Suit Wins 2nd Place For UNT Student

robbie richard Suit Wins 2nd Place For UNT StudentRobert “Robbie” Richard is a senior Design student at the University of North Texas who’s “interview suit” got him second place in a national competition.¬†Richard was one of five finalist in the Design Your Future competition presented by the Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities. The¬† finals were last month and Richard came away with a $4,000 scholarship. Richard describes his suit as a modern interpretation of a classical menswear staple – the American-style two-button suit. His was gray with a metallic sheen and peak lapels.

Last year, senior Neil Marek took first prize in the HACU competition.

Richard’s suit will be modeled in Fashion at the Fountains, a fashion show organized by the student organization MODA at 7:30 p.m. October 22nd at the Library Mall on campus. For tickets and more information, visit


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