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.

Coming Soon: Season 4 of All Careers Considered

Welcome back! Stay tuned for a new episode of All Careers Considered which will be airing Friday, January 22. 


By Maureen Langley
Maureen Langley Designer & Marketing Coordinator Maureen Langley
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Senior Hanna Sarosy Kickstarts her Career on an International Scale

Senior Hanna Sarosy, majoring in Fashion Design and minoring in Merchandising through the Eskenazi School of Art, Architecture, + Design, got to utilize her skills and passions from Indiana University on an international scale. This past spring semester, Hanna had the …

By Elizabeth Patterson
Elizabeth Patterson Peer Coach Elizabeth Patterson
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Practicing Gratitude and Appreciating Your Network

As the semester ends, my thoughts always turn to reflection.  How do I make sense of the semester that is past and prepare for the semester to come? My career in higher education has always revolved around semesters, but perhaps …

By Amy Cornell
Amy Cornell Senior Associate Director, Alumni Engagement Amy Cornell
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Ascend Indiana can help December Graduates

Are you are graduating this December and still job searching? If you are looking for opportunities in Indiana, Ascend Indiana can help!

Ascend Indiana is a nonprofit designed to help college students find jobs + internships across the state. Partnering with …

By Hillary Nienhouse
Hillary Nienhouse Assistant Director, Employer Relations Hillary Nienhouse
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Now Hiring: Companies Searching for December 2020 Graduates

Students who graduate in December can face a unique challenge; they are often ready to job search when companies have slowed hiring. To address this, The Walter Center made a highly-curated list of current job openings. The list is organized …

By Hillary Nienhouse
Hillary Nienhouse Assistant Director, Employer Relations Hillary Nienhouse
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