Genesis in the Media

Featured Content

WBEZ Vocalo (2020)

WTTW Chicago Tonight (2016)

Congressional Record (2009)

Radio, TV, and Podcasts

WBEZ Reset (2020)

WBEZ (2019)

WBEZ Worldview (2019)

Deanna Schoss: Intercultural Talks (2021)

Australian Broadcasting Company (2014)

One Peace at a Time (2014)


Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting (2018, 2019)

Features the 2018 and 2019 Genesis Academy Summer Institute students’ work in Peace Journalism

US Institute of Peace (2015)

Midnight East (2011)

The Washington Times (2009)

Associated Press (2007)

LA Times (2005)

Downloadable Articles

Also Featured In

Finding Your Chicago Irish by Sharon Shea Bossard (2008)

Awards & Reviews

Genesis at the Crossroads

2013 Lipman Prize in Social Entrepreneurship Nominee

Saffron Caravan: 2011 International Freedom to Create Prize Nominees

Recognized in a Congressional Record for Genesis’ 10th Anniversary

Frankel Award for fostering cross-cultural understanding worldwide (2008)

Publicity Club of Chicago’s 2007 Silver Trumpet Award in Issues Management for humanitarian peace program. Chicago Tribune Kids News article bought by Hampton-Brown Publishers for 10-year re-print (>100K copies)

US Department of State USINFO article and the Associated Press ensemble review articles both circulate the globe; translated into over 10 languages

Casablanca concert: Under the auspices of His Majesty, the King of Morocco (2007)

Genesis Founder Dr. Wendy Sternberg, MD

ED Sternberg named 2014 Salzburg Global Seminar Fellow

2011 Charles Bronfman Prize Nominee

2009 Paul Harris Fellow, The Rotary Foundation of Rotary International

Named 1 of 10 Jewish Chicagoans of the Year by Chicago Jewish News, 2006

Featured in Chicago Magazine, 2005

Woman to Watch in Chicago, Today’s Chicago Women Magazine, 2004

Crain’s Chicago 40 Under 40 Nomination, 2004

2003 Finalist, Susan F. Berkowitz Award for Teaching Tolerance to Children