Merchandising Inc. is a university organization open to any student interested in fashion, home furnishings, or digital retailing. The organization establishes a network of industry professionals for students and enhances their professional development. From fashion shows to football games, this organization engages students across the comprehensive university experience.
Each year, Merchandising Inc. offers the Jaime Regen New York Study Tour Award. Jaime Regen was a merchandising student who graduated in 2000. After a lengthy and courageous battle with melanoma, Jaime passed away in March 2007. Jaime loved New York, loved the study tour, and loved fashion merchandising. The award provides a student (or students) with the opportunity to experience New York City, the U.S. fashion capital and honor Jaime.