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LIM College is making news. Below are links to recent stories involving our people, programs, and events.

Hats off to Cheeky and Teal in Mystic
The Day, May 3, 2015
Feature article on LeeAnn Turgeon-Rutkovsky, an adjunct professor in LIM's Fashion Merchandising Department who also has a successful millinery business in Mystic, CT.

Destination shopping tours: In Paris and New York City
The Amsterdam News, April 16, 2015
Article about MBA alumna Chloe Johnston, who has a business organizing Parisian shopping tours.

LIM College Study "Shopping Trends Among 18-25 Year-Olds Reveals Millennials Not Loyal to Fashion Brands"
Boston Globe website, April 9, 2015
According to an LIM College study, Shopping Trends Among 18-25 Year-Olds” Reveals Millennials Not Loyal to Fashion Brands.

Trib Total Media readers rise to the challenge to create festive hats
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, April 3, 2015
Marjorie Lee Woo, Associate Chair of the Visual Merchandising Department, discusses Easter hats.

LIM College Introduces Master’s Degree in Global Fashion Supply Chain Management
Sourcing Journal, March 9, 2015
LIM College Introduces Master’s Degree in Global Fashion Supply Chain Management.

That's a "No" to Yoga Pants
Atlanta Journal Constitution, March 6, 2015
Fashion Merchandising professor Amanda Hallay discusses the propriety of yoga pants.

LIM College's Summer Fashion Lab to Highlight Tech, Social Media Marketing
Apparel Magazine, February 24, 2015
A feature on LIM College’s Summer Fashion Lab program.

Corporate Social Responsibility: Educating Future Generations in the Fashion Industry
Sourcing Journal, February 17, 2015
Article on Corporate Social Responsibility by Dean of Academic Affairs Michael Londrigan.

Neva Hall to Deliver Keynote at LIM College Commencement
Women's Wear Daily, February 4, 2015
WWD announces Neva Hall, the Executive Vice President of Neiman Marcus and alumna from the Class of 1974, to deliver the keynote at this year's commencement.

Mark Weber's Primer: From Dress Shirts to Donna Karan
Women's Wear Daily, January 13, 2015
Mark Weber, former Chief Executive Officer of LVMH Inc. and former Chairman and CEO of Donna Karan International, to speak at LIM College's CEO Speaker Series.

A Celebration of Imagination, Inspiration, and Innovation
National Retail Federation Website, January 12, 2015
LIM College student Biancha Felix awarded a scholarship at the National Retail Federation Foundation's inaugural Gala.

Texas twins launch online lifestyle shop that captures good vibes of a global vacation
Culture Map Houston, January 18, 2015
Amanda and Laura Ernst, LIM College Alumni from the Class of 2007, launch their own online lifestyle shop.

Courtney DeMonda Takes on the Fashion World
Teen Takeover, December 17. 2014
Profile of LIM College student, Courtney DeMonda.

What British Style Looks Like in New York
Nylon, December 15, 2014
Interview with exchange student, Monica Barelycorn.

Happy Holidays for Retailers
Reuters, December 12, 2014
Michael Londrigan, LIM's Dean of Academic Affairs, discusses consumer shopping trends for the 2014 holiday season.

Dress for Success: How You Showcase Apparel and Accessories Can Be The Key To Selling More of Them
The College Store, December 1, 2014
Chair of Visual Merchandising, Eric Feigenbaum, is quoted on merchandising apparel and accessories.

Crowds Turn Out for the NY Festival of Lights
Real Estate Weekly, November 12, 2014
LIM College Visual Merchandising students participate in the first New York Festival of Lights.

Novice Crafter? There's a Project for That! 
Associated Press, November 6, 2014
Dean of Academic Affairs Michael Londrigan quoted on using recycled materials for crafted gifts 

How to Wear the Latest Grunge Looks
My San Antonio, October 22, 2014
Fashion Merchandising professor Amanda Hallay discusses the history and influences of grunge.

New York Officials Salute LIM College on Its 75th Anniversary
The Mann Newswire, October 7, 2014
Elected officials throughout NYC gathered to celebrate LIM College's 75th Anniversary.

Quick-Change Retail Artists
Crain's New York Business, September 29, 2014
Dean of Academic Affairs Michael Londrigan quoted on the subject of retail store overhauls.

Meet East Sider & Young Fashion Maven Devyn Penney
East Side Monthly, September 19, 2014
LIM College student Devyn Penney interviewed about her personal shopping/styling/closet organization business

Lola's Boutique on Wheels
Massapequa Observer, September 15, 2014 
Article on LIM College alumna Laura Tingwall's mobile boutique business.

Jeans Face an Uncertain Future Amid Yoga Wear Rage
Associated Press, September 5, 2014
This was an Associated Press (AP) story that ran in hundreds of print and digital outlets nationwide, including the New York Daily News, Houston Chronicle, Los Angeles Herald, and San Francisco Chronicle.

Deals Only a Click Away for Back-To-School Season
Associated Press, August 21, 2014
Dean of Academic Affairs Michael Londrigan quoted on back-to-school shopping deals.

LIM College Celebrates 75 Years
Women's Wear Daily, August 13, 2014
Feature article honoring LIM College's 75th Anniversary.

Daniella Vitale Talks Barneys Growth at LIM
Women's Wear Daily, August 7, 2014
Daniella Vitale, chief operating officer and senior executive vice president of Barneys New York, speaks at LIM College's CEO Speaker Series.

Celebrating Women in Higher Education
GradSchools.com, July 28, 2014
LIM College President Elizabeth S. Marcuse profiled in article about female leaders in higher education

Women in Business Q&A: Angela Pellegrini, Saffron Road
Huffington Post, July 21, 2014
LIM College alumna Angela Pellegrini (Class of 2009) speaks on the success of her career at Saffron Road.

Store Mannequins Become More Realistic, Even Artistic
CBS This Morning, July 19, 2014
Chair of Visual Merchandising department Eric Feigenbaum discusses the history and evolution of mannequins.

Summer's Sneakers Add Flair to High Fashion
San Antonio Express News, July 9, 2014
Fashion Merchandising professor Amanda Hallay discusses sneakers in fashion.

Window Dressing: It's Kind of Like 'Project Runway' ...But For Windows
design:retail magazine, July 1, 2014
Visual Merchandising students participate in the design:retail Student Window Challenge at Saks Fifth Avenue.

Leadership Lessons from Michael Gould
Women's Wear Daily, June 16, 2014
Former Bloomingdale's chief executive officer Michael Gould shares his experience at LIM College's CEO Speaker Series.

Beyond the Tie: Smart Shopping for Father's Day
Associated Press, June 12, 2014
Dean of Academic Affairs Michael Londrigan gives advice on buying Father's Day gifts.

Apple's Beats Buy Joins Tech and Street-Wise Style
Associated Press, May 29 2014
Dean of Academic Affairs Michael Londrigan quoted on the convergence of fashion and technology.

Daniella Vitale Delivers LIM Keynote Address
Women's Wear Daily, May 23, 2014
Daniella Vitale, chief operating officer and senior executive vice president of Barney's, addresses LIM College's Class of 2014 at the College's annual Commencement ceremony at Avery Fisher Hall, Lincoln Center.

The Ethics of Fashion
The Wall Street Journal, April 24, 2014
Arts & Sciences faculty member Lucy Collins examines the ethics of fashion.

'Dress' Yoga Pants are Coming to an Office Near You
Fortune/CNN Money website, April 22, 2014
Dean of Academic Affairs Michael Londrigan discusses the rise in athletic apparel.

Will Hems Drop as 'Mad Men' Nears Decade's End?
The Boston Globe, April 12, 2014
Fashion Merchandising professor Amanda Hallay discusses the evolving style in Mad Men.

Undressing Today's Man: Men's Fashion Enters a Renaissance
Fortune Magazine/CNN Money website, March 14, 2014
Dean of Academic Affairs Michael Londrigan discusses the changing trends in men's fashion.

Want a Personal Shopper? You Don't Have to Be Rich
Associated Press, March 13, 2014
Dean of Academic Affairs Michael Londrigan is quoted in an article about online personal shopping services.

Mannequins Get a Makeover to Look More Realistic
Associated Press, January 29, 2014
Chair of Visual Merchandising Eric Feigenbaum discusses the changing trends among retail mannequins.

Barneys' Daniella Vitale Tapped to Give Keynote
Women's Wear Daily, January 28, 2014
Daniella Vitale, Chief Operating Officer and Senior Executive Vice President of Barneys New York, will deliver the keynote address at LIM College's 75th Commencement.

A Glance at History of Store Mannequins
Associated Press, January 28, 2014
Chair of Visual Merchandising Eric Feigenbaum is quoted on the history of store mannequins.


LIM College Fashion Show 2012


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