FIT in the News

ArtForum.com (April 9) announced that FIT is the recipient of a $100,000 grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities. The grant will be used for faculty development on the history of business and labor, to be taught to students in the School of Art and Design. Pickups include News.ArtNet.com (April 10).

FN Footwear News (April 2) devoted a full page to discussing FIT’s sustainability initiatives, which included a conversation with Jeffrey Silberman, professor and chair, Textile Development and Marketing. “Sustainability is so critical to FIT that it is a component of our mission and an integral part of the college’s strategic plan,” Silverman said.

CCDaily.com (April 16) reported on the appointment of Philips McCarty as vice president for advancement and executive director of the FIT Foundation.

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