News & Events

Monday, October 4, 2021 - 2:53pm
Kent State University School of Fashion students are invited to submit designs for the 2021 Museum of Contemporary Art (moCa Cleveland)'s Visual Design Competition. One winning design will be chosen for display in moCa Cleveland's window display space in Cleveland, OH and one win...
Tuesday, September 28, 2021 - 2:24pm
Kent State University’s School of Fashion once again ranks as one of the best fashion programs in the United States according to 
Laura Laurens
Thursday, September 16, 2021 - 1:20pm
In partnership with the Embassy of Colombia, the College of the Arts will present a virtual conversation with Colombian fashion designer Laura Laurens on Wed., Sept. 29, 2021 at 11:00 a.m. ET. En colaboración con la Embajada de Colombia en Estados Unidos, la Facultad de Artes pre...
Wednesday, September 8, 2021 - 2:56pm
School of Fashion alumna Alana Tolliver (Fashion Design, '21) will represent Kent State in the 14th annual SUPIMA Design Competition on Thurs., Sept. 9, 2021 at 11:15 a.m. The competition's fashion show will be broadcast live on SUPIMA's website and on Instagram.
Tuesday, September 7, 2021 - 3:47pm
Lead with Kindness The School of Fashion Eco-Friendly & Sustainable T-Shirt Design Competition Fall 2021 You can share the love of fashion!  Experiment, create, and innovate a socially-responsible T-shirt design to share and connect with your fashion friends this semester!  F...
Marji Wachowiak
Wednesday, August 18, 2021 - 2:54pm
School of Fashion faculty member Marji Wachowiak appeared on the Ray Horner Morning Show on Akron's WAKR Radio to discuss back-to-school fashion trends and the School of Fashion at Kent State.  To listen to the interview, click the link below....
Jordan Bigelow
Thursday, August 12, 2021 - 3:10pm
Congratulations to Kent State University School of Fashion alumna Jordan Bigelow (Fashion Merchandising, '21), who was recently announced as one of three winners of the EE x FSF Design Challenge.
Catherine Amoroso Leslie
Tuesday, July 13, 2021 - 4:44pm
Professor Catherine Amoroso Leslie, Ph.D. will discuss the impact of fashion and fabric on the art of Édouard Vuillard in a virtual event hosted by the Cleveland Museum of Art (CMA) on Wed., July 21 at 6:00 p.m.
Friday, April 23, 2021 - 6:05am
Kent State University’s School of Fashion has once again been ranked as one of the nation’s best programs in fashion merchandising according to the educational online learning platform, 
Kenneth Cole image and event information
Tuesday, April 6, 2021 - 2:40pm
The visionary global fashion designer and activist Kenneth Cole is named as the Kent State University School of Fashion’s 2021 Hall of Fame Inductee. In its 32nd year, the prestigious award celebrates the outstanding contribution to fashion made by an individual. The accolade hon...