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URI Fashion Study Tour: New York City
New York City, United States (Outgoing Program)
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URI Fashion Study Tour - NYC

This program is a 5-day exploration of the fashion capital, the New York City.  Students visit upscale fashion retailers like Dover Street Market, as well as important apparel designers, merchandisers, sourcing houses, trend forecasting company and the FIT and MET museums. Finally, the itinerary also includes a networking event, aka alumni meet, giving students opportunity to interact with the current industry experts.

ACADEMICS

Students will earn 1 URI credits for TMD 342: Fashion Study Tour.
Course work will be supplemented with  visits to fashion business houses and showrooms, specializing in various segments of the fashion supply chain, as well as museums. 
A sample syllabus can be found here
: TMD 342 - NYC Tour Spring 2019.pdf

ACCOMMODATIONS

Students will stay in double-occupancy rooms while on the program. Breakfast, lunch and dinner will be provided.
 

PROGRAM COST

Program Fee: $1,417

Program fee includes: 
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • Transportation to (and in) NYC
  • Excursions and cultural activities
NOTE: All fees subject to change.

 

PROGRAM DIRECTORS

Elaine Grullón 
(401) 874-9366 - elaine_grullon@uri.edu
Lecturer, College of Business: Textiles, Fashion Merchandising and Design


Susan J. Jerome
(401) 874-2299 - sjjerome@uri.edu
Collections Manager, Historic Textile & Costume Collection
College of Business: Textiles, Fashion Merchandising and Design

 


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