Families Archives - My Jewish Detroit

July 1, 2019

We Need to Talk . . . and Listen, Too

Federation Launches Podcast as Latest Channel of Communication in Youth Mental Health Program

Randy Gawel
November 1, 2018

Welcoming Randy Gawel

What’s in a title? For Randy Gawel - new Director of General Studies at Frankel Jewish Academy (FJA) - it was not the office, but the community of the school with all its opportunities open to students that influenced him to join the staff this year. It was a decision not easily made after eight fulfilling years as Principal of Berkley High School. But Randy and his wife, Leah, both Frankel parents themselves, can attest that his move to FJA was the right step in an academic career where he has always thrived; a natural leader, a gifted educator, warm and welcoming to all, and ever focused on the well-being of students.

Frank Bruni
November 1, 2018

Frank Talk: Where You Go Is Not Who You’ll Be

Take-Aways from a Talk on the College Admissions Mania with New York Times Columnist Frank Bruni

Erin Steibel
July 1, 2018

A Professional Friend and Confidant 

What does Erin Stiebel do? More like, what doesn’t she do? You’re looking at a Partners Detroit Young Professionals Educator, NEXTGen Detroit Board member, Director of NCSY’s GIVE, Great BIG Challah Bake MC, Wexner Graduate Fellow, matchmaker, one of the Jewish News’ 36 Under 36 and mom to three under five. Phew, we’re exhausted just reading that.

Israel @ 70
July 1, 2018

Celebrating Israel@70

Jewish Detroit's Lovefest on the Riverfront

July 1, 2018

“The One Thing I Wish . . .”

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