ITAA Awards

  Kent State University Fashion School faculty and students won a total of nine awards at this year’s International Textile and Apparel Association (ITAA) Conference held Nov. 14 – 18 in St. Petersburg, Fla.   Winning one of the most prestigious awards was Dr. Tameka Ellington, The Fashion School’s Faculty Director for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Initiatives, who won the ITAA Rising Star Award. The Rising Star Award is intended to recognize faculty members who exemplify incredible work in the textiles and apparels industry through teaching, research and service. Additionally,...