She teaches at Parsons the New School for Design in New York City.
But in order to outdo Parsons, Hopper went further than the former ever did.
After graduating from Parsons School of Design, she began her career with an internship at Donna Karan.
late 12c., from Anglo-French and Old French persone "curate, parson, holder of Church office" (12c.), from Medieval Latin persona "parson" (see person). Ecclesiastical use is obscure; it might refer to the "person" legally holding church property, or it may be an abbreviation of persona ecclesiae "person of the church."