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 Wednesdays from 12:20 - 1:10 PM in T01 Human Ecology Building, unless otherwise noted.  Refreshments re served at noon.  For more information, contact Karen Steffy at 607-255-8605.

Fall 2019

date speaker
September 18 Caley Taylor & Anastasia Edwards-Morel, CLO3D
How is CLO Shaping the Fashion Industry?
September 25 Professor Joselito Razal,  Deakin University
October 2 Prof. Denise Green, FSAD, Cornell University
Fashion Anthropology
October 9 Prof. Renzo Shamey, NCSU
On Determining Unique Hues
October 16 No Seminar
October 17
2:30 pm
Warren 401
Prof. Trisha L. Andrew, University of Massachusetts Amherst  
Sensing Human Behavior with Smart Garments
*Co-sponsored with the Department of Human Development
October 23 Prof. Midori Takasaki, Kyoto Institute of Technology
Preparation of Nanofiber Webs via Solvent-Free Laser-Electrospinning
October 30 No seminar
November 6 Prof. Carmen Keist,  Bradley University
Sizing Up the American Woman: The History and Future of the Plus-Sized Clothing Industry
November 13 Dr. Doug Farmer, The Lycra Company
November 15 
*2:30 pm*
Dr. Haskell Beckham, Ph.D., Columbia Sportswear
Innovation, Science and Technology at Columbia Sportswear
November 20 Dr. Soshana Smith, FSAD, Cornell University
November 27 No seminar
December 4 Graduate Student Speaking Competition