Events

The Elie Wiesel Center for Jewish Studies hosts a large number of diverse events throughout the year at no cost to attendees. Our events include lecture series, conferences, art galleries, film screenings, plays, and receptions, which draw audiences made up of students, faculty, and the greater Boston community.

Upcoming Events

We hold a wide variety of events all throughout the year. We would love to see you at our next one!

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Film Series

The Middle Eastern Film Series consisted of four films that explored topics ranging from experiences in the Arab Spring to coming of age in a Palestinian boarding school.

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A Day of Learning

Please join us for a series of events centered around Elie Wiesel’s writings and legacies; come hear invited speakers, musical tributes, and reminiscences from students and colleagues.

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Holocaust and Genocide Studies Launch

In celebration of the launch of the Holocaust and Genocide Studies Minor, the Elie Wiesel Center for Jewish Studies screened the film Denial.

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Annual Lecture Series

The Elie Wiesel Center offers annual lectures for the BU community and the wider Boston area public.

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Past Events

Find out more through video
and written summaries about the plethora of past events we have held.

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Special events

Special events include conversations with Elie Wiesel and other special guests who have spoken at the Elie Wiesel Center for Jewish Studies.

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Jewish Cultural Endowment

Supports Jewish cultural programs across BU, sponsoring lectures, conferences, literary events, curricular enhancement, and artistic performances and exhibitions.

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