The 2019 Department of Hospitality Management’s Annual Recognition Dinner was held on Sunday, April 7, 2019, at the Rustic Lodge. The Department recognized student achievement, service, academic scholarship and leadership. Hospitality industry professionals
were recognized for their dedicated support to the department and students. Chairperson Stephen B. Shiring, EdD, MBA was the master of ceremonies.
Following introductions, College of Health and Human Services Dean Mary Williams welcomed the students and their families, industry professionals, faculty, and honored guests. Representing University Advancement was Emily Smeltz, development officer,
The International Hospitality Management Honor Society, Eta Sigma Delta (ESD) President Jennifer Seefeld and the executive board members initiated five new student members following the candle lighting induction ceremony during the department’s awards
To be eligible for membership in ESD, an undergraduate Hospitality Management student must:
The 2019 ESD inductees are Kevin Carnvale, Jordan Dean, Matthew Marinchek, Jensen Paquette and Brandon Weller.
The Department of Hospitality Management is accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Programs in Hospitality Management (ACPHA).