Monthly Archives: July 2012

YES, FIT OFFERS MORE THAN ONE MAJOR

Hue is tired of having to explain to people that, although FIT is proud of its many super-talented fashion-designer alumni, lots of people here have zero aspiration of becoming a fashion designer. So Hue made a word cloud of all … Continue reading

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WHO WAS YOUR FAVORITE FIT PROFESSOR?

Polly Whitehorn, Fashion Design ’75, who appeared in Hue’s summer issue, was delighted to encounter a former professor last year after many years. Whitehorn, who practices art photography when she’s not working at eCareDiary, participated in the  Long Island Center … Continue reading

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HUE EMBARKS ON A LOVE AFFAIR WITH AN APP CALLED INSTAGRAM

It’s July.  Hue’s mind is melting.  We feel like our attention span has turned into a formless, oozy substance.  We drizzle it over things. We have discovered a photography app called Instagram.  Yesterday, we walked around FIT and experienced the … Continue reading

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PHOTOGRAPHY ALUMNA LEAVES ZERO CHILDREN BEHIND

Most FIT grads are snapped up by the industry soon after commencement, and sometimes well before. But not everyone straps on the nine-to-five harness so quickly. Caitie McCabe, Photography ’10, enrolled in City Year and spent the year in Baton … Continue reading

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HUE SAYS GOODBYE TO MARVIN TRAUB

The fashion industry lost a luminary yesterday: Marvin Traub, former chairman and CEO of Bloomingdale’s. It’s hard to add to The New York Times’ obit, but here’s an executive summary: He started at Bloomingdale’s bargain basement in 1950, often feigning … Continue reading

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