Past Events

Northeastern Holocaust Commemoration


“The Closed Town: Poetry from Terezin” Elijah Botkin: Gideon Klein Scholar “Jews in the Catskills During and After the Holocaust” Phil Brown: University Distinguished Professor of Sociology and Health Sciences College of Social Sciences and Humanities RSVP is required here:

Film Screening: “Little White Lie”


Northeastern University and the Jewish Women’s Archive co-sponsor Lacey Schwartz’s fascinating documentary about race, identity, and family narratives at the Boston Jewish Film Festival.

Meet the Author: Sarah Wildman


Join Sarah Wildman for a discussion of her book Paper Love: Searching for the Girl My Grandfather Left Behind. Wildman writes of discovering her grandfather’s letters to woman named Valy in WWII Vienna, the woman her grandmother referred to as his true love. Fascinated by Valy and her story Wildman takes off to discover what happened to Valy and reexamines a story she was told all her life.



A Lecture by Alex Cicelsky Director of Research & Development Center for Creative Ecology Kibbutz Lotan

Dialogue to Israel Info Session!


Please join us for an information session with Prof. Lori Lefkovitz and former students to learn more about the Dialogue of Civilizations program to Israel in Summer II 2015!