Archive for October, 2012

Glenda Bailey, Editor-in-Chief of Harper’s Bazaar, and Interior Designer Alessandra Branca Give Keynote at LIM College’s Fashion: Now & Then Conference

Posted on October 23rd, 2012 in Event | No Comments »

On October 19 and 20, professionals from the fashion industry, libraries, archives, academic institutions, publishers, and museums gathered at LIM College for Fashion: Now & Then, a conference on fashion information that consisted of lectures and panel discussions. Participants were drawn from around the globe, including the U.K., Denmark, Brazil, and Portugal.

Glenda Bailey, Editor-in-Chief of Harper’s Bazaar, along with famed interior designer Alessandra Branca (pictured at left), provided the conference’s keynote presentation as they discussed “Fashion and Interiors” in a Q&A format that included a slide show and active audience participation.

At the conference, several LIM College faculty members also presented their own original research and sat on panels, including Professors. Amanda Hallay, Susan Baxter, Nicole Kirpalani, David Benjamin, Robert Clark, Kenneth Kambara and Lucy Collins.

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LIM College Names Christopher J. Cyphers, Ph.D. as Executive Vice President

Posted on October 2nd, 2012 in General | No Comments »

LIM College has announced the appointment of Christopher J, Cyphers, Ph.D. as Executive Vice President. In this newly-created position, Dr. Cyphers will have direct oversight and responsibility for Academic Affairs, Student Affairs, Admissions and Institutional Research.  He reports to LIM College President Elizabeth S. Marcuse and is a member of the College’s Executive Committee.

In announcing the addition of Dr. Cyphers, LIM College President Elizabeth S. Marcuse said, “We are very excited to have Dr. Cyphers join LIM College in our most senior academic, student affairs, and enrollment management position. His wealth of experience and higher education leadership will go far as we position LIM College for increased academic excellence, enhanced experiential education and international expansion.”

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