News & Events

Wednesday, September 16, 2020 - 1:10am
As a student at the Kent State School of Fashion, Sheri Bodo learned about the detrimental effects the world of fast fashion has on the environment.
Wednesday, September 16, 2020 - 12:59am
While many industries have been hit hard due to the global COVID-19 pandemic, fashion has undoubtedly been one of the hardest hit. The spring graduates from the School of Fashion were not immune to these hardships, but despite it all, many fashion alumni have had recent success s...
Wednesday, September 16, 2020 - 12:23am
Spring 2020 Kent State School of Fashion design alums, Rachel Myong Christian, Sage Dye and Katie Scott were recently featured in the Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA) Fashion Future Graduate Showcase 2020 (FFGS20).
Tuesday, September 15, 2020 - 11:49pm
Welcome to Fall 2020! We have been feverishly preparing the School of Fashion over the summer months, in anticipation of a new academic year filled with ambition and aspiration, creativity and innovation, safety and wellbeing. 
Wednesday, September 9, 2020 - 12:01am
Jennie Nguyen, a recent graduate from the Kent State School of Fashion’s design program, was one of just six designers chosen for the annual Supima Design Competition which was streamed virtually on Sept. 10 on the Supima Design...
Reaffirming purpose and shared values in turbulent times
Wednesday, July 8, 2020 - 3:52pm
This summer we have been working to reaffirm our purpose as a world leading School of Fashion, as well as ensuring we have the right plans in place for safely reopening in the Fall. Although how we operate as a School will change in the short term, let us never forget our purpose...
Wednesday, July 1, 2020 - 4:29pm
A team of Kent State University students from the College of Arts and Sciences and the School of Fashion recently participated in the National Aeronautics and Space Administration’s (NASA) Spacesuit User Interfac...
Monday, June 29, 2020 - 5:24pm
A team of Kent State students were recently honored for their efforts to create a sustainable black dye alternative. 
Thursday, June 25, 2020 - 12:56am
While many in the fashion world have been focusing on fulfilling the country’s need for masks, a group of industry professionals from New York City’s Garment District is hard at work to fill the void of another much-needed medical supply. 
Tuesday, June 23, 2020 - 11:19am
The Kent State University School of Fashion is excited to announce that those interested in the school’s Master of Fashion Industry Studies (M.F.I.S) graduate-level degree program, may be able to take advantage of the university’s new ...