In AMM we love to bring the industry to the classroom and take the classroom to the industry!
A number of AMM courses utilize industry tradeshows, speakers or site visits to local businesses and events as part of their experiential learning approach. They help make a real connection between what you learn in the classroom, what is happening in the business world, and what is expected of you as a future professional.
Get the inside story from industry professionals, including company presidents, marketing executives, buyers, product development directors, sourcing specialists, human resource managers, and market researchers. Executives enjoy sharing their experience and career perspectives with students. Our alumnae are among the many professionals who donate their time. They provide a true portal to your future as an industry professional.
Here is a list of companies that have visited with us to speak in the classroom:
Companies that students have visited recently include:
Thanks to all our previous speakers and site visit locations for the value they bring to the AMM program. Are you an industry professional or an AMM alumnae interested in speaking to our students? If so, please contact the AMM Department Chair, Dr. Peter Kilduff, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Each year the senior retail students
go on an actual buying trip to
Magic Market Week, the largest
global market week for
contemporary men’s and women’s
apparel and footwear. It is the most
comprehensive sourcing destination
for fashion buyers and brands in
the world. AMM students are sourcing
merchandise for their retail stores.