Monthly Archives: August 2013

WHAT I DISCOVERED IN COPENHAGEN, BY RENEE COOPER

Renee Cooper, Global Fashion Management ’08, professor of Fashion Merchandising Management, taught at KEA, a school of design and technology in Denmark, this spring on a Fulbright scholarship. Here are a few things she learned. (All photos are by Professor … Continue reading

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THOUGHTS ABOUT ELAINE STONE, PROFESSOR EMERITA, AND HATS

by Alex Joseph, managing editor of Hue “Fashion fades; style is eternal.”—Yves Saint Laurent The subject of the day is hats. Those of us who knew Professor Emerita Elaine Stone, who died August 6, knew her as a hat wearer par … Continue reading

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AMC STUDENTS GET COMEDIANS TO “STAND UP” FOR A CAUSE

In June, an FIT class in Media Buying and Planning created a situation analysis and media plan for Armor of Light, a store in Point Pleasant, New Jersey that sells “cause-related merchandise”—products whose sale price includes a percentage donated to … Continue reading

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HOW TO CONVINCE STRANGERS TO GIVE YOU MONEY

Hue loves it when FIT alumni follow their dreams. So does Kickstarter, the “crowdfunding” website that helps entrepreneurs gather seed money for their artistic projects. On August 5, FIT’s Office of Alumni and Faculty Relations put on Kickstarter School: Bring … Continue reading

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