Category Archives: Product Development

Alumni Stories: Where are they now?

Material Concerns By Raquel Laneri Lauren Birrittella Shopping with Lauren Birrittella, Home Products Development ’07, is a hands-on experience. She can’t help knocking on a piece of furniture to see if it sounds like wood, or running an expensive sweater … Continue reading

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Chic! (Our trip to Chicago)

Students from the junior and senior Home Products program recently traveled together to Chicago to attend the International Home + Housewares Show, https://www.housewares.org/show/ The trip included group activities pertaining to “best in booth” judging, fact/inspiration finding for our individual upcoming … Continue reading

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NY Now Field Trip!

Our HP 314/Manufacturing & Marketing of Home Product Hard Lines’ (“Hard Home”) second class of the second semester has already included an interesting field trip, to NY Now. Instead of meeting in room 307 as we usually do, we met … Continue reading

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