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Ask IT: Finding an R25 Ticket

Ask IT: Finding an R25 Ticket

Ask IT Question: Good afternoon, I am reaching out in regard to a request I submitted about two weeks ago concerning a 25 Live login issue.  I cannot recall the ticket number (I deleted the email, so sorry!) but was curious as to the status of the order. Thank you for your time and concern. Best, […]

May 9, 2013 | By | Reply More
See your Tech Help Tickets online

See your Tech Help Tickets online

Did you know that you can access any submitted Tech Help tickets online? Visiting the Tech Help Self-Service site here: http://techhelp.fitnyc.edu Log in with your FIT username and password and click on the “My Tickets” option under the main menu bar and you will see all of your current help tickets.

May 9, 2013 | By | Reply More
TDT Hosts 2 Online Open Houses for Accessories Design Certificate Programs

TDT Hosts 2 Online Open Houses for Accessories Design Certificate Programs

We have a busy morning today.  Along with getting all the equipment details finished for the graduating student shows we are hosting two online open houses today for the School of Continuing and Professional Studies. The first, starting at 10:00 est, will be for the  Millinery Certificate program and the second, at 11:30 est, for […]

May 8, 2013 | By | Reply More
WordPress moved to new server

WordPress moved to new server

You may have noticed little blips here and there when trying to access your blog recently. Our amazing Windows team (thank you especially to Stephen Cattaneo) graciously moved WordPress to a new server. Hopefully this will minimize the blips and bumps. As … Continue reading

May 6, 2013 | By | Reply More
Illustrator for Fashion Design in Lynda.com

Illustrator for Fashion Design in Lynda.com

Lynda.com is constantly coming out with more and more tutorials and one specifically caught my eye today on using Adobe Illustrator for fashion design.  Two new courses are now available: Illustrator for Fashion Design: Drawing Flats walks you through drawing shirts, pants, skirts, and more, using custom brushes and symbols. Illustrator for Fashion Design: Creating […]

May 2, 2013 | By | Reply More
New FIT Mobile App

New FIT Mobile App

IT for FIT has been working with Ellucian (Sungard/Banner) about development of a mobile app for FIT.  We are now ready to begin the pilot.  The FIT community is able to visit the Apple App Store or the Android Google Play Store and download “Ellucian Go” Once installed, simply select Fashion Institute of Technology (FIT) […]

May 2, 2013 | By | Reply More
WebFiles is now mobile friendly

WebFiles is now mobile friendly

FIT’s file management system, WebFiles, has a new mobile interface making it a little easier to take your files with you wherever you go. All FIT students, faculty, and staff have access to 5GBs of personal storage and have the ability to share files and folders internally and externally via created links.  You can get […]

May 1, 2013 | By | Reply More
Bebe with the TDT on green screen

Bebe with the TDT on green screen

Making a doggie video for the catwalk! The TDT had the pleasure of working with FIT’s own Bebe to create a video short for the upcoming 5th annual pet fashion show called BARK-à-Porter.  To transport Bebe to the Eiffel Tower, we had him pose and strut his stuff on a green fabric background. The video […]

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3D FIT BFA Fashion Show

3D FIT BFA Fashion Show

The best work of FIT’s graduating bachelor of arts fashion design students is presented every spring in a professional runway show. Specializations include sportswear, special occasion, knitwear, intimate apparel, and children’s wear. If you are on campus, watch the show live in 3D from 4-6:30 in the Katie Murphy Amphitheater or watch it live on […]

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