FIT in the News – April 20, 2021

The Division of Communications and External Relations is pleased to share FIT in the News, which reports selected highlights of news stories about the college and/or that quote the college’s experts. These stories will be accessible for at least seven days by clicking on the links below.

Silk Pillowcases
Preeti Arya, assistant professor, Textile Development and Marketing on silk pillowcases:  “You don’t want something that feels like tissue paper.”

The Washington Post 

Coverage of Changemakers: FIT’s 15th annual Sustainable Business and Design Conference, which was virtual for the first time. The conference spotlighted leadership in social justice, diversity, corporate responsibility, and innovation in the fashion industry. Students, faculty, industry leaders, and entrepreneurs from FIT and numerous other institutions came together to learn about emerging trends, network with peers, and share innovative solutions for a sustainable future.  The digital event will be available for registered attendees through April 22.

New York Magazine’s The Cut
AM New York

The Museum at FIT

Reinvention and Restlessness: Fashion in the 90s
Review of the companion book to the upcoming Museum at FIT (MFIT) exhibition, scheduled to open later this year.

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