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K-State Today

April 3, 2015

K-State Project Runway features 'America’s Next Top Model' star

Submitted by Arthur White

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The Union Program Council will host K-State Project Runway for the sixth year in a row on Friday, April 3. Featuring "America's Next Top Model" star Whitney Thompson as a guest judge, this year's event will discuss current topics in fashion as Thompson presents "Plus-size Modeling and Women's Self-Esteem."

Thompson, a plus-size model and cycle 10 winner of "America's Next Top Model," will speak at 7 p.m. with a runway show following at approximately 8:15 p.m. The runway show will feature contestant's work that is centered around a K-State Proud, a VIPCats T-shirt and an accent color.

This year's event is cosponsored by K-State Proud, LGBT Resource Center and Wildcat Watch. A WellCAT Ambassador informational booth will be available before the event and during intermission.

The event, in the ballroom on the second floor of the K-State Student Union, is free and open to the public. For more information and a complete list of all Union Program Council activities, visit k-state.edu/upc or call the Union Program Council office at 785-532-6571.