Apparel Design undergraduate Shannon Smith has won the Project OR (Outdoor Retailer) Summer Market design competition. Six design students from across the US are selected to produce an original, innovative, and functional prototype garment for the outdoor industry using performance and eco-friendly materials. The students are given two days to complete their garment, and leading experts from the industry server as judges. A series of video clips from the competition, and announcing Smith winner, is available.
- "University of Minnesota Student Wins Project OR at OR Summer Market" by Maura Lansford, SNEWS