|AESHM faculty, staff travel to Taipei to develop partnership with Fu Jen Catholic University|
AESHM professors Eulanda Sanders and Ann Marie Fiore and academic adviser Ann Thye left March 27 for Taipei to develop a new partnership between Iowa State University and Fu Jen Catholic University, which has an excellent fashion program.
|Sara Marcketti and Carmen Keist featured in Wall Street Journal|
Carmen Keist, former Iowa State University Ph.D. student, and Sara Marcketti, associate director of apparel, merchandising and design department, were recently featured in the Wall Street Journal in a weekly column about the new social media campaign that seeks to ban the word "plus-size" in the modeling industry.
|AMD alum Caine Westergard collaborates with artist Jeff Hanson|
Caine Westergard, who graduated in 2014 in apparel, merchandising, and design, collaborated with Jeff Hanson, a young artist from Kansas City who because of an optic nerve tumor has very low vision.
|Watch WHO-TV at 5 p.m. Wednesday to see a sneak peek of The Fashion Show at Iowa State|
Megan Reuther, a reporter at WHO-TV, interviews Fashion Show producers Mary Kate Knabel and Emily Brimeyer, assistant producers Lauryn Stromberg and Delaney Claire Eilts, designers Mia Pierson and Stephanie Sorensen, and takes a look at some of the garments that will be on the runway for The Fashion Show 2015, 7 p.m. April 11 at Stephens Auditorium. More»
|AESHM professors travel to South Africa to share their expertise about food safety|
Associate professor Lakshman Rajagopal and adjunct professor Catherine Strohbehn recently visited the University of Pretoria in South Africa to share their expertise on food safety research, challenges, and cooperative extension at a mini symposium. More»
|AMD graduate student Whitney Rorah wins Omaha Fashion Week's third showcase|
Rorah won top designer for showcase III of Omaha Fashion Week on Saturday, March 14. She won a $500 prize from SAC Federal Credit Union. More»
|AMD graduate student Katie Thompson wins Omaha Fashion Week's second showcase|
Thompson won this year's second designer showcase at Omaha Fashion Week. Her line featured custom-printed fabrics with unique cage-like layers in shades of marsala against black and white. This is Thompson’s third showing at Omaha Fashion Week.
|AESHM alum Lynn Hempe featured in Detroit Free Press|
Hempe, who received her bachelor's degree in textiles and clothing from Iowa State in 1981, is featured in the Detroit Free Press for her work with Meijer, a supermarket chain, and their apparel section. More»
|AESHM student Andrea Tate featured in Ames Tribune|
The Ames Tribune featured apparel, merchandising, and design student Andrea Tate in its Feb. 25 issue. Tate creates new fashions from used apparel to cut down on waste in the fashion industry. She markets her products with her own apparel company, Ohtatie. More»
|Attend the apparel, events, and hospitality management poster festival|
The Department of Apparel, Events, and Hospitality Management is holding its annual poster festival on Thursday, March 5 from 3-5:30 p.m. Posters and manikins featuring design, research, and teaching scholarship will be displayed throughout first floor of LeBaron and ground floor of MacKay halls. Refreshments will be served.