News & Events

Thursday, March 19, 2020 - 11:05pm
We know this is a stressful time, so we wanted to share some resources that can help make life easier during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Thursday, March 19, 2020 - 10:16pm
The School of Fashion would like to recognize and thank the faculty who worked tirelessly to make sure students' garments were returned safely back to their possession.
Thursday, March 19, 2020 - 9:51pm
The Kent State University School of Fashion's Annual Fashion Show has been canceled due to concerns surrounding COVID-19. More details regarding a possible alternative option to the show will be announced at a later date. 
Tuesday, March 17, 2020 - 4:52pm
Dear School of Fashion Students, Faculty, Staff and Supporters, As we move forward from Governor DeWine’s announcement, we advise that Kent State is reducing on-campus operations until further notice. This includes the School of Fashion Design and Merchandising. Only a limited nu...
Tuesday, March 10, 2020 - 6:19pm
As we move forward from Governor DeWine’s announcement this afternoon and KSU President Diacon’s subsequent email message (3:18 p.m. on March 10), we will directly follow the decisions to focus on the health and safety of our students, staff, faculty and the communities we serve....
Sunday, February 23, 2020 - 10:47pm
The Kent State University Fashion School Store is taking a break from operation. The Fashion School Store, previously located at 201 E. Erie St. B in downtown Kent, is closing its door for the next 18-24 months. The purpose of this break is for the store to continue to develop it...
Sunday, February 23, 2020 - 10:20pm
Elizabeth Heibertshausen found herself in familiar territory last month when she returned to the National Retail Federation stage for the first time since 2014.
Sunday, February 23, 2020 - 10:12pm
Peg’s Foundation has challenged the School of Fashion at Kent State University to help support 100 students in 100 days. A $1 million challenge grant provides a dollar-for-dollar match for all donations made toward this initiative. Your su...
Friday, February 21, 2020 - 1:14am
Katherine Scott, a senior fashion design student in the School of Fashion Design and Merchandising at Kent State University has been announced as one of the finalists for the ColorAMA for Sustainability Award 4th ed. The only finalist from Kent State, Scott is one among 20 finali...
Friday, February 21, 2020 - 12:44am
UPDATE: This event as been CANCELLED due to the concerns surrounding the Coronavirus/COVID19. More information regarding the conference cancellation can be found on the IFFTI Conference website.