FIDM Student Amber Rose Brown grew up in Pasadena, California before joining the U.S. Navy where she was on active duty for eight years. Now she is studying Visual Communications to prepare for a career in event planning.
What prompted you to return to school?
Continuing my education after the military has always been one of my goals, but coming to FIDM has been a dream come true.
How did you hear about FIDM?
I have two cousins who are FIDM Alumni.
What made FIDM right for you?
The curriculum directly prepares me for the fast-paced and ever-changing fashion industry.
Did your military experience help make you a better student?
It has made me a better student because I was trained to pay very close attention to detail, which is a key component of my major.
What advice do you have for military students and veterans going back to college?
Be fearless in getting your education.
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