In collaboration with the American Heart Association's Go Red for Women campaign and the Office of Community Engagement, the fashion design program hosted the “A Red Dress Affair.'
Miranda Watson ’15 wanted to have her own fashion brand from the time she was 15 years old. VPA's fashion design program helped her achieve that dream, and be named an up-and-coming sustainable brand by Vogue.
Tairan Li and Chao Huang, industrial and interaction design majors, have grown their Invent@SU device into a business valued at $5 million. Still full-time students, they travel on weekends to Boston where their company is based to keep the project moving forward.