Museum News

AND THIS YEAR’S STOP THE HATE® WINNERS ARE: Maltz Museum Awarding $100k in Grants & Scholarships to Student Upstanders on Thursday, April 30

Stop the Hate Finalists

(CLEVELAND, OHIO)  “Life is too short to dwell on people’s negativity.” “I realized one shouldn’t combat ignorance with anger, but with information.” “Action was the perfect antidote to despair.” These are just a few of the insights from finalists in

RECOGNIZING THE NEXT GENERATION OF COMMUNITY LEADERS: Stop the Hate® Judges Help Award Scholarships to Northeast Ohio 6 – 12th Graders Who Stand Up and Speak Out

2015 Stop the Hate Awards Ceremony

(CLEVELAND, OHIO)  Ten grand prize scholarship finalists will stand on the stage of Gartner Auditorium at the Cleveland Museum of Art and share their personal experiences of discrimination at the Maltz Museum of Jewish Heritage’s Stop the Hate® Awards Ceremony

MORE THAN A GAME: Maltz Museum Plays, Panels & Movie Nights Explore Baseball’s Role, Appeal

College Baseball World Series Celebration

(CLEVELAND, OHIO) Chasing Dreams: Baseball & Becoming American celebrates baseball heroes on the field and off. On view at the Maltz Museum of Jewish Heritage from April 12 through September 7, the exhibition organized by the National Museum of American

CHASING DREAMS: BASEBALL & BECOMING AMERICAN: Exhibition Looks at Baseball as Intersection of Sport, Identity & Ethnicity in America

Chasing Dreams: Baseball & Becoming American

(CLEVELAND, OHIO) Through its legends and myths, its struggles and triumphs, baseball has been a reflection of American society for generations. Chasing Dreams: Baseball & Becoming American on view April 12 – September 7 at the Maltz Museum of Jewish

‘Five Generations: 175 Years of Love for Cleveland’ Available Free at Western Reserve Historical Society & Maltz Museum

Five Generations

Retired venture capitalist and active philanthropist Bob Gries has added “Author” to his resume with Five Generations: 175 Years of Love for Cleveland. The recently completed book covers five generations of one family, including only those who spent their lives

Students Encouraged To Bring About A More Inclusive Future: STOP THE HATE®: YOUTH SPEAK OUT Rewards Young Visionaries With $100,000 In Prizes

2014 Stop the Hate Finalists

(CLEVELAND, OHIO) What can you do to create a more inclusive future? That question is at the core of the Stop the Hate®: Youth Speak Out, an annual contest sponsored by the Maltz Museum of Jewish Heritage ( that encourages

Ellen A. Rudolph Named Executive Director of Maltz Museum

BEACHWOOD, OHIO (December 9, 2013) — The Maltz Museum of Jewish Heritage today announced the appointment of Ellen A. Rudolph as the museum’s new executive director, effective January 8, 2014. Ms. Rudolph was chosen for the position after a national