President- Jahsarah Ardila
Vice President- Morgana Kattermann
Treasurer- Valentina Gomez
VP Events- Louise Ford
Secretary- Sheri A Sharif
Photo above Left to Right: (Sheri Sharif, Valentina Gomez, Louise Ford, Morgana Kattermann, Felix Marrou)
Activities and Photos:
The FIT AATCC Club were invited to see the Textile conservatory at the Museum of Modern Art in NYC. The Club was hosted by Kisook Suh a Conservator in the Textile Conservation department. The club learned about how the curators repair tapestries and how they go about matching dye colors to keep the original look of the piece as best they can.
September 2019 FIT Student Chapter Visit
September 2018 Student chapter Meeting
Social Media: Facebook and Instagram @FIT_AATCC
Thursday May 2, 2019
Fashion Institute of Technology:
Presents a “Forum on Sustainable Labor Practices”
Katie Murphy Amphitheater
Free Pizza for Students!
Join us to discuss strategies that our Government Officials, Apparel Brands, as well as Science & Technology companies are using to improve working conditions and combatting IP theft around the world.
Guest Speakers Include:
Kenneth J.F. Kennedy, Senior Policy Advisor; Forced Labor Programs Homeland Security
Mr. Kennedy manages the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement Forced Labor
Program–a position that he has held for more than five years. During that time, he has
developed and expanded the program into new enforcement areas, while conducting outreach and opening discussions to build a comprehensive and just enforcement model that recognizes the concerns of the business community, civil society groups, foreign governments, and other U.S. government agencies, while still balancing both human rights and trade concerns.
AATCC Membership/Publications Director Maria Thiry visits FIT