|Textiles and clothing alum Yvonne Barrett featured by Ankeny Register|
Barrett, who graduated from Iowa State in 1961 with a degree in textiles and clothing, was featured recently by the Ankeny Register & Press Citizen. Barrett has had a doll hospital called "Yvonne's Doll Spa" since 1977. She belongs to the United Federation of Doll Clubs and two affiliate local clubs, Iowa Kate Shelley Doll Club and Sunbonnet Doll Club. The newspaper article featured her attending the National Convention of the United Federation of Doll Clubs in Kansas City where she won a first-place ribbon for her oriental doll, six fourth-place ribbons for her other dolls, and taught a workshop on creating dresses. She continues to give programs, seminars and workshops as well as research and repair dolls and doll costumes. More»
|Trend magazine celebrates its 10-year anniversary|
Trend Magazine is a completely student-run publication focusing on fashion, beauty, body, and lifestyle for women and men in the Iowa State University community.
|Hospitality management research poster ranked second best|
Hospitality Management was well represented at the 2015 International Hospitality Information Technology Association (iHITA) annual research conference in Austin, TX.
|Attend opening reception of "Women for Women: Female Fashion Designers" exhibit|
Visit the opening reception of the "Women for Women: Female Fashion Designers" exhibit in the Textiles and Clothing Museum's Mary Alice Gallery in 1015 Morrill Hall, Sept. 2 from 6 to 7:30 p.m. The exhibit will be open Aug. 24 to Dec. 18, Monday to Friday, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Attendance is free. More»
|Hospitality Management faculty and grad students win awards at ICHRIE|
Four faculty members and six current graduate students attended the 2015 ICHRIE conference in Orlando to present their research at this major professional gathering for hospitality management faculty, graduate students, and industry partners.
|Event management student Valerielizabeth Villa wins Education Foundation scholarship|
Valerie, a senior in event planning, won the Education Foundation Scholarship. She also spoke on opening day of the conference in Fort Lauderdale about the challenges she faced and how the Education Foundation scholarship helped her overcome them. More».
|Eric Brown and Thomas Schrier begin president and vice president roles for the Central Federation Board of ICHRIE in August|
Eric Brown, an assistant professor in hospitality management, will be the new president of the Central Federation Board of The International Council on Hospitality, Restaurant, and Institutional Education (ICHRIE), a nonprofit professional association that aims to improve the hospitality industry. He currently serves as vice president.
|AMD alum Todd Snyder featured in New York Times, NPR, Wall Street Journal|
Iowa State alum Todd Snyder was featured prominently by several national media outlets this week as part of the coverage of New York men's fashion week.
|Iowa State ranked as top fashion merchandising and design school in the nation|
New rankings by Fashion School Career Advice (fashion-schools.org) show we're No. 1 in the Midwest for fashion merchandising, No. 2 nationally among public schools and colleges, and No. 3 nationally.
|AESHM graduate students, alum and professor win case study competition|
Iowa State University swept all three awards in the International Council on Hotel, Restaurant, and Institutional Education (ICHRIE)'s Johnson & Wales Case Study Competition. Rex Warren, a distance education graduate student, along with Ph.D. student Jane Boyland placed first earning $1,000. ISU alum Swathi Ravichandran took second place and $750. Third place and $500 went to graduate student Jim Butler and SoJung Lee, an assistant professor in apparel, events, and hospitality management. More».