Detroit Public Schools
Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:
Abstract Dr. Cornelius Golightly was an Associate Dean and professor at Wayne State University's Philosophy Department. Golightly's papers document his time at several institutions, his work in the philosophy field, as well as his involvement with several school boards, including Milwaukee and Detroit. This collection primarily contains draft manuscripts, classroom notes and instructions, correspondence, brochures, and acknowledgements. Additional materials include three folders of photographs and one...
Abstract This collection documents the history and activities of the InsideOut Literary Arts Project based in Detroit, Michigan. Founded in 1995 by Dr. Terry Blackhawk, its mission was to place professional poets and fiction writers in Detroit Schools to encourage imaginative writing and to promote self-esteem and confidence in students. In addition to administrative files of the Organization, the collection also includes literary magazines featuring student poetry, photographs, audio recordings and...
Abstract The law firm Sachs Waldman, Professional Corporation started in October 13, 1922 by Nicholas J. Rothe, considered by many as the first union labor lawyer in Michigan grew to represent the best interest of unions and workers. In 1951 Theodore Sachs joined the firm and was considered one of the best appellate attorneys in the country, under his leadership the firm grew in clientele and personnel. In 1965, the law firm began to specialize in public sector labor and began to represent those unions...