Miami stitches fashion design into curriculum

By Abbey Gringas Fashion lovers and aspiring “Project Runway” contestants rejoice: Miami University is now offering a minor in fashion design starting this semester thanks to the efforts of the Miami University Fashion and Design Club (MUFCD) and the campus fashion magazine UP. The minor will teach students how to create garments as well as give them runway experience and historical perspective, according the Miami University College of Creative Arts website. Associate Dean for the College of Creative Arts Susan Ewing said for the moment, the program would focus primarily on design. “We applaud the efforts of a student club bringing real curriculum change on its campus. See, it is possible.” Read the full article here: http://www.miamistudent.net/arts-entertainment/miami-stitches-fashion-design-into-curriculum-1.3141782#.UwTqwWJdVRU

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