What’s all the buzz about

Bees have taken over FIT Newsroom! Below, see what has been keeping our bees and their keepers busy, enjoy a livefeed of the hive, and discover the ten things you should know about these extraordinary creatures. Kick off your exploration by enjoying a timelapse video by Illustration MFA alumna Heekyung Hur, who illustrated these fascinating creatures.

FIT in Korea

We’re celebrating the launch of FIT’s academic programs at SUNY Korea in Songdo! The above video gives a peek into what campus life is like and how the college’s third international location came to be. Want more? Check out these behind-the-scenes photos and video of the week’s events, which included a fashion show and gala.

FIT in the News

Fashionista.com (November 13) ranked FIT number four on their list of “The Top 25 Fashion Schools in the World in 2017.” Fashionista has been ranking schools internationally since 2010. In October, they ranked FIT number two on their inaugural list of the “Top 10 Fashion Schools in the U.S. in 2017.”

WWD (November 9) published a one-page article on the launch of FIT’s third international campus, FIT at SUNY Korea in Songdo. FIT President Joyce F. Brown was quoted in the piece, as were alumni of the college’s programs in Florence and Milan. The FIT academic programs now being offered in South Korea are Fashion Business Management and Fashion Design, both leading to the Associate in Applied Science (AAS) degree.

MR-Mag.com (November 13) reported on a roundtable discussion among menswear experts, held on November 7 at FIT. The event, which was part of a series of talks organized by the Menswear department in collaboration with MR Magazine, was moderated by Karen Alberg Grossman, editor in chief of MR.

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