Tuesday, April 15, 2014
UIS Is Ready to Rip The Runway
UIS is gearing up for their "Rip The Runway" fashion show. Modeled after the BET program of the same name, UIS is using fashion to display creativity, class and culture. Discovering the many diverse styles and the motivation behind them allows for a better understanding of the individuals who created them, ultimately bringing people closer together. Fashion is an integral part of the hip hop culture and UIS is making it forefront right here to the 217.
Ohio hip hop group Fly.Union will be performing at UIS as part of the event. Fly.Union is comprised of rappers Jay Swifa, Lyeball and Jerreau. The trio has performed alongside side of the biggest names in hip hop including Big Sean, Pusha T, Talib Kweli and Kendrick Lamar to name a few. This will be one show not to miss blending hip hop with fashion to "Rip The Runway".