Tune in Wednesday, May 22 from 7pm – 9pm to watch the 65th Annual Parsons Benefit, 2013. Honoring Bonnie Brooks of Hudson’s Bay Company and Parsons Alumn, Jack McCollough and Lazaro Hernandez of Proenza Schouler the show features the top graduating fashion designs on the runway, in children’s, menswear and womenswear.
One of Parsons BFA and MFA alumni, Paula Cheng, has won a spot as a finalist in the International Talent Support (ITS) competition, 2013. This is the first time a Parsons alumni has placed, and with a selection of over 1500 entries, Paula deserves a big round of applause. She started at Parsons in the [...]
Interviewed and written by: Amanda Silva Britto. AAS Fashion Marketing student. Melissa Hall and Priyanka Kundu are two very talented Parsons Alumni selected for the 2013 NYC Fashion Fellows. Designed for rising stars in the fashion business, the yearlong fellowship program provides executive-level mentoring, networking and community-building opportunities, along with continuing education and career advancement workshops with industry professionals to measurably accelerate [...]
Parsons and Bloomingdale’s partnered up to support the Parsons Scholars Program, #bthenext with a celebration in the Bloomingdale’s NYC flagship store, the last week in April. The event brought together notable alumni from Parsons, and 5 Parsons Scholars, to showcase their work. Directly off Bloomie’s 4th floor escalators, were the beautiful and uniquely designed garments [...]
Recruiters from Inditex, the parent company of Zara and Massimo Dutti, will be coming to Parsons May 2 – 3, 2013 to interview graduating students for full-time job opportunities. There will be an information session about Inditex on Thursday May 2, 2013 from 6:00-7:00 p.m., in 79 5th Ave, Room 1618, 16th floor. The information [...]
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The Initiatives in Arts and Culture are offering a special Parsons rate for the upcoming, New York Gold Conference. Anyone interested in jewelery, design, and the price of valuable raw materials will want to check out this conference. To buy tickets, visit Acteva.com/go/gold . Enter “PARSONS” in the Promotion Code, for a $175 half-price ticket. [...]
Global Fashion PR firm, KCD is making some of the upcoming New York Fashion Week shows available live in real time. Their Digital Fashion Shows platform will be open to the public for the Fall/Winter 2013 season for the first time. All fashion enthusiasts are able to get the same “front row” viewing experience by [...]