Student Engagement

Student EngagementStudent education is a chief goal of the Cornell Center for Innovative Hospitality Labor and Employment Relations (CIHLER). In addition to a strong set of classroom courses, CIHLER offers students direct, firsthand exposure to the industry's key labor and employment issues. These student experiences include:

  • Observing an actual arbitration process in New York City
  • Sponsoring students to attend the leading industry employment conference, HR in Hospitality
  • Inviting students to sit in on industry roundtables and meet the participants at roundtable receptions
  • Hosting a combined student and industry roundtable for senior-level students


student roundtables


arbitration trip