Fiber Science & Apparel Design

FSAD Graduate Seminar Series

Each semester, FSAD offers seminars on topics important to our teaching and research.  The typical audience consists of graduate students, academic staff and faculty, however these seminars are open to the general public.  Seminars are usually held on Thursdays from 12:20 - 1:10 PM in MVR G87 unless otherwise noted.  For more information, contact Karen Steffy at 607-255-8605.

Spring 2017

January 26      No seminar

February 2      Prof. Juan Hinestroza, Fiber Science & Apparel Design, Cornell University

February 9      Prof. Lourdes Font, Fashion Institute of Technology
                            Paris Fashion for America: Researching the Buyer Max Meyer (1786-1953) at FIT and Cornell

February 16    tbd

February 23   Prof. Brent Luvaas, Drexel University
                            Influence Fatigue, or, Why I am No Longer a Street Style Blogger

March 2           tbd

March 9            tbd

March 16          Prof. Denise Green, Fiber Science & Apparel Design, Cornell University

March 23          tbd

March 30          Prof. Christina Moon, Parsons, the New School
                             Fashion City: Diaspora and fast-fashion in the U.S. and Asia

April 6               Spring Break

April 13             Prof. Hyunjoo Im, University of Minnesota
                             The Power of Visual Influence in Consumer Decision Making

April 20             Graduate Student Speaking Competition

April 27              Prof. Alison Matthews David, Ryerson University
                              Fashion Victims: The Material Culture of Deadly Dress

May 4                  Prof. Solen Roth, School of Design, University de Montreal