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Spring Forward: Guest Speakers in Clean Fashion

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Leading sustainability experts visit LIM classes

LIM is committed to being a powerful, consistent voice for implementing sustainable business practices in the fashion industry. 

The College has worked toward this goal in number of ways, such as cohosting the annual Fashion and Sustainability Summit since 2018, launching a Sustainability Minor, and making sustainability a staple of its Fashion Merchandising program.

In keeping with LIM’s mission to connect students directly with industry professionals, faculty members Michelle Alleyne, Beth Hochberg, and Andrea Kennedy have welcomed leading industry names in environmental impact and climate reality into their classrooms this semester.

Among these recent guests have been:

This impressive roster of speakers have educated students about ecofriendly business practices and how to work toward long-term solutions that benefit both producers and consumers of fashion goods.