Reduced Hours and Activities During Late July/August

We love to welcome campus visitors, but before you make your plans, please note that amazing changes are underway at the CIA campuses during the summer and our visiting hours and restaurant hours may be affected.

Please note that classes for degree and certificate program students at all of our U.S. campuses will not be in session from July 28–August 21, 2017. Classes will resume on August 22.

Admissions

  • The Admissions Office at all three campuses will be open to welcome prospective students and their families.

Restaurants

  • Since many of our restaurants rely on our students for the full CIA dining experience, please refer to www.ciarestaurantgroup.com for the most up-to-the-minute information.
  • At the New York campus, all restaurants will be closed during this period.
  • At our California campus locations (Copia and Greystone), The Restaurant at CIA Copia and The Bakery Café by illy will be open.
  • At the Texas campus, Nao will be open for lunch and the outdoor taco stand will also be open.

Shopping, Classes, and More for Enthusiasts

Denise Mazzei ’96, CIA Assistant Professor—Business Management

Faculty Bio: Denise Mazzei ’96

Business Management
Assistant Professor—Business Management

Education:
BA, Vassar College, Poughkeepsie, NY. AOS, CIA.

Professional Experience:
Senior Advancement Officer, CIA. Consultant, Black Water Center, Inc., Lumberton, NC. Entrepreneur/Consultant, Bon Vivant Catering, Inc., Durham, NC. Chef/Proprietor, 608 Catering Company, Durham. Producer, Digital Chef, Inc., St. Helena. Demonstration Chef, CIA at Greystone, St. Helena. Entrepreneur, The Board Womb, Inc., Durham; Calligraphy by Denise, NYC. Administrator, The First Boston Corporation, NYC. Creative Consultant and Artist, Democratic National Convention, NYC. Paralegal, Proskauer Rose Goetz & Mendelsohn, NYC. Manager Trainee, Kidder, Peabody & Co., White Plains, NY.

Awards:
Food & Wine Magazine Classic at Aspen “10 Best Student Chefs 1995.” Second Place, Durkee Foods National Recipe Contest.

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