Media advisory: Professional Fashion Showcase 2016

By Eadie Balint, WSU Tri-Cities

RICHLAND, Wash. – Students will take to the fashion runway while learning about proper professional attire during the 2016 Washington State University Tri-Cities Professional Fashion Showcase noon-2 p.m. Friday, Feb. 12, in the West Atrium on campus.

Professional Fashion Showcase participants from a previous year.

The event is open to WSU Tri-Cities students, staff and faculty. Outfits will range from what professionals should wear to an interview, to everyday business attire, to clothes for a cocktail and black tie event.

The fashion show will begin at noon. Afterward, students will enjoy free pizza and soda, make-up and hair consultations and a tie-tying station. The first 100 guests will receive gift bags, and more than $400 in door prizes will be available for WSU Tri-Cities students.

To view photos following the showcase, visit

The event is presented by the WSU Tri-Cities Career Development Office and sponsored by Macy’s, Paul Mitchell The School Richland, Mary Kay, Papa John’s, Dawson Richards, Platinum Entertainment, Northwest Public Television and the Associated Students of WSU Tri-Cities.

For more information, contact the Career Development Office at 509-372-7600 or


Eadie Balint, WSU Tri-Cities career development coordinator, 509-372-7214,