For a better experience, click the Compatibility Mode icon above to turn off Compatibility Mode, which is only for viewing older websites.


  • October

  • September

    • Gina Guo Supima Design Competition

      Fashion Design Graduate Wins First Place at 2019 Supima Design Competition

      September 09, 2019

      Zinan (Gina) Guo represented Drexel University's Westphal College of Media Arts & Design at the 12th annual Supima Design Competition and won first place with her collection 'White Skeleton'. Finalists showcased collections at New York Fashion Week and Paris Fashion Week, competing for a $10,000 cash prize.


      Read More

  • May

    • 2018-19 Faculty & Student Accomplishments

      May 28, 2019

      As an end to our Spring term, we want to take a look back at this academic year 2018-2019 and mention all the accomplishments from our amazing faculty and students at Westphal College of Media Arts & Design. It has been a busy year with students studying abroad, faculty research, visiting artists and collaborations without outside companies. We are excited for the year to come to an end and appreciate the hard work of our community at Westphal.

      Read More

    • 2019 Westphal Exhibition of Work

      2019 Exhibition of Work

      May 28, 2019

      The end of spring term is rapidly approaching, and for many students, this is the busiest time of year. It’s impossible not to feel enormous pride in the creative and accomplished work that is the culmination of years of hard work and study. This year's Senior Show Exhibitions of Work include Entertainment & Arts Management, Fashion Design, Digital Media, Music Industry, Film & Television, Graphic Design, Interior Design, Photography, Design & Merchandising, Screenwriting & Playwriting, Animation & Visual Effects, and Product Design.

      Read More

  • February

    • Rapper Tierra Whack wearing colorful coat on Grammy red carpet

      Fashion alum stuns on Grammy red carpet

      February 22, 2019

      The 61st annual Grammy Awards saw no shortage of envelope-pushing fashions on the red carpet, but one of the most talked-about looks of the evening boasts a Drexel connection. Tierra Whack, hip-hop recording artist and North Philadelphia native, wowed in an ensemble designed by Westphal graduate Fashion Design alumna and award-winning fashion designer Nancy Volpe Beringer with images painted by Liz Goldberg, Fashion Design adjunct instructor and internationally recognized artist and animator.


      Read More

    • Fashion, Style & Global Culture

      2nd Annual Fashion, Style & Global Culture Conference, May 16-19, 2019

      February 08, 2019

      Fashion is signified and utilized across the globe. The second annual Fashion, Style & Global Culture Conference will focus on how fashion is portrayed in all types of popular and global culture. This conference aims to push the envelope of scholarship to gain new understandings about the visual expression of fashion, lifestyles, global culture and textiles through all forms. 

      Read More

  • January