Academy of Art University Sends Students To Fashion Week

New York Fashion Week is one of the most coveted times of fashion. This annual celebration is a fun filled week of fashion’s biggest names, the trends of the next season and a hub of celebrities gathering to watch the runways of beautiful and fashionable fashions. The Academy of Art University sends a select few students to attend New York Fashion Week. The students will be creating and presenting their runway collections to bloggers, fashionistas, magazine editors and big name celebrities.

The Academy of Art University began in 1929. The school is located in San Francisco, California. They provide many programs both on campus and online that prepares students for professions in design, communication and other creative fields. Their alumni have had amazing careers in design, fashion, television, film and other art disciplines.

Their School of Fashion is a leading program that enables students to curate their creative fashion sense into works of arts. These works of art become legendary and many of these students get their start at New York Fashion Week. The students will present their collections at Pier 59 Studios. This show will be a presentation of design, art, fashion but also new designers wishing to make a name for themselves. The School of Fashion is not new to this. They have been prepping their designers since 2005 to create collections for New York Fashion Week. These students and recent graduates have created collections of women’s and men attire. Three collections were created with a theme of knitwear, design and textile.

The Academy of Art University is a place of love and passion for the arts. The university’s founders began the school in a small loft. With time, they had to get another location due to their expansion. They brought on more staff and introduced more courses as students began to flood to the school.

Today, the Academy of Art University is a respected art institution. They have a mission of creating the next generation of tastemakers and artists. New York Fashion Weeks is only one of the places where the world gets a glimpse at the university’s talent.

 

Orange Coast College Launches a Recycling Program in California

Orange Coast College recently commissioned a recycling facility in California. The esteemed college spent $7 million to construct the facility. This recycling center occupies a five-acre plot and will cater for the growing needs of the Orange Coast College. The Adams Avenue facility is built next to the recycling center of the school.

Features of the new building

The Adams Avenue facility is a significant upgrade compared to what the Orange Coast College has been using to provide recycling services. This modern property is five times bigger and offers ample parking space. The Adams Avenue facility houses numerous meeting areas, offices, and other rooms.

Improved recycling services

Orange Coast College is the leading recycling center in Southern California. Residents travel from all parts of the state to ensure that they drop off their waste at Orange Coast College for recycling. This new construction adopts the state-of-the-art technology, and it will provide more recycling capabilities.

Advantages of the system

The recycling program provides the residents of Southern California with an easier way to get rid of their unwanted stuff, and they still get money from it. Aside from monetary value, this recycling facility saves people time since it is strategically located.

Sustainability advantages
This recycling facility is eco-friendly and is aimed at generating power to be used at Orange Coast College. The recycling program will drastically reduce the levels of coal and gas produced when plants burn.

About Orange Coast College

Orange Coast College is a school based in California, United States. This college was founded in 1947, and Dr. Dennis Harkins head it. Orange Coast College has more than 25,000 students that study various high-quality courses. Since it was formed, the Orange Coast College has become the largest community college in Orange County, California. This school employs the latest technology and offers more than 135 diploma and degree courses. Orange Coast College also operates Technical Education Programs that help students identify what career path they wish to take.

Orange Coast College transfers most of its students to the University of California and California State University systems. This community college is one of the best performing schools in the state of California. Learn more: http://www.orangecoastcollege.edu/about_occ/Pages/default.aspx