Student Projects


Digging Detroit is committed to the next generation of storytellers and is seeking student-created Detroit history in the form of…

  • Documentaries
  • Photography
  • Podcast/Oral History Recordings
  • Blog-Posts

If you are a student (K-12 or College), parent or an educator, please feel free to contact us at for more information or complete the form below…

Welcome to Bert’s

Director: Miles Dearing and Aidan Walsh – Grosse Pointe South High School

Painting the Town – The Street Art of Detroit (trailer)

William Higbie, University Liggett Preparatory (Grosse Pointe Woods)

Saving Detroit:  A Case Study of Theatre Renovations

Paris Burton, University Liggett Preparatory Academy (Grosse Pointe Woods)

Boblo Island Documentary

Caroline Bree, Grosse Point South High School (Teacher:  Stephen Geresy)