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Spertus Institute Now Powered 100% By Renewable Energy

November 17, 2013

Spertus Institute is now powered by 100% renewable energy, saving 6,200 tons of CO2 from entering the atmosphere over the next three years.

Learning Leadership at Wimbledon

November 12, 2013

Three strategies for success from Dr. Hal M. Lewis, President and CEO of Spertus Institute, in this recent post from "The Leading Edge," his blog on Jewish leadership.

Letter from the President — Winter 2013

November 4, 2013

In conjunction with our 90th anniversary, Spertus President Dr. Hal M. Lewis announces Spertus Green, Spertus Institute’s Environmental Initiative.

Jews and Chinese Food

October 18, 2013

Enjoy recipes from Spertus Executive Chef Laura Frankel's exploration of Jews and Chinese food.

8 Jewish Books That Make Great Gifts

October 15, 2013

By Betsy Gomberg for JUF News — This year, Chanukah begins at sundown on Nov. 27 (the night before Thanksgiving), which means now is the time to think about gift buying.

First Pittsburgh Cohort Receives MAJPS Degrees

October 9, 2013

eJewish Philanthropy — The first Pittsburgh cohort of local Jewish communal professionals has completed the rigorous Spertus program designed to develop their Jewish knowledge and prepare them to lead Jewish organizations. Honorary doctoral degrees were awarded to John S. Ruskay and David S. Shapira.

Leading Diverse Teams: Worth the Struggle

October 8, 2013

Leadership expert Dr. Hal M. Lewis (whose day job is Spertus President and CEO) on Judaism, leaders, and leadership.

Jami Attenberg’s "The Middlesteins" selected for Chicago Jewish Community One Book Initiative

September 24, 2013

By Brian Zimmerman for JUF News — For the third year in a row, Spertus spearheads Chicago's Jewish Book Month initiative.

14 Books about Jewish Chicago

September 10, 2013

By Betsy Gomberg for JUF News — Jami Attenberg's The Middlesteins, this year's One Book | One Community selection for Jewish Book Month, is set in Chicago and the surrounding suburbs.

The Humble Leader

September 3, 2013

Leadership expert Dr. Hal M. Lewis (whose day job is President and CEO of Spertus) discusses the roles of humility and reflection in leadership.