Turning a Fashion Show Event into an Event Planning Class

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2007-08-01
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Marcketti, Sara
Marcketti, Sara
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The Iowa State University Fashion Show is the most public event in the Textiles and Clothing (TC) Program. It is currently in its 26th year and is attended by over 1,800 guests, including Iowa State University’s president, local dignitaries, elected officials and minor celebrities, and industry executives and has an annual budget of $30,000. Every aspect, from the development of apparel designs to the planning and promotion of the runway show, is completed by undergraduate students.

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<p>This article is from <em>Campus Events Professional </em>(2007): pp. 3-4. Posted with permission.</p>
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event planning, faculty advisement, public relations
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