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Hospitality Career Fair Participants for Fall 2016

Platinum Level   Choice Hotels International        Gold Level Drury Hotels Elliott Lodging John Q Hammons Hotels Midas Hospitality O’Reilly Hospitality Management Wyndham Vacation Resorts     Silver Level   Candlewood Suites/ Staybridges Suites      Bronze Level …

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Hospitality Students Receive Certification in Hotel Industry Analytics

Six undergraduate students from Missouri State University’s hospitality and restaurant administration (HRA) department successfully completed the Certification in Hotel Industry Analytics (CHIA) examination. CHIA credentials indicate the ability to assess several forms of hotel industry data and to formulate analytical …

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Two Missouri State University Students Receive “Bob Smith Scholarships” from the Missouri Travel Council

The Missouri Travel Council has awarded two $1,000 scholarships to students pursuing hospitality, travel and tourism related majors. Applications were received from students at Missouri State University, Ozarks Technical Community College, as well as the University of Central Missouri. This …

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Strategic Planning for Signature Hospitality Program

  Throughout the spring semester, the hospitality faculty, staff, and board of advisors held multiple strategic planning sessions. The resulting strategic plan will serve two purposes. First, the plan will guide the department’s efforts to support Missouri State University’s 2016-2021 …

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Hospitality Students Connect with Industry Professionals at Meeting Professionals International Conference

Professional development and networking are essential to career advancement. Hospitality students, Kaitlin Stein and Lauren McGrath, understand the importance of connecting with industry professionals. Both students along with hospitality faculty member, Jokima Hiller, represented our department at Kansas City Meeting …

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Hospitality Students Committed to Public Affairs Mission

The hospitality industry is known for its generosity. At Missouri State University, our students learn the importance of giving back to the community early in their college career. This semester, Eta Sigma Delta (ESD) Hospitality Honor Society members, Lauren McGrath, Alexa …

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Wine Tasting Supports Hospitality Scholarships

Over $10,000 was raised at the Fourth Annual HRA Board of Advisors’ Wine Tasting and Silent Auction at DoubleTree Hotel Springfield on February 28th. All event proceeds support HRA student scholarships! Over 35 wines from various regions of the world …

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