For Future Reference fine jewelry created the Art Smith Memorial Scholarship Foundation. This will offer $50,000 worth of scholarships for Black students to FIT's Jewelry Design program. Featured in the February 2021 issue of Vogue.
Librarians Miyo Sandlin and Joseph Anderson are featured in Online Searcher's January/February 2021 issue for their work creating The FITting Room. This augmented-reality program allows viewers to try on clothes and hats from sketches in FIT's Special Collections & College Archives.
Shawn Grain Carter, FBM, explains the need for consistent accountability for fashion companies in their attempts to achieve equality and representation in organizational management. Featured in WWD, January 6, 2021.