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Recognizing outstanding seniors

University of Delaware Alumni Association honors members of the graduating class with the 2024 Warner and Taylor Awards

College of Arts and Sciences faculty honored

Six UD faculty receive awards for excellence in the areas of teaching, scholarship, advising, advocation, faculty mentoring and service.

Creating sustainable and inclusive fashion

UD undergraduate student’s designs shown during Philly Fashion Week
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Anastasia (Stacey) Charbin

Chief Marketing Officer, Centric Software

Alexandra Cowie

Associate, Knit Fabric, Lilly Pulitzer

Alyssa Dellureficio

Director of Store Planning and Space Planning

Amalia Escobar

Product Developer, Under Armour

Ashley Paintsil

Director of Editorial Content and Outreach, FashInvest

Bai Li

PhD Student and Research Assistant

Callie Weldon

Sustainable Sourcing Manager for Clothing & Accessories, EarthHero

Colleen McCann

Fashion Consultant

Cynthia Gale

Owner, Cynthia Gale New York

Dana Fetch

Accounting Associate, First Round Capital

Dani Civil

Technical Designer, Under Armour

Elizabeth Way

Assistant Curator of Costume, The Museum at the Fashion Institute of Technology

Emily Bauer


Erin Scott

Division Merchandising Manager, Destination Maternity

Jacqueline Gordon

Global Buying Manager

Jillian Silverman

Product Sustainability Manager, Fashions Unlimited

Kelsey Pushkarewicz

Designer, IZOD Sportswear

Kamryn Mogul

Associate Product Manager, Tory Burch, LLC.

Marielle Newman

Color Analytics Manager, Under Armour

Megan Dawson-Elli

Assistant Merchant, LOFT

Nga Nguyen

Innovation and Strategy, VisionFwd

Paula Zusi

Global Operations Advisor - Retail Supply Chain, Advent International

Rita Chang

Business Owner

Stephanie Joseph

Assistant Costume Designer and Costume Production Assistant

Ashley Jackson

Buyer, Burlington Stores

Xingqui Lou

Assistant Professor in Apparel, Merchandising, Design, and Textiles at Washington State University

Charquetta Hudson

Assistant Teaching Professor, Syracuse University College of Visiual and Performing Arts

Cheyenne Smith

Assistant Teaching Professor, Department of Textile and Apparel Management, University of Missouri

Afia Asamoah

Makeup Analyst, Sephora @ Kohl's

Natalie Kaucic

Global Merchant, Levi's on the Dockers Brand

Meera Kripalu

Marketing Operations Coordinator, Anthropologie

Amy Wald

Associate Production Manager, Women's Tops at Madewell

Julianna Alfieri

Sourcing Specialist, Party City

Maria Starling

Production Assistant, Fashions Unlimited Inc.

Felicia Bello

pace Materials Engineer Technician, ILC Dover/Collins Aerospace/NASA

Samantha Ellers

Product Integrity Testing and Compliance Assistant, Lilly Pulitzer

Dan Koob

Assistant Designer at Calvin Klein

Sarah Carlson

Merchandising Assistant at Bergdorf Goodman

Julianne Kinkela Applegate

Business Development, SEDDI Inc.



Behind the Seams: Science ​and Social Responsibility Shape Fashion's Future

University of Delaware Magazine highlights research by the Department of Fashion and Apparel Studies students and faculty​.