of Montreal's business community, Martin Thibodeau and Gerry Apostolatos, and featuring Lt-Gen., The Hon. Roméo Dallaire (ret'd) as Keynote Speaker.
Beer-Sheva, Israel - Sunday, May 10 to Thursday, May 14, 2015
Join CABGU in Israel for Ben-Gurion University's annual open house and participate in a variety of engaging programs, tours, receptions, food, fun, and community. This event takes place Sunday, May 10 to Thursday, May 14, 2015 and is open to all of BGU's friends from around the world.
The main program begins on May 10, 2015 in Beer-Sheva with a welcome dinner at approximately 6:30 p.m. hosted by BGU President Prof. Rivka Carmi, M.D.