Ishay Ribo Concert

Tuesday, February 27, 2024 in Harvard Sq
Join us for a musical evening of solidarity and soul

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Antisemitism at Harvard

Watch full video here

  • Screening of the October 7 atrocities presented by Gilad Erdan, Israel’s Ambassador to the United Nations.

    Watch program here


Shabbat with Chabad

Experience the sweetness of Shabbat with great cuisine, spirited conversation, and family warmth. 

Full schedule and RSVP here

Weekly Chinese Dinner

Dine with students from every niche of the Harvard campus over delicious Chinese dinner.

Every Tuesday from 6-7PM


Learning Opportunities

There are numerous weekly classes given at Chabad, topics ranging from Jewish ethics, morals, and philosophy, to text-based study whether on the weekly Torah Portion or an in-depth look at the Talmud.

Full class schedule here

Ensure a Jewish future for tomorrow’s leaders – Support at Harvard Chabad

We look forward to personally welcoming you at Harvard Chabad where you will find warmth, wisdom, and a good time at a home you can call your own!
— Rabbi Hirschy and Elkie Zarchi

Welcome to Harvard Chabad!

  • Weekly Shabbat Dinners

    Meet new friends from every niche of the Harvard campus and experience the sweetness of Shabbat in a warm, stimulating, and enjoyable atmosphere. See here

  • Chinese Dinner

    Dine with students from every niche of Harvard campus over delicious Chinese dinner. Tuesdays 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM 

In the news

  • Antisemitism at Harvard

    Rabbi Zarchi’s remarks at the Harvard Chabad Menorah Lighting on December 13, 2023

  • Boston Globe

    Marchers call to free hostages on 100th day of their captivity

  • JewishInsider

    Speaking to President Gay, Harvard Chabad rabbi blasts school’s handling of antisemitism

  • Commentary

    The Rabbi’s Lesson for Claudine Gay

  • The New York Times

    Feeling Alone and Estranged, Many Jews at Harvard Wonder What’s Next

  • Wall Street Journal

    Notable & Quotable: Harvard’s Menorah

  • Daily Wire

    ‘Harvard Does Not Have Our Back’: Rabbi Slams University At Hanukkah Event


Lunch @ HLS with Haviv Rettig Gur
Feb 27 @ 12:30 pm – 1:15 pm
Chinese Dinner
Feb 27 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Parsha Class
Feb 27 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Insightful and thought-provoking discussions on the weekly Torah portion. Drawing from the wisdom of the classical Biblical commentators and Chassidic Masters, this study group will focus on the modern application of the Torah’s teachings. Zoom in here

HLS Lunch and Learn
Feb 28 @ 12:15 pm – 1:15 pm
Grad Student Parsha at “the Bar”
Feb 29 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Go To Events Calendar

Jewish Life at Harvard

Shabbat 1000

Rabbi Hirschy Zarchi’s Full Remarks