News & Events
Wednesday, November 8, 2017 - 11:38am
Kent State University’s Fashion School has again been recognized in the Business of Fashion’s annual Global Fashion School Rankings. Moving up two spots in the undergraduate program category, Kent State’s Fashion School is ranked No. 17 worldwide in the 2017 review – a two-spot i...
Friday, June 2, 2017 - 4:17pm
Fashion School alumnus Michael Cunningham reflects on his career path and more in this video. Michael is head designer and creative director at Joan Vass and also teaches at the Fashion School's NYC Studio.
Friday, June 2, 2017 - 4:08pm
A partnership of the Fashion School's TechStyleLAB and LaunchNET at Kent State University, the Fashion/Tech Hackathon gathers students from many majors and from across the nation to innovate and conceptualize in the realm of wearable technology over a 36-hour period.
Friday, June 2, 2017 - 3:56pm
The Kent State Fashion School's 2017 Annual Fashion Show, FS2 Presented by Michael Kors, took place April 28 and 29. Watch complete footage from this year's show, subtitled "Reverie."
Monday, May 1, 2017 - 2:32pm
Gift to endow Fashion School chair and support study-away program for students Kent, Ohio – May 1, 2017 – Kent State University has received a $2.5 million gift for its Shannon Rodgers and Jerry Silverman School of Fashion Design and Merchandising from the Margaret Clark Morgan...
Tuesday, April 25, 2017 - 4:06pm
The public lecture by Don Witkowski — slated for noon on Friday, April 28, at the Kent State University Fashion School — has been canceled due to scheduling conflicts. Don Witkowski, president of men’s at Michael Kors and a Kent State alumnus, is this year’s inductee into the Fas...
Tuesday, March 14, 2017 - 2:11pm
The Fashion School at Kent State University will stage the Fashion School’s Annual Fashion Show, FS² Presented by Michael Kors, on Friday, April 28, and Saturday, April 29, 2017. The show highlights the outstanding talents of the Fashion School’s design and merchandising students...
Tuesday, March 14, 2017 - 1:59pm
The Fashion School at Kent State University has named Don Witkowski, a Kent State alumnus and President of Men’s at Michael Kors, as its 2017 Hall of Fame Inductee. Previous inductees include Estee Lauder, Elsa Klensch, Allen Questrom, Michael Weiss, Ralph Rucci, Oscar de la Rent...