Past Events

The 23rd Annual Robert Salomon Morton Lecture: Intergenerational Effects of Genocide: A Survivor’s Daughter Reflects, by Helen Epstein


Helen Epstein is Author of Children of the Holocaust and Where She Came From: A Daughters Search for Her Mother’s History. The following article about the event appeared in “News@Northeastern.” Author and aca­d­emic Helen Epstein dis­cussed the inter-​​generational effects of geno­cide on Monday evening at North­eastern Uni­ver­sity, deliv­ering the 23rd Annual Robert Salomon Morton Memo­rial Lec­ture to stu­dents,…
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Boston Jewish Food Conference


Ganei Beantown: Beantown Jewish Gardens presents the 4th annual Boston Jewish Food Conference on March 8th from 1:00-7:00pm at Congregation Kehillath Israel…
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“Two Decades of Reporting from Israel on the Conflict” by Linda Gradstein


Linda Gradstein is the Mideast Bureau Chief of The Media Line, an American news service specializing in coverage of the Middle East. An award-winning journalist, fluent in Hebrew and Arabic, Gradstein was Israel correspondent for NPR News from 1990-2009.   Reporting for PRI’s The World, AOL News and Slate, Gradstein has covered important events in Israel, the West…
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“BESA: The Promise” Movie Screening


“More than seven years in the making, Besa: The Promise presents a powerful human drama compounded by a devastating twist. It is a story that that bridges generations and religions … uniting fathers and sons … Muslims and Jews”

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: