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Dysfunctional Discourse

February 15, 2017

By Spertus CEO Dr. Hal M. Lewis for eJewish Philanthropy — Leaders who seek commonwealth between religions would do well to consider why similar respect is often missing from our own community conversations. 

Call For Entries

February 7, 2017

Do you have a story about Israel? We want to hear it! Apply by March 6 to be part of a live presentation of original stories of personal experiences from and of Israel. 

Sunday Cinema: Five Films in Four Weeks About Jewish Journeys

January 18, 2017

For the second winter in a row, Spertus Institute presents Sunday Cinema, a mini Jewish Film Festival that takes place over four Sundays, January 29–February 19.

Jewish Literacy for Jewish Professionals

January 2, 2017

By Spertus Director of Enrollment Management Anita Silvert for eJewish Philanthropy — Cultural literacy is vital to feeling part of a group, part of a community. 

Voices of Wisdom exhibit in the Ground Level Arts Lab

December 12, 2016

With a crowd of artists and admirers in attendance, Spertus Institute opened the doors to its new 1,600-square-foot programmatic space for Jewish art, artists, and the community.

Executive Excellence

August 11, 2016

Participants in the Executive MA in Jewish Professional Studies are studying with experts from around the world who understand both the theory and practice of leading in today’s highly complex Jewish world.

Student Profile: Ellie Gettinger

March 1, 2017

Milwaukee Museum Educator Never Stops Learning — Ellie Gettinger, Education Director of the Jewish Museum Milwaukee, is a student in a graduate program designed specifically for those who work for Jewish organizations.

Love of Jewish Summer Camp Inspires a Community-Building Career

March 1, 2017

Toni Davison Levenberg, Director of the Steve and Shari Sadek Family Camp Interlaken JCC, is a student in a graduate program designed specifically for those who work for Jewish organizations.

Student Profile: Carly Greenspan

February 1, 2017

Carly Greenspan raves that Spertus Institute’s Masters of Arts in Jewish Professional Studies program has opened her eyes to an understanding of the Jewish professional world, a world where she now sees her career path.

In the Interest of Conflicts

January 3, 2017

By Spertus President & CEO Dr. Hal M. Lewis for eJewish Philanthropy: For those seeking to be the best leaders we can be — in businesses, communal, and religious organizations — partisan bloviation obfuscates the larger point.