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AMID Students honored by YMA Fashion Scholarship Fund

AMID StudentsOn January 10, 2012 in New York City at the Waldorf Astoria, students from Indiana University were honored as YMA Fashion Scholarship Scholars.  These students were honored by the YMA Fashion Scholarship Fund, a national non-profit association consisting of influential members of the fashion community, dedicated to promoting education of the fashion arts and business by granting scholarships to talented students and facilitating internships, mentorships and career programs.  Students each received $5,000 scholarships as well as networking opportunities with fashion industry corporate executives.

Three IU students were honored this year from the Apparel Merchandising Program. Pictured are this year’s awardees from left to right: Alexandra Hoffman, Lia Saunders and Allison Matsel.  Also pictured is Linda Xiong who was one of the 2011 Scholars from IU. 

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