News & Events

Friday, December 7, 2018 - 3:42pm
The Fashion School’s Master of Fashion Industry Studies graduate program is accepting applications now! M.F.I.S. is a 30-credit, initial master’s level degree for academic advancement applicable to the fashion industry.
Friday, December 7, 2018 - 3:37pm
The NYC Studio held its fall 2018 NYC Alumni Exclusive event on October 17, bringing together current NYC Studio students and Fashion School alumni who live and work in New York City. 
Friday, December 7, 2018 - 3:29pm
Renowned menswear designer, Todd Snyder, visited the NYC Studio on November 1, as the New York City Studio’s fall 2018 guest lecturer. Labeled “the most influential menswear designer of his generation,” by GQ Magazine, Mr. Snyder held positions at Polo Ralph Lauren, the Gap and J...
Friday, December 7, 2018 - 3:26pm
Former fashion academic advisor, Millie Ott, recently began her new role as the Fashion School’s internship liaison manager. Ott will be assisting fashion internship director, Hillary Stone, as they work to assist students with their professional goals, strengthening their inter...
Friday, December 7, 2018 - 3:24pm
The Fashion School was well represented during the 2018 State of the University Address, given by Kent State University President, Beverly J. Warren, Ph.D. Kent Fashion School graduate studies coordinator and professor, Catherine Amoroso-Leslie, Ph.D., was featured in a special v...
Friday, December 7, 2018 - 3:21pm
Kent State Fashion School design graduate, Cassandra Casas Rojas, was recently awarded the Excellent Achievement Award during the 2018 International Youth Design Competition (IYDC) organized by the Beijing Institute of Fashion Technology (BIFT). Rojas graduated in spring 2018 and...
Friday, December 7, 2018 - 3:17pm
The students in The Fashion School’s Professional Seminar class, taught by fashion internship director, Hillary Stone, participated in an astonishing 128 mock interviews over the span of just two days. The event was organized by Professor Stone with help from the School’s new int...
Friday, December 7, 2018 - 3:08pm
The Fashion School’s senior Bachelor of Fine Art design students participated in School’s annual Muslin Critique, which acts as the mid-point review for all of the collections of the seniors finishing up their B.F.A. coursework
Friday, December 7, 2018 - 2:27pm
Like many fashion students, senior merchandiser Taylor West loves to explore fun and creative ideas.  West recently started IVE Boutique (pronounced like Ivy), an online shop geared towards stylish, edgy women, who love to express themselves through fashion and accessories. 
Friday, December 7, 2018 - 2:03pm
On Monday, December 3, senior design student Symone Baskerville held the soft opening of her store, Kent Fabrics, in the popular shopping area of downtown Kent. Located at 175 E. Erie Street, her shop offers high-quality fabric within walking distance from the Fashion School.