June 16, 2017

Noteworthy: Kate Walsh named dean of School of Hotel Administration

Congratulations to Dean Kate Walsh!

Overview
Kate Walsh, MPS ’90, has been named the new dean of the School of Hotel Administration. Walsh has been serving as the interim dean of the Hotel School since July

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May 19, 2017

Refugee housing proposal wins Models of Excellence in Business Contest

Faculty judges from all three schools in the Cornell SC Johnson College of Business awarded Hotelie Kayti Stanley ’18 first prize for her entry in this year’s contest, “Leading in Politically Uncertain Times.”

By Jay Wrolstad

A proposal to ease the plight of refugees living in squalor,

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May 10, 2017

HR in Hospitality Conference advances Cornell students’ education

By Glenn Withiam

For fourteen Cornell University students, their trip to attend the annual HR in Hospitality Conference and Expo in Las Vegas was a capstone for their hospitality and

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December 15, 2016

Restaurant Entrepreneurship students get a grand taste of Wegmans

By Jeannie Griffith

At the end of a daylong trip to Rochester in November, 15 students in Giuseppe Pezzotti’s Restaurant Entrepreneurship class were treated to a sumptuous private dinner hosted by the general manager of an upscale restaurant in the upscale suburb of Pittsford. The meal

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June 3, 2016

From a retrofitted 1959 ambulance-food truck, to a brewery twenty years in the making

Veterans make their vision a reality through the Entrepreneurship Bootcamp for Veterans with Disabilities (EBV) program at the Cornell School of Hotel Administration.

By Ryan Nowicki ’16 and Shirley Zhang ’18

In the fall of 2014, in the halls of the School of Hotel Administration (SHA), a

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May 17, 2016

Restaurant Concept Fair: An exercise in hospitality entrepreneurship

At the School of Hotel Administration (SHA), students receive expert instruction on the fundamentals of a business education from world-leading faculty. But SHA goes beyond that by teaching students to design and deliver services that tap into the emotional needs of customers.

When

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May 16, 2016

Jason Brown ’05: Success through knowing oneself

The Dean’s Distinguished Lecture Series (DDLS) brings prominent industry professionals to speak at SHA most Fridays during the fall semester. For 2015, students worked in groups each week to research, meet, and profile featured speakers, and then guest-blog here about

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May 11, 2016

Baker students tour Related project in Santa Clara and meet CEO Ken Himmel ’70 on campus

By Sherrie Negrea

On January 29, the Cornell Baker Program in Real Estate hosted guest speaker Kenneth A. Himmel ’70, president and CEO of Related Urban. During his talk, Himmel discussed the challenges and benefits inherent in taking on massive development projects with

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May 6, 2016

Bradley Stone ’77: Making a mark on a dynamic industry

The Dean’s Distinguished Lecture Series (DDLS) brings prominent industry professionals to speak at SHA most Fridays during the fall semester. For 2015, students worked in groups each week to research, meet, and profile featured speakers, and then guest-blog here about the experience.

This week’s

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April 22, 2016

Kenneth Fearn: Serving the greater good

The Dean’s Distinguished Lecture Series (DDLS) brings prominent industry professionals to speak at SHA most Fridays during the fall semester. For 2015, students worked in groups each week to research, meet, and profile featured speakers, and then guest-blog here about the experience.

This week’s

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