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Posted: Oct 24, 2012
2012-2013 THE WARNACO GROUP, INC. SCHOLARSHIP AWARDS
TWO ITM MAJORS RECEIVE SHCOLARSHIPS WORTH $5768
ITM is proud to announce that the Warnaco Scholarship Selection Committee has chosen Nicole Lorden and Chelsea Cooper as recipients of the 2012-2013 The Warnaco Group, Inc. Scholarships. The Committee included Gail Monroe- Perry, Senior Director Talent Acquisition, Warnaco; Yadira Jankowski, Manager, Internal Communications, Warnaco; Eric Hertz, President, Center for Executive Development; Laura Rowen, Vice President, International Operations, Brooks Brothers; as well as Colette Young and Larissa Zemke, both Warnaco scholars and ITM alumnae 2012. The judges observed the successful scholarship recipients’ exceptional drive to perform, focused sense of how they wished to pursue their careers, their professionalism, leadership potential in the field of fashion, and service to the global community. The program is especially thankful to Warnaco and its dedicated employees for once again providing extra funding to ensure that this year's selection would cover FIT’s increased tuition.
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Posted: Oct 3, 2012
ITM DEPARTMENTAL SCHOLARSHIP AND NEW TIMES GROUP SCHOLARSHIP AWARDED

THREE ITM MAJORS RECEIVE SCHOLARSHIPS WORTH $5,200 EACH
AND ONE ITM MAJOR RECEIVES $2,600 SCHOLARSHIP
Chelsea N. Cooper, Maitri D. Mody, Diana C.Marin, Nicole C. Lorden
We are pleased to announce that the Selection Committee, composed of David Uricoli, Senior Director of Human Rights Compliance at Ralph Lauren Corporation and ITM advisory board member; Mike Cottell, Senior Vice President of Menswear at Ralph Lauren Corporation; Prof. Donna Sharp, Senior Partner, Sharp Global Partners, Ltd. and ITM Advisory Board member; Prof. Henry Welt, Chair of FIT's Department of Entrepreneurship and ITM Advisory Board member; and Bich Thu Cao Minh, Licensee Supervisor, Global Human Rights & Social Responsibility Program of PVH Corp. and outstanding ITM alumna, has chosen Chelsea N. Cooper, Maitri D. Mody, and Diana C. Marin as the recipients of this academic year's ITM Departmental Scholarships and Nicole C. Lorden as the recipient of the New Times Group ITM Scholarship. To read the full article...

Gemini Shippers Group
Posted: May 7, 2012
Gemini Shippers Association Academic Scholarship and Harold Sachs ITM 2013 Practicum Scholarships Awarded
FOUR ITM MAJORS RECEIVE SCHOLARSHIPS
We are pleased to announce that the Scholarship Selection Committee comprised of long-time ITM supporter, donor, and Lifetime Achievement Awardee ITM advisory board member, Sara Mayes, President of Gemini Shippers Association, Nick Barratt, Educator, ITM advisory board member and outstanding alumnus 1997, Amanda Barlow, Manager of United States Council for International Business, Marketing Chair of the Organization of Women in International Trade in New York, and exceptional ITM alumna 2005, have chosen Andrea Maeng as the recipient of the 2012-2013 Gemini Shippers Association Academic Scholarship.

The same committee also selected Chelsea N. Cooper, Nicole C. Lorden, and Claudia Huerta to receive the Harold Sachs ITM 2013 Practicum Scholarship traveling to Vietnam in January 2013. All three presented very strong project plans, a deep passion for traveling to Vietnam, and excellent knowledge of Harold Sach's background and career.

I hope that you will all join us in congratulating Andrea, Chelsea, Nicole, and Claudia as ITM’s new Gemini Shippers Association scholars.
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Posted: Apr 11, 2012
Andrea Maeng & Jennifer Rain
Andrea Maeng & Jennifer Rain
ITM student, Asian Student Network President, and Presidential Scholar Andrea Maeng met ITM alumna 2006, Presidential Scholar, Cotton Incorporated Scholar, and FIT valedictorian Jennifer Raines on 6 April, 2012 at Harvard Business School, where Jen is pursuing her MBA.

"Please join us in congratulating Andrea & Jennifer on their latest achievement!"

Interested in applying to Harvard Business School click on link for more details:
http://www.hbs.edu/mba/.

Posted: Feb 6, 2012
Prof. Regina PantasticoProf. Regina Pantastico The January issue of Sewing World featured the company, Cloud9 Fabrics, of Prof. Gina Pantastico, who is currently teaching a number of courses at the ITM and Entrepreneurship programs as well as overseeing the Free Trade Agreement research with some of ITM's brightest students and funded by Cotton Incorporated. She is also the ITM Alumni Coordinator and is in the processing of organizing an ITM alumni mentoring program to augment the ITM student mentoring program headed by Prof. Henry Welt.
See http://www.thesewingdirectory.co.uk/cloud-9-fabrics/ for details.

Posted: Feb 6, 2012
Talking Trade @ FIT Spring 2012 Guest Lecture Series
Details

Creating Sustainable Futures: Women’s Empowerment through the International Fashion Industry
Thursday, February 23, 2012
6:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
John E. Reeves Great Hall, at 28th Street and 7th Ave


Export Promotion Marketing
Thursday, May 3, 2012
3:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Feldman Center, 9th floor Board Room

 


Posted: Feb 6, 2012
DID YOU KNOW THE DEPARTMENT OF INTERNATIONAL TRADE & MARKETING (ITM) HAVE A FACEBOOK FAN PAGE?
Facebook Find us on Facebook:
http://www.facebook.com/pages/New-York-NY/FIT-International-Trade-and-Marketing-Department/251985915115?v=wall

Posted: Jan 30, 2012
2013 SCHOLARSHIPS FOR ITM MAJORS
Click on link for more details
- 2013 Gemini Shippers Association's Scholarships available to ITM Majors. Deadline: Noon, Friday, March 30, 2012
- Harold Sachs ITM 2013 Practicum Scholarship. Deadline: Noon, Friday, March 30, 2012

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