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Fashion Columbia 2009

Fashion Columbia 2009

A Winter Garden of Fashion Delights

Fashion Columbia '09 was an afternoon luncheon affair in the lush surroundings of the Harold Washington Library Winter Garden on May 12, 2009. The fundraising event was attended by 241 guests and featured a fashion show with dresses, gowns and ready-to-wear designs by 13 of Columbia College Chicago's fashion design students and benefitted the Nena Ivon Scholarship Fund for fashion design and fashion retail management.

The 9th Annual NICE Awards, presented by the Greater Chicago Chapters of the National Association of Catering Executives (NACE) and the International Special Events Society (ISES) awarded Fashion Columbia 2009 the Best Catered Event for the 2010 NICE Awards.


Video Editing: Collin Schiffli ('09)

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Planning Co-Chairs
Mrs. Nancy J. Knapp
Mrs. Pamela Kendall Rijos

Honorary Chairs
Mrs. Laurel Carter
Mrs. Averill Leviton
Mrs. Lynn Turner

Advisory Committee
Trudy Cassin
Jackie Dunscomb
Barbara Glass
Nena Ivon
Laura Lein
Jeanie Medrea
Laura Bennett Sawchyn
Host Committee
Ellen Stone Belic
Susan Downing
Loranne Ehlenbach
Vicki Hood
Nancy Knapp
Sylvia Neil
Madeline Murphy Radd
Pam Kendall Rijos
Roberta Rubin
Nancy Thompson
Pamela Turbeville