Careers & Alumni

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The College for Creative Studies is not just a campus, it is a community connected by our relentless passion for expression and creativity. We are influenced by the world around us and have a global impact on art and design.

Membership in the Association

All former students qualify as an alumnus/na of College for Creative Studies, who left the College in good standing and who completed the equivalent of one full year of accredited courses, currently 24 credits.

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Noel Night

Sponsored by Detroit Midtown Inc., Noel Night provides a variety of holiday activities hosted at member institutions within the cultural hub of Detroit. 

Noel Night Alumni Reception

Holiday merriment, nibbles, wine and beer, crafts and activities for children. Arts & Crafts Café — Walter and Josephine Ford Campus.

Saturday, December 1, 2018
2 — 5 p.m.
College for Creative Studies
201 East Kirby | Detroit, MI 48202

Noel Night Art Sale

As a CCS student or alumna/us, you are invited to participate in a great opportunity to show and sell your creative work to the thousands of visitors to Midtown during this festive, day-long event.

Vendor registration has closed.

Alumni Council

The Alumni Council will establish policies to promote the Alumni Association. The Council will consist of no more than 21 representatives from as many of the degree granting departments of the college as possible, which may include members from out of state.

President: Karen Koziatek (CD)
Vice President: Chris Nordin (‘91 CR)
Secretary: Jody Ingle ('08, PR)

Conor Ahearn ('16 PR)
Sam Ajluni ('76 GC)
Marcia Bonahoom ('92 FA)
Jason Briney ('06 EA)
Dave Chow (‘87 GC)

Jason Cummins ('11 TR)
Darcel Deneau (‘02 FA)
John Kaloustian ('79, ID)
Steve Leslie ('85 GD)
Craig Metros ('86 ID-TR)

Jenny Risher ('97 PH)
Joe Schaden (‘03 ID)
Glenn Triest (‘82 PH)
Molly Valade ('02 FA)