Tag Archives: Fashion Merchandising and Management

Fashion Student Courtney Hunter Wins $10,000 Retail Federation Scholarship

Courtney Hunter, a junior fashion merchandising and management student, won a $10,000 National Retail Federation (NRF) Foundation scholarship as one of five national finalists in the Next Generation scholarship competition. Hunter and the other finalists were recognized onstage at the …

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PhilaU Fashion Student Wins Retail Federation Scholarship: Home & Textiles Today

Courtney Hunter, a junior fashion merchandising and management student, was awarded $10,000 as a finalist in the National Retail Federation’s Next Generation Scholarship competition, Home & Textiles Today reported Jan. 13. She was selected from among 24 semi-finalists representing more than 20 schools. …

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Six Fashion Students Win Prestigious YMA National Scholarships

Fashion design senior Victoria Pion has won a $10,000 national scholarship as one of eight finalists in the prestigious YMA FSF Geoffrey Beene scholarship competition, while five other PhilaU fashion students took home $5,000 scholarships. The winners were celebrated at …

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Fashionista Ranks PhilaU Fashion Programs in Top 50 Globally

Philadelphia University has been named one of the “Top 50 Fashion Schools in the World” for the second time by Fashionista, a leading international web site for fashion news and trends. PhilaU fashion programs, which include fashion design and fashion merchandising and management, …

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Fashion Pop-Up Shop Raises $3,885 for ChemoClothes

PhilaU fashion students raised $3,885 to support the families of cancer patients by selling handmade clothing and accessories at a Dec. 3 pop-up shop in the Kanbar Performance Space. Some 200 fashion merchandising and management students in five classes sold such …

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PhilaU Fashion Students Raise Funds At Pop-Up Shop: NBC10, 6ABC, KYW Newsradio

The pop-up shop featuring fashions and accessories by PhilaU fashion merchandising and management students was featured Dec. 3 on NBC10 and 6ABC during the 4 p.m. newscast and on KYW Newsradio.  The one-day shop raised more than $3,300 for the …

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Fashion Pop-Up Shop Raises Funds For Charity: WHYY Newsworks, Roxborough Review

The Dec. 3 pop-up shop featuring clothing and accessories by fashion merchandising and management students was featured in The Roxborough Review and WHYY Newsworks. Visit the pop-up shop, which raises funds for ChemoClothes, today, Dec. 3, until 3 p.m. in …

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Fashion Students Learn From Behind-The-Scenes Industry Visits

Philadelphia University fashion merchandising and management students this month had the opportunity to learn first-hand about different aspects of the fashion industry during trips to the New York and North Carolina offices of some of the biggest names in fashion. …

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Carson Kressley and Jay McCarroll Talk Fashion, Stress Collaboration at Discover Fashion Day

Some 170 prospective fashion students, parents and guests packed the Kanbar Campus Center Performance Space on Oct. 29 to participate in a conversation with Emmy Award-winning fashion celebrity Carson Kressley and “Project Runway” veteran Jay McCarroll. Kressley, who serves on …

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Assistant Professor Marie-Eve Faust talks about vanity sizing: Radio Times

Marie-Eve Faust, assistant professor of fashion merchandising and management, talked about vanity sizing and other issues relating to apparel fit and sizing on WHYY’s Radio Times July 30.

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