If you were to momentarily close your eyes at Freedom House Detroit and focus solely on the sounds around you, this is what you might hear – both booming and lighthearted laughter, a happy exchange of accented words, kitchen clattering of a meal soon to be shared, the frenzied little footsteps of children playing, and […]
Have you ever heard of Detroit’s Fitzgerald neighborhood?
If not, you will probably be hearing about it soon. It is a neighborhood that I had the privilege to get to know through our most recent Challenge project. Once known for its popular “Avenue of Fashion” and for housing both the University of Detroit Mercy and Marygrove […]
“Head-tilt moments” – It’s a phrase that my roommate and fellow Challenge fellow, Claire Antrassian, mentioned towards the beginning of our Challenge Detroit experience, and it is something that has stuck with me as a frame of reference for these past few months. You can think of these head-tilt moments in reference to the amusing […]