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On the Cover: SPRING 2015

Commemorating FIT’s 70th anniversary, this collection of 68 photos from the college’s yearbook, Portfolio, represents a progression from 1946 (top left), the first year the college granted degrees, to 2014 (bottom right). Researcher Julianna Dow, Fashion and Textile Studies: History, Theory, Museum Practice ’08, scoured the decades for the pictures that best captured the styles…

70 YEARS OF FIT
Hue looks back as we move forward

This academic year marks FIT’s 70th anniversary. As institutions go, 70 is relatively young. But the college has come a long way from that tiny trade school back in 1944—100 students in borrowed space in the Central High School of Needle Trades—to the FIT of today, an internationally renowned college with a ten-building campus, nearly…