Giving

Donor Stories: Why Give?

Each year, alumni, corporations, and friends of the school join us in our mission to prepare the next generation of cross-disciplinary art and design thinkers, entrepreneurs and innovators.

Here are a few ways they have impacted the school through their giving.

Student Spotlight: Alex Eason, 2019 Giving Blue Day Scholarship Recipient

November 8, 2019

2019 Giving Blue Day scholarship recipient Alex Eason (BFA '20) on her work, interests, and future plans. Read More >

Open House, Open Hearts: A Stamps Studio Suites Celebration

October 21, 2019

A Sept. 27 open house celebrated the new studio space and digital equipment added in our recent renovation. Read More >

Dream It, Build It, Do It: The Brightmoor Maker Space Celebrates Inaugural Year

May 9, 2019

On May 2, the Brightmoor Maker Space hosted an open house in celebration of its first year in operation. Read More >

Expressions of Gratitude: Penny W. Stamps (1944-2018)

April 8, 2019

Join us in celebrating the life and legacy of Penny W. Stamps through a thoughtful message to her family. Read More >

Student Spotlight: Giving Blueday Scholarship Recipient Siena McKim (BFA ‘19)

November 19, 2018

Giving Blueday Scholarship recipient Siena McKim (BFA '19) illustrates the important role insects play in the ecosystem. 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 >

Work Commons Renovation

May 18, 2018

Stamps recently began a major renovation project to transform the school’s open, collaborative studio space. 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 >

Angells in the Third Century

October 7, 2017

James B. Angell, the University of Michigan’s longest serving president, was renowned as a staunch advocate for equal access to higher education. Read More >

Penny W. Stamps School of Art & Design Celebrates 5th Anniversary

October 6, 2017

This fall, the Penny W. Stamps School of Art & Design celebrates the 5 year anniversary of our naming. Read More >

Faculty-Led International Experiences

June 14, 2016

Students develop global perspectives in recent faculty-led international experiences in Gabon and Japan. Read More >

Stamps Career Bootcamp

February 18, 2016

Alums Sara Radin (BA '11) and Shifra Whiteman (BFA '11) help Stamps students prepare for the future. Read More >

2014 Creative Work Scholarships

January 7, 2015

On December 2nd, six undergraduate students received 2014 Creative Work Scholarship awards. Read More >