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Highlights for the week of Nov. 2–8, 2020

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Get Out and Vote! 
Election Day is Nov. 3, and we can’t emphasize enough the importance of exercising your right to vote. FIT commissioned this short film by student Charlie Shelton, Advertising and Digital Design ’21, to help encourage everyone to cast your ballots!

More FIT Newsroom Stories on Voting: 

FIT Alumni and Faculty Murals Promote Voting
Suffragists Inspire Virtual Hat Exhibition

NOV 5, 1 PM  Virtual Artist Talk Series: Sue Willis and Joel Werring
NOV 5, 6 PM  Fashion Culture Online Event: Jeffrey Gibson and Korina Emmerich in Conversation

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Abigail DeVille with her sculpture in Manhattan’s Madison Square Park.Credit...Tonje Thilesen for The New York Times
“It’s a response to what happened this summer and what’s continuing to happen in terms of the calls for this racial reckoning,” Abigail DeVille, Fine Arts ’09, said to The New York Times about “Light of Freedom,” her new installation in Madison Square Park.

Social Media of the Week

On National Authors Day, Nov. 1, we celebrated Do Not Erase, a collection of photographs that celebrate mathematical explorations by Associate Professor of Photography Jessica Wynne, which will be published in spring 2021 by Princeton University Press. 

screenshot of FIT Instagram post using photo of professor Jessica Wynne taking photos of mathematician's chalkboard

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From Hue Magazine

Meet the Mastermind of The Amazing Race

How Elise Doganieri '90 found her way to Hollywood—and around the world

Elise Doganeri with a cameraman and producer in front of a shipwreck on a beach

microscope view of coronavirus
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