Rise of the JE-dI

Rise of the “JEd-I”

What does it mean to support 21st Century Jewish education today? To address the question, Jewish Federation has established a new funding and allocation structure – called “JEd-I” (Jewish Education and Identity).

Rachel Klegon

Rachel Klegon: On Green Living Science

Some call it the Ghetto Louvre of Detroit. Reclaimed from an illegal dumping ground behind the former Lincoln plant on the edge of Midtown, the Lincoln Street Art and Sculpture Park is a must-see today. Make a vow to visit.

Gold Star Teachers

Gold Star Teachers

Meet Akiva’s Award Winning Teachers, Anna Greenfield and Sharon Ozrovitz

Noah Resnick

In Conversation with Noah Resnick

Multi-talented in both architecture and academia, Noah Resnick has found a niche in urban design.

Irene Schumer, Oldest Melton Grad

Lifelong Learner

Avid student of history, Irene Schumer, graduates from the Melton course with daughter, Sharon Schwartz.

Liraz Cohen and Eviatar BaksisLiraz Cohen and Eviatar Baksis

Masters of Diplomacy

Meet Eviatar Baksis, 28, and Liraz Cohen, 27, Israeli emissaries to Hillel and sweethearts winning hearts in Jewish Detroit. Hillel Fellows building community on campus. Partners with Federation, doing Israel proud.

Hillel Innovation Hub

Transforming Education

Hillel’s new Innovation Space is all about imaging — and reimaging things to build, problems to solve.