Design, Retail + Apparel

ARE YOU INSPIRED BY THE TRANSFORMATIVE POWER OF ART AND DESIGN? Do you have an interest in fashion, interior design, product development, management, or merchandising?

Consider utilizing this career community if:

  • You follow fashion trends and dream of creating your own collections.
  • You sometimes imagine solving common problems by designing new consumer products.
  • You love the idea of designing interior spaces and achieving the perfect balance between beauty and functionality.
  • You are drawn to the business side of fashion or design.
  • You are inspired by the challenge of working on complex projects, directing a creative team, and managing the financial and logistical sides of retail or product distribution.

Explore the Design, Retail + Apparel career community to gain valuable insights from working professionals, learn about internships and job opportunities, and keep up with current trends.

All Careers Considered: The Importance of Diversity in Your Network with Alan Bacon

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All Careers Considered can be found wherever you get your podcasts, like Spotify and Apple Podcasts. View the transcript of this episode. 

Alan Bacon graduated in 2003 with his degree in Criminal Justice and African American Studies. He currently …

By Camryn Schreiner
Camryn Schreiner Videography Intern Camryn Schreiner
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All Careers Considered: Using AAADS major to create positive change with Bianca Tirado

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All Careers Considered can be found wherever you get your podcasts, like Spotify and Apple Podcasts. View the transcript of this episode.

Bianca Tirado graduated in 2009 with her degree in African American and African Diaspora Studies. Since then, she’s …

By Camryn Schreiner
Camryn Schreiner Videography Intern Camryn Schreiner
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NYC Career Trek: Fashion and Apparel Industry

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The virtual NYC Career Trek still allows you to meet four Apparel Merchandising alumni and experience a little bit of what it’s like to live and work in New York City.  It’s not quite the same as visiting the Big …

By Amy Cornell
Amy Cornell Senior Associate Director, Alumni Engagement Amy Cornell
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All Careers Considered: Living Overseas After College With Alex Moler

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All Careers Considered can be found wherever you get your podcasts, like Spotify and Apple Podcasts. View the transcript of this episode.

Alex Moler graduated in 2012 and studied History, International Studies, and Near Eastern Languages and Cultures. He has …

By Camryn Schreiner
Camryn Schreiner Videography Intern Camryn Schreiner
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Going to Portfolio Review Day? These Reviewers have Sessions Left

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Thinking about getting your creative portfolio reviewed at Portfolio Review Day on October 14, 2020?
To attend portfolio reviews, you must first register for the event on Handshake. You will then recieve an email with more instructions on how to …

By Maureen Langley
Maureen Langley Designer & Marketing Coordinator Maureen Langley
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