Conferences and Events

Jonathan Krasner presenting at a conferenceMCSJE offers a robust schedule of events throughout the year. Some of these are opportunities to share research findings, pursue scholarly investigations, and promote the scholarship of others to a broad public audience. Other events bring together scholars, practitioners, and policy makers to advance thinking, generate new questions and, in some cases, generate new work for future publication.

All public events are free but pre-registration is required. Click on the titles below to find out more or register for upcoming events, or watch videos from past events.

Upcoming Events


May 2, 2024, 1 - 2:15pm ET via Zoom

Regular Events

An initiative to strengthen the community of Boston Jewish education professionals.

A monthly seminar for members to explore the culture, education, politics, art, literature, history and sociology of contemporary Jews and Judaism. It is open to Brandeis faculty, researchers, doctoral candidates, and staff, and convened by a partnership of campus units with an interest in contemporary Jewish life.