The Fashion Institute of Technology will conduct its 2015 commencement exercises for all associate's, baccalaureate, and master's degree candidates on Thursday, May 21, 2015.
Ceremonies will take place at the following times:
- School of Art and Design and School of Graduate Studies: 10:30 am
Honorary Degree Recipient: Daniel Libeskind, Founder and Principal Design Architect, Studio Daniel Libeskind
President's Award for Creative Excellence: Randy Fenoli í93, CEO, Randy Fenoli Enterprises, Inc. and FIT Alumnus
Speaker: Brooke Shields, Award-winning Actress, Model, and Best-selling Author
- Jay and Patty Baker School of Business and Technology and School of Liberal Arts: 3 pm
Presidentís Award for Lifetime Achievement: Peter G. Scotese, Former President and CEO of Springs Mills, Chairman Emeritus of FITís Board of Trustees
President's Award for Creative Excellence: Joy Herfel Cronin '89, Ralph Lauren Corporation Group President for Wholesale and Retail for the Americas, FIT Foundation Director, and FIT Alumna
Speaker: Marc J. Metrick, President, Saks Fifth Avenue
The School of Graduate Studies will conduct a hooding ceremony on Wednesday, May 20, at 6 pm.