Northeastern University Hillel is the center of Jewish life on campus. Jews, and non-Jews, of every background and denomination are always welcome to participate in the wide array of events and activities that the Hillel staff puts together.
The Vilna Shul, see above in Museums and Memorials.
The New England Holocaust Memorial, see above in Museums and Memorials.
Jewish Boston is the perfect way to be update with the Jewish community happenings in the Greater Boston area. There are all sorts of events ranging from film screenings to speakers, including Rabbis, veterans of the Israeli army, and Jewish authors and comedians.
ShalomBoston is another wonderful resources for and about the Jewish community in the Boston area. This site focuses on education as well as events about religion, Kosher food, and Israel, and also includes forum for discussions.
A special feature of the Jewish Studies program is the cooperative relationship between NEU and Hebrew College. This allows for tuition-free cross-registration and concurrent library privileges at both institutions. Located in nearby Newton, MA, Hebrew College provides outstanding undergraduate and graduate training in Jewish Studies and Jewish Education. A supportive learning environment complements academic rigor where subjects are taught without ideological bias, and questioning and debate are encouraged in the mode of classical Jewish inquiry.
The Holocaust Awareness Committee at Northeastern University annually and publicly remembers the Holocaust, not only as historical fact and as a memorial to its million of victims, but also as a warning. Programs are presented bearing witness to the Holocaust and exploring issues arising out of the War of Extermination against Jews and other groups targeted by the Nazis, as well as applying lessons learned from the Holocaust to contemporary issues.
Facing History is a Boston-based non-profit organization that focuses on education as the key to combat bigotry, hate, and genocide, and to promote democracy. The resource book Facing History and Ourselves: Holocaust and Human Behavior is the center for the organization, which explores the consequences of hatred. Students all over the world learn to recognize bigotry and indifference through learning about the Holocaust and other genocides.