Events

 

Monday, July 22nd, 2013
6:00 p.m.
  • Event Check-in

    Lang Student Center

    55 W. 13th Street, 2nd Floor

6:30 p.m.
  • Fashion Campus NYC Kick-Off

    Lang Student Center

    55 W. 13th Street, 2nd Floor

Learn more about the Fashion Campus NYC curriculum and find out how to gain the most value from the program and its resources.

 

7:00 p.m.
  • Keynote Speaker- Uri Minkoff, CEO of Rebecca Minkoff

    Lang Student Center

    55 W. 13th Street, 2nd Floor

 

Tuesday, July 23rd, 2013
6:30 – 7:30 p.m.
  • A Tailored Approach: Career Path Workshop 1.

7:45 – 8:45 p.m.
  • A Tailored Approach: Career Path Workshop 2

7:45 – 9:30 p.m.
  • Fashioning a Business Plan: Business Case Study Workshop

We have two program tracks for Tuesday evening.

Track 1:

This track is intended primarily for undergraduate students, and features back to back Career Path Workshops.

Track 2:

This track is intended for MBA and graduate students, emerging professionals, and select undergraduates with considerable business experience.  It consists of one Career Path Workshop, followed by a hands-on Business Case Study Workshop.

Career Path Workshops

These workshops give participants the opportunity to interact with industry professionals and human resources (HR) managers. Participants will learn about specific jobs and companies and gain insight into what HR managers seek in job candidates.

The Business Case Study Workshop

This workshop is a real world business plan case study intended to give participants a chance to put their existing business skills to work, gaining industry specific knowledge and the chance to work closely with fashion business professionals.

 

Wednesday, July 24th, 2013
6:30 p.m.
  • Lifting the Fashion Veil: Industry Panel

    Tishman Auditorium

    66 W. 12th Street, Ground Floor

A discussion with professionals from the finance, sales, production, merchandising, marketing and buying areas of the fashion industry about how they got started, their day-to­-day roles, the key qualifications for their jobs and how their roles support their fashion firms.

 

7:45 p.m.
  • Breaking into the Fashion Industry: Closing Social

    Lang Student Center

    55 W. 13th Street, 2nd Floor

An opportunity to celebrate, dine and socialize with fellow participants and industry professionals, swap work and school stories, discuss career goals and share information on what it’s like to work and live in New York City.

DIRECTIONS

By Subway

Parsons The New School for Design is accessible by a variety of subway lines. For customized directions, visit www.hopstop.com.

Take the 4, 5, 6, N, R, Q or L trains to Union Square. Walk south to 13th Street, then west (turn right) towards 6th Avenue to go to 55 W.13th Street.

Take the 1, 2, 3, F or M trains to 14th Street. Walk south to 13th Street, then east (turn left).