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The independent news website of The Kent Stater & TV2

Kent Wired

Photo Courtesy of TNS: Jocelyn Simms, a senior design student at the Fashion School at Kent State University and who attended the campus extension in New York last year, works on her senior project in Kent, Ohio, Friday, October 20, 2006. (Lew Stamp/Akron Beacon Journal/MCT)

Kent State’s fashion school holds its own

Felicia Guadagni November 22, 2015

Kent State's Fashion School sees a high increase in enrollment this year.According to Kent State's Institutional Research, the College of the Arts, which is largely made up of fashion school students,...

Vera Bradley’s vice president of merchandising visits KSU Fashion School

Felicia Guadagni November 16, 2015

The fashion merchandising program at Kent State University’s Fashion School garnered attention when it hosted keynote speaker Rosemary Ricketts, Vera Bradley vice president of merchandising, Monday night.Prior...

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The business of fashion: local entrepreneurs speak to FSO and CEO

Felicia Guadagni November 2, 2015

The Fashion Student Organization teamed up with the Collegiate Entrepreneurs’ Organization in an effort to address its entrepreneurial-minded members in a co-hosted event at Rockwell Auditorium Monday...

Fashion and entrepreneurship combine

Felicia Guadagni October 28, 2015

The Fashion Student Organization is pairing with the Collegiate Entrepreneurs’ Organization to host a speaking event highlighting local fashion entrepreneurs.The member-only event will be held in Rockwell...

Junior fashion design majors Evan Costello (left) and Gina Lytz (right) have their costumes ready for Halloween. Evan is going as fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld, and Gina is going as fashion designer Betsy Johnson.

Fashion students don favorite designer’s clothes

Felicia Guadagni October 20, 2015

Evan Costello, junior fashion design major, is using Halloween as an opportunity to completely transform. Costello, who has a warm presence and a welcoming personality, will be channeling an icy, serious...

Photo courtesy of Paige Meacham

Kent State alumna shows collection at New York and Paris Fashion Week

Felicia Guadagni October 5, 2015

Recent Kent State graduate Paige Meacham was nominated by the Kent State Fashion School to compete in the Supima Design Competition. The competition allowed Meacham to show her collection at both Mercedes-Benz...

Fashion from 1920s exhibited at Kent State University Museum

Felicia Guadagni September 21, 2015

The flapper-style fashion is making a comeback at Kent State University Fashion Museum in its newest exhibit titled “Flapper Style: Fashions of the 1920s” opening Sept. 25.Forty different pieces, including...

Students walk out of The Kent State Fashion Building Tuesday, Sept. 15, 2015. The increase of enrollment has faculty questioning what this means for the constantly growing fashion school.

Fashion school flooded with new students

Felicia Guadagni September 16, 2015

Kent State's school of Fashion has increased nearly 20 percent in the last decade. The increase in the Fashion School student body has been a gradual process, but the challenges of handling such a large...

I went to an event at Buffalo Wild Wings, and I had on a walrus nose.

That’s awkward…

We all have them. That piece of toilet paper stuck to the bottom of your shoe. That slip on ice in front of the person you’ve been crushing on for weeks.Awkward moments can happen to anyone, and for...

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