|Ames Tribune features new clothing line by AMD alums Jaya Iyer and Mansi Batra|
AESHM alums Jaya Iyer and Mansi Batra are featured in the Ames Tribune for their clothing line meant to empower young girls to be athletes, firefighters, scientists, astronauts — or whatever they want to be. More»
|Fashions by AMD graduate student Whitney Rorah featured in spring Revival magazine|
The spring issue of Revival, released April 23, contains eight pages featuring garments designed by Rorah. The section is entitled "La Vie En Rose" and showcases some of Rorah's glamorous dresses, as well as a bolero and cape. Copies of Revival magazine could be picked up at Memorial Union, Friley Hall, and the College of Design. More»
|AMD lecturer, students teach at South African sewing center|
Christina Denekas, a lecturer in apparel, events, and hospitality management, and seven students — Nancy Alonso, Julie Anderson, Kaylee Cranston, Ciera Iwen, Bethany Sauer, Andrea Tate, and Yesica Valdovinos — are currently on a study tour in South Africa, May 10-28.
|Eulanda Sanders renewed as endowed professor|
Sanders was renewed May 15 as the Donna R. Danielson Professor in Textiles and Clothing at Iowa State University. She works in apparel, merchandising, and design and has been at Iowa State for three years. More»
|KCCI TV video features Colin Behr heading to dream job as shoe designer|
Graduating with a double major in apparel, merchandising, and design and industrial design, Colin Behr walked off the stage at Iowa State’s commencement and into his ultimate dream job — designing footwear for Nikes. The clip aired on KCCI TV News on Thursday, May 7. More»
|Alex Peters awarded CHS Camp Pride Scholarship|
Peters, majoring in apparel, merchandising, and design, is the recipient of the College of Human Sciences Camp Pride Scholarship.
|Lakshman Rajagopal and Catherine Strohbehn named Exemplary Faculty Mentors|
Rajagopal, an associate professor in AESHM, and Strohbehn, an adjunct professor in AESHM, were among those to receive the ISU 2015 Exemplary Faculty Mentor Award at a ceremony 4 p.m. May 6 in the Cardinal Room of the Memorial Union.
|Six apparel, merchandising, and design students participate in the Red Dress Exhibit|
Apparel, merchandising, and design undergraduates Haley Wandro, Hannah Dehaan-Birch, Bethany Sauer, Alana Barnett, Basilia Koster, and grad student Whitney Rorah participated in the Red Dress Exhibit at the Story County Go Red Women Luncheon on Friday, April 24.
|AMD students take 200 dresses to Africa|
Next week apparel, merchandising, and design students will deliver 200 dresses to South African children in need of clothing. The dresses were constructed by students in the AMD 221 course, apparel production processes, taught by Sharon Wirth. The study tour to South Africa is led by Christina Denekas.
|AESHM students take top awards at the Trashion Show|
Students in AESHM 222 hosted the annual Trashion Show held at the Aveda Salon in Ames.