Dresses put on display

Glamour — Models showcased designer creations during student fashion show this past April. Photo provided

Fashion show recognizes designs from FACS department Four designs from April’s “Go Green, Go Glam!” fashion show hosted by the Department of Family and Consumer Sciences (FACS) will be featured this November in Charlotte, North Carolina, at the International Textile & Apparel Association’s (ITAA) 2014 annual conference. The designs of …

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Green trend expands

award— Guidelines for the garments included the use of 60 percent recycled materials. Photo credit: Dale Carty II

Saving the planet one stitch at a time at the annual fashion show Liberty students showcased their design skills at the Department of Family and Consumer Sciences’ (FACS) eighth annual fashion show Saturday, April 12, in the Schilling Center. For this year’s theme, “Go Green, Go Glam,” student designers were …

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Runway goes green

FACS students prepare for their annual fashion show As the semester comes to a close, students have the opportunity to watch as more than 40 models walk the runway in handmade works of art, which make their debut in the Family and Consumer Science (FACS) Department’s “Go Green, Go Glam” …

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Cooking fun foods

yum — Students learned to cook. Photo credit: Amber Lachniet

FACS club serves up free culinary training Liberty University’s first cooking club organized by the Department of Family & Consumer Sciences held its inaugural meeting Jan. 28. Students gathered in Science Hall room 103 to learn how to cook food with high nutritional value. “I have come to this club …

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FACS introduces two new classes

The Department of Family and Consumer Sciences courses demonstrate new aspects of baking and interior design The Department of Family and Consumer Sciences (FACS) introduced two new courses in the spring 2014 semester for students seeking to increase their culinary and interior design skills. The courses, Bakeshop and Catering and …

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FACS offers new class

Liberty University and the Department of Family & Consumer Sciences is offering a new bakeshop and catering class next semester that will inform students about the intricacies associated with the baking business. Linda Kitchel, a professor in the Family & Consumer Sciences department, will be instructing the course. Kitchel has …

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FACS launch party

Reveal — Fashion show coordinators revealed this year’s theme. Photo credit: Ruth Bibby

The eighth annual Liberty University Department of Family and Consumer Science (FACS) Fashion Show coordinators announced details about the upcoming show at the FACS launch party Wednesday, Oct. 23 in the Reber-Thomas Executive Dining Hall. According to Fashion Show Director Kristen Goodrich, FACS hosts a fashion show each year. This …

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FACS majors unveil cooking skills

Food — Students present their recipe secrets to guests. Photo credit: Jillian Springer

The Family and Consumer Sciences (FACS) Department hosted a Food Science Fair, Wednesday, April 24, where students cooked and showcased a variety of dishes. “The students have been working on this for three weeks, and it was a success because the students enjoyed telling other people what they learned,” Professor …

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