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Latest News from Family and Consumer Science

Waco Today Article About Apparel Design
A recent publication of Waco Today ran an article that discussed an upcoming fashion show and the Baylor Apparel Design program. It also mentions the 1321 class and their work with Betsy Robinson for her bi-annual fashion show. Just click the forward arrow to page 92-93

As New Sustainable Apparel Coalition Member, Low-Water Cleaning System Xeros to Contribute Data to Higgs Index
Xeros, creator of an ultra-low-water cleaning system, has joined the Sustainable Apparel Coalition (SAC), the alliance committed to improving supply chain sustainability in the apparel and footwear industries.

What Is Next for Sustainable Design?
It is an interesting time for practitioners deeply focused on sustainable design, and also for those who are not yet engaged. On one hand, the bar is rising rapidly with new rating systems and code requirements on the horizon that will impact the majority of new construction and renovation projects. On the other hand, modern design is evolving in response to a cultural yearning for authenticity, which is putting greater emphasis on connecting to place and history, engaging the natural world, and revealing natural systems.

Our Programs
Upcoming Events
  • 2014 Baylor Fashion Show
    Sunday, May 4th at 3:00 p.m.
  • REGREEN Implementation Wokshop-LOS ANGELES June 19th, 2014
  • the AAFCS 105th Annual Conference & Expo!-St. Louis, MO
    June 25-28, 2014
  • AASHE Annual Conference, Oct. 26-29, 2014-Portland, OR