Welcome Back FIT!

To The FIT Student Body: My name is Natalie Ho and I am your FIT Student Government Association President, the first female SGA President in 5 years. As your student government president, I’d like to join everyone else in welcoming you to the FIT Community. Three years ago, if you had told me that I would be here today in front of you as your SGA president I would have never believed you. I never would have thought that I would be where I am now.  But before I get into all of the reasons why I love FIT, I think it’s important that you know a little about me, after all, all of us are now forever linked by this shared experience. I know I’ll never forget today and I hope you won’t either. Now like many of you, FIT was my top choice and I spent years leading up to my orientation dreaming of what it would be like to grow and learn on 27th and 7th. I was born and raised in Brooklyn and still commute to and from campus almost every day. But unlike all of you, this is my last year at FIT and in May I will be finishing up my bachelor’s degree in Advertising and Marketing Communications after previously graduating with an Associates in Fashion Business Management. At FIT, graduation feels so nice, most of us do it twice! For so many reasons I call FIT my home away from home. To me FIT isn’t just “fashion”. To me, FIT is a place that is ever changing and evolving because we, the...