Congratulations to newly accepted Precollege students!

CONGRATULATIONS TESSA NORTON WHO WAS JUST ACCEPTED TO FIT THIS FALL 2017 FOR FASHION BUSINESS MANAGEMENT!

CONGRATULATIONS TO GILLIAN MITREUTER WHO WAS JUST ACCEPTED TO FIT THIS FALL 2017 FOR PHOTOGRAPHY!

 

In The Halls: Jake

Student: Jake from Rockville Centre, NY

Program: Saturday Live Spring 2017

Precollege CourseHID 029 55A  Rendering Interior Spaces (Level 2)   

Describe your personal style:

To describe my style, I would say it is trendy, Boho Chic and Preppy.

Where do you go on your breaks from class?

I love going to Starbucks on my breaks.

What is your favorite thing about FIT?

I like the creative atmosphere and amazing professors at FIT the most.

Who or what inspires you?

New York City itself inspires me, along with pop culture and Beyoncé.

What do you want to do after you graduate from college?

I would like to be an Architect and an Interior Designer.

Photo Credit: Tyler Roarty

In the Halls: Gene

Student: Gene from New York, NY

Program: Saturday Live Spring 2017

Precollege Course: HAP 025: Sewing for Fashion Designers

Describe your personal style: To describe my style, I would say it is glamorous, a little elegant, but also flashy and loud.

Where do you go on your breaks from class?

I normally walk around the halls and look at the art on the walls.

What is your favorite thing about FIT?

I like the environment of FIT the most, because it inspires me to be more creative.

Who or what inspires you?

Making a woman feel confident, elegant, and sexy is what inspires me to pursue fashion.

What do you want to do after you graduate from college?

I would like to be a creative director of a big brand, some I have in mind are Valentino, Balmain, Dior, and Oscar de la Renta.

Photo Credit: Tyler Roarty

In the Halls: Victoria

Student: Victoria from West Orange, NJ

Program: Saturday Live Spring 2017

Precollege Course: HAP 153 Intermediate Sewing and Embroidery Design

Describe your personal style:

My personal style differs over time but I’ve always loved NYC fashion. I also love the European aesthetic so I go back and forth and combine. 

Where do you go on your breaks from class? 

I usually grab a coffee or snack with friends during the break.

What is your favorite thing about FIT? 

My favorite thing is the experience I gain and the new information I learn everyday. I love my classmates.

Who or what inspires you? 

Alexander McQueen, Tom Ford, and Alexander Wang inspire me. FIT also does.

What do you want to do after you graduate from college?

I want to pursue modeling, become a creative director of a fashion brand and then build my own brand.

Photo Credit: Tyler Roarty

In the Halls: Natalie

Student: Natalie from Hopewell Junction, NY

Program: Saturday Live Spring 2017

Precollege Course: HAR 016 Creating the Fashion Figure

Describe your personal style: My personal style is very classy and chic and I like to change up my style every now and then to try new things and open my mind to all kinds of fashion.

Where do you go on your breaks from class?

I love trying new cafes on my breaks because there is no better food than city food.

What is your favorite thing about FIT?

My favorite aspect of being a part of the Precollege Program is the environment and the students. I love seeing everyone’s own unique style and taste.

Who or what inspires you?

My love for the city inspires me. Coming to the city for these classes at FIT inspires me to try my hardest to get where I want to be.

What do you want to do after you graduate from college?

I would love to do interior design after college.

Photo Credit: Tyler Roarty