News & Events

Sunday, February 24, 2019 - 10:10pm
CarLeisha Garner, a fashion design alumna from our School, was recently featured in the Footwear News Black History Month Spotlight for her accomplishments and success in the footwear industry! She's a senior designer for the brand Aerosoles, a position she took on last May.  ...
Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 12:04pm
The national juried art exhibition, Focus: Fiber 2019 is heading to the Kent State University Museum next month, marking the first new exhibit for the Museum in 2019.   
Monday, January 28, 2019 - 2:02pm
Kent State University Fashion School associate professor, Jihyun Kim, Ph.D., was recently awarded the International Textile and Apparel Association (ITAA) 2018 Mid-Career Excellence Award. As a recipient of the award, Dr.
Sunday, January 27, 2019 - 10:44pm
In December, a group of graduate students from the Kent State Fashion School’s Master of Fashion Industry Studies (M.F.I.S) program, received the opportunity to develop strategic solutions for Target as part of a case study in Fashion School Store director, Dr. Jihyun Kim’s, Fash...
Sunday, January 27, 2019 - 10:14pm
During the 2018 fall semester, Kent State Fashion School graduate studies coordinator and professor, Dr.
Sunday, January 27, 2019 - 9:26pm
Several students from the Kent State University Fashion School traveled to New York City in January for the 2019 Fashion Scholarship Fund YMA Awards annual dinner with four students walking away with $5,000 scholarships.  
Sunday, January 27, 2019 - 9:24pm
Kent State University Fashion School senior merchandising student, Lauren-Ashley Solomon, was a top five finalist for the coveted National Retail Federation Next Generation Scholarship and received a $10,000 scholarship at the NRF Awards Conference and Galal held in New York City...
Wednesday, January 23, 2019 - 12:30pm
The popular fashion-news site Fashionista has once again ranked Kent State University's School of Fashion Design and Merchandising as one of the top fashion schools in the world, according...
Wednesday, January 16, 2019 - 2:19pm
The Kent State University Museum and Fashion School invite you to attend the sixth annual Fashion Meets the Botanicals reception on March 9 at the Cleveland Botanical Garden from 3-5 pm.  Attendees will enjoy an orchid-inspired fashion show featuring garments produced by Kent Fas...
Wednesday, January 16, 2019 - 2:16pm
A long-time force in the fashion world, André Leon Talley has broken many boundaries while working over 40 years in the industry. The Kent State University Museum will be highlighting Mr. Talley’s impressive career with a special screening of “The Gospel According to André” on Sa...