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  • CIA Students, Faculty, and Alumni

    Sure The Culinary Institute of America has world-class facilities and a reputation for education excellence. But when it gets right down to it, it’s the amazing people who have made—and will continue to make—the CIA experience something truly unique and special. Whether it’s the phenomenal knowledge and dedication of our instructors, the great energy and enthusiasm of our students, or the wide-ranging success of our alumni, these members of the CIA family enrich the world’s premier culinary college in so many ways.

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  • Vincenzo Lauria, CIA Associate Professor—Hospitality and Service Management

    Faculty Spotlight

    Vincenzo Lauria
    BA, Instituto Professionale di Stato per IL Commericio, Vittorio Veneto, Naples, Italy. Certified Sommelier, Sommelier Society of America, NYC.