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Hospitality Management Student Chapter of Club Managers Association of America Attend Regional Conference

The student chapter of Club Managers Association of America from the Department of Hospitality Management attended and volunteered for the Great Lakes Regional Conference, held at the Duquesne Club in Downtown Pittsburgh on Sunday October 8, 2017.

Posted on 10/12/2017 4:27:21 PM

Hospitality Management Welcomes Its Newest Member

The Department of Hospitality Management welcomes Jeffrey Santicola as its newest faculty member. After serving three years on the faculty in IUP’s Culinary Arts program, Santicola is most excited to return to his teaching roots at IUP, where he will serve as the department’s food and beverage instructor.

Posted on 9/25/2017 2:18:44 PM

Hospitality Management Club Visits and Tours Oakmont Country Club

The students of the CMAA Club in Hospitality Management visited the Oakmont Country Club on April 3, 2017.

Posted on 4/10/2017 12:18:51 PM

Professor Showcases IUP Hospitality Management Programs at PA DECA Conference

Professor Stephan Shiring will represent the Hospitality Management Department at the 66th Annual Pennsylvania DECA Career Development Conference at Hershey Lodge, Hershey, PA, February 22-24, 2017.

Posted on 2/15/2017 9:28:10 AM

Hospitality Management Faculty to Present at International Conference

Dr. Stephen Shiring Sr. and Dr. Yasong Wang submitted their paper titled “Cultural Representation Theory in Constructing Representations for U.S.A. in Chinese and U.S. Guidebooks” to the 22nd Asia Pacific Tourism Association Annual Conference to be held in Beijing, China June 1–4, 2016.

Posted on 4/11/2016 3:06:53 PM

Hospitality Management Instructor Presents Research at Regional I-CHRIE Conference

Ms. Buse presented research that is part of a pilot study titled “Managing Emotional Intelligence in the Hospitality Industry: The Use of Vignettes in Hospitality Management Curriculum.”

Posted on 4/11/2016 2:54:05 PM

Hospitality Management International Day

All are welcome to the Hospitality Management International Day being held in the Allenwood Restaurant on Tuesday, November 10th at 5:00 p.m.

Posted on 11/9/2015 11:51:49 AM

Get to know IUP's International Hospitality Management Students

Get to know IUP's international Hospitality Management students.

Posted on 11/6/2015 10:18:20 AM

Mexico Coffee Tour Informational Meeting

Join us for an information session about a one-week class traveling to coffee farms in Mexico this January.

Posted on 11/6/2015 10:16:44 AM

Origins of Coffee and the Workers Winter Course Now Available

Origins of Coffee and the Workers is an available three-credit winter elective.

Posted on 10/29/2015 11:55:10 AM

Wang Receives Conference Best Paper Award

Professor Yasong (Alex) Wang, associate professor at Department of Hospitality Management, received the Conference Best Paper Award at the 2015 annual conference of the International Council on Hotel, Restaurant, and Institutional Education.

Posted on 8/10/2015 9:04:36 PM

Hospitality Management Faculty Present Research at Annual Conference

Hospitality Management faculty members Yasong Wang, Lisa Dupnock Andrus, and Nicole Buse presented research at the International Councilon Hotel, Restaurant, and Institutional Education Annual Conference held inOrlando, Florida, July 29-31, 2015.

Posted on 8/10/2015 9:00:28 PM

IUP Meeting Professionals International Group Hosting Special Event Institute

The IUP student chapter ofMeeting Professionals International will host a “Special Event Institute”on April 25, 2015, from 10:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in Ackerman Hall for any studentsinterested in special events.

Posted on 4/22/2015 4:11:39 PM

2015 Department of Hospitality Management Cookbook Now on Sale

The 2015IUP Department of Hospitality Management cookbook is now on sale, featuring fun, simple, and delicious recipes for all skill levels.

Posted on 3/18/2015 3:17:49 PM

Hospitality Management and Culinary Faculty Explore Minktoberfest and the Great American Outdoor Show

Updates about faculty member's participation in area events

Posted on 3/18/2015 3:01:59 PM

Student Lenhart Receives AT&T Communications Scholarship

Congratulations to Brianne Lenhart for being selected to receive the AT&T Communications Scholarship.

Posted on 1/23/2015 2:42:33 PM

Congratulations to New Inductees of Eta Sigma Delta

On December 4, 2014, 10 IUP students were inducted into the IUP chapter of Eta Sigma Delta, a nationally recognized honors fraternity for hospitality students across the nation.

Posted on 12/16/2014 9:16:03 AM

Student Guyer Receives Club Management Intern Scholarship

Congratulations to Megan Guyer, a senior in the Hospitality Management Department, for receiving the Club Management Intern Scholarship from the Philadelphia Club Foundation.

Posted on 12/16/2014 8:49:37 AM

Dupnock, Piper, and Buse Win Best Paper in Session

Lisa Dupnock and Nicole Buse, Hospitality Management, presented their research paper (cowritten by David Piper) “What is Your Organization Looking For in New Hires? Results Driven, Maximum Effort, or Desires of Work Life Balance” at the Applied Business and Entrepreneurship Association International conference in November 2014.

Posted on 12/16/2014 8:36:17 AM

Hospitality Students Volunteer for Annual Downtown Indiana Fundraiser

Students volunteers from Lisa Dupnock’s BeverageManagement class helped Downtown Indiana with its 2014 Oktoberfest fundraisingevent, which raises thousands ofdollars to improve Downtown Indiana.

Posted on 10/9/2014 4:45:20 PM

Fundraiser Hosted by Hospitality Management Honors Fraternity

Eta Sigma Delta, an honors fraternity for Hospitality Management students, is offering a Yankee Candle fundraiser through December 31, 2014.

Posted on 10/7/2014 1:43:36 PM

Club Managers Association of America Hosts Fun Pasta Fundraiser

There are many different pasta products available that are perfect for the holidays. All funds raised will go directly to CMAA and will help the members partake in field trips to country clubs in the Pittsburgh area to make important connections and network with potential future employers.

Posted on 9/30/2014 5:52:07 PM

Shiring Publishes “Professional Catering”

Stephen Shiring, Hospitality Management, has a new textbook, Professional Catering, 1st edition, that will be published by Delmar Cengage Learning in January 2013.

Posted on 12/20/2012 12:17:06 PM

History of IUP Department of Hospitality Management Published

Hospitality Management recently published a history of the department, now available on the department website.

Posted on 11/18/2008 3:22:32 PM

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