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Oct 15, 2020
by The Challenge Detroit Team
Every year, Challenge Detroit welcomes its new class of Fellows with a week-long orientation that sets them up for a successful year. For the 2020-2021… Read more
Aug 31, 2020
by The Challenge Detroit Team
Harmony Rhodes is a 2019-2020 Fellow. She is a native of Detroit (Southwest) and graduated from University of Michigan Dearborn with a bachelors in Political… Read more
Aug 24, 2020
by The Challenge Detroit Team
Why not take selfie mid ideation? My team for our project with Sinai-Grace Guild CDC: Maleeha, Charnae and Samantha. Chad Slider is a 2019-2020 Fellow.… Read more
Aug 17, 2020
by The Challenge Detroit Team
Abbey Warren is a 2019-2020 Fellow. She grew up in East Greenwich, Rhode Island and graduated from University of Michigan - Ann Arbor with a… Read more
Aug 3, 2020
by The Challenge Detroit Team
Kaitlyn Miklovich is a 2019-2020 Fellow. Kaitlyn graduated from University of Detroit Mercy's School of Architecture where she got her Bachelor's and Master's in Architecture.… Read more
Jul 28, 2020
by The Challenge Detroit Team
For the last challenge project of their Fellowship year, the 2019-2020 Fellows selected nonprofits they felt a connection to and partnered with them virtually due… Read more
Jul 28, 2020
Posted by Jillian Hurst
Co-written by Jillian Hurst
In light of recent events and the ongoing social unrest across the country, many of us are investigating ways to become better allies. However, it is… Read more
Jul 27, 2020
by The Challenge Detroit Team
Lauren Gallagher is a 2019-2020 Fellow at DTE. She grew up in Grand Rapids, Michigan but has called Detroit home for two years. She has… Read more
Jul 24, 2020
Posted by Chloe Kinsey
Co-written by Samantha Rudelich
Challenge #5 with Shakespeare in Prison In the heat of Black Lives Matter protest, a call for defunding of police and the abolishment of prisons,… Read more
Jul 20, 2020
by Lizzie DePentu
This year, Design Thinking pushed me to think critically about how I approach my work and as the fellowship draws to a close, there’s a… Read more