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FEATURED STORY Yurman and Hilfiger to Speak at 2019 Commencement
This Wednesday, May 22, FIT will hold its 73rd annual commencement ceremonies at Radio City Music Hall. Jewelry designer David Yurman will speak at the morning ceremony for the schools of Art and Design and Liberal Arts; designer Tommy Hilfiger will address the graduates of the Jay and Patty Baker School of Business and Technology in the afternoon. Yurman and fashion designer Stephen Burrows, who is an FIT alumnus, will receive the degree of Honorary Doctor of Fine Arts, and Hilfiger will receive the President’s Award for Lifetime Achievement. More than 3,800 students will be awarded associate’s and bachelor’s degrees in 41 programs, with more than 2,000 attending commencement. Read more about the speakers here; learn more at fitnyc.edu/commencement.