Alumni

Alumni Profiles

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U-M has the largest alumni network of any university anywhere, and Stamps alums play an incredibly vibrant role in that community.

Learn about some of our amazing alumni in the stories below.

Alumni Profiles
Philanthropist, Arts Advocate Penny W. Stamps Dies at 74

December 13, 2018

Philanthropist, U-M alumna, and arts advocate Penny W. Stamps died Thursday, December 13, 2018. Read More >

Creative Trajectories: Art & Design Alumni Discuss “Non-Linear” Career Success

November 15, 2018

A recent panel discussion brought Stamps alums together to reflect on non-linear career paths and experiences. Read More >

Alumni Spotlight: Molly Dierks (MFA ‘14)

October 31, 2018

Artist and educator Molly Dierks (MFA '14) on her work, international travel, and Stamps postgraduate support. Read More >

Internship Spotlight: Taylor Houlihan at the Smithsonian

September 26, 2018

Taylor Houlihan (BFA '18) reflects on her summer internship at the Smithsonian Museum's Digitization Programs Office. Read More >

Neil Zemba on Engaged Community Practice

June 25, 2018

Neil Zemba (BFA '13) on pursuing socially conscious design and community engagement both during and after college. Read More >

Internship Spotlight: Gabriella Meyer

June 19, 2018

Gabriella Meyer (BFA '17) on the internship that led to designing fabric used by Beyoncé on her Formation tour. Read More >

Startup Success: Tracy Buescher and Jordana Schrager on Fashion Brand-Building

April 25, 2018

Alums Tracy Buescher (BFA ‘88) and Jordana Schrager (BA ‘16) give guidance on fashion brand-building. Read More >

Alumni Spotlight: Nancy Lorenz (BFA ‘85)

April 11, 2018

A new solo exhibition at the San Diego Museum of Art showcases the art and alchemy of Nancy Lorenz. Read More >

Chelsea Bay Dennis: Designing for Good

February 21, 2018

Chelsea Bay Dennis (BFA '04) on developing a career working with companies that make the world a better place. Read More >

Future Former Alumni Panel & Celebration

February 5, 2018

On January 29, Stamps alumni came together for a panel discussion and exhibition reception for Future Former. Read More >