We are pleased to announce that Md Imranul Islam has been selected as this year’s Sharon Gallagher Memorial Scholarship recipient. Dr. Islam is an Assistant Professor at the Fashion Institute of Technology, with a number of years of industry and teaching experience in the Textile Knitting arena.
It’s difficult to escape the monstrous problems which confront those of us who care deeply about higher education and its community. We are still reckoning with Covid-19 and the damage it’s done. Moreover, inequities, injustices, violence, and fear shape the environments in which we and our students have to operate. We reside, to use the (translated) words of philosopher Antonio Gramsci, in “the time of monsters.”