Nordstrom Selects Two School of Fashion Students for Summer Internship Program
Two School of Fashion students will spend the
summer in Seattle designing for private label lines as part of a Nordstrom Summer Internship
Program. BFA Fashion Design student Anh Luong will design for Caslon, a Nordstrom brand of
comfortable, casual weekend wear, and BFA Fashion Design student Laura Pazin will design for the
The competition entailed creating a women’s
contemporary line for the Fall/Winter 2007 season. Students created presentations that
included a written description of their design concept with visual, fabric, trim and color
research, as well as illustrations and flat technical designs.
Linda Marie Tiliano, Nordstrom Recruiting, said she was “extremely pleased with the design
talents” from the Academy’s Fashion School. The competition included students from Academy of Art
University, Parsons and Otis.
The Nordstrom program offers paid internships that are open to college juniors and seniors
and last for eight to ten weeks during the summer. Interns receive training in management,
coaching and leadership while gaining insight into the many roles and career paths available in the