Posts by Glion Institute of Higher Education

Glion student testimonial – Susana Oliveri

Susana Oliveri’s family have no hospitality history, so it may seem surprising it is the industry Susana wants to work in. However, she was determined to experience it and after falling in love with Glion, she is now Student Government Association (SGA) President. “If you really want to be successful in hospitality, Glion is the place to be,” Susana said. “It has given me the opportunity to experience soft skills

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Hospitality legend John Wood shares experiences with Glion London

Industry visits and talks from guest speakers are an integral part of Glion education. We ensure you meet and hear from leading figures from the world of hospitality. These include John Wood, a Michelin-starred chef with over 35 years of experience at some of the world’s biggest restaurants and hotels. John spoke to our students at the London Hub on Thursday 23rd November, and offered key insight and advice. A

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From Glion to Lyon – students visit France’s food capital

Glion’s ideal location means students always have the opportunity to visit neighboring countries. Our students often take trips to France, especially the beautiful city of Lyon. Glion’s student ambassadors, Ainura and Farida, wrote about the recent trip and what they got up to. Choosing Lyon Switzerland is ideally located in the heart of Europe, which allows Glion students to travel easily to the nearest counties. These include France, Italy, Germany and many others. France,

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Alumni’s journey from student president to entrepreneur

For Vincent Thiers, there is always something to remind him about his time at Glion. His passion and commitment to the school saw him become President of the Student Government Association (SGA), and ignited his desire to become an entrepreneur. Not only that, but his connection to Glion goes deeper – he met his future wife while studying here. Vincent is now Co-Founder and Managing Director of Cinch Media, as well

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Guoman Hotels provide insight and internships at presentation

Industry visits are a key feature of Glion education. Our connections with hospitality businesses means we often have presentations, conferences and recruitment opportunities from leading hospitality organizations. One such business is Guoman Hotels, who visited our Glion London campus on Tuesday 21st November. Guoman discussed their ever-growing range of hotels, their plans for the future and the internship opportunities they have for our students. What Guoman offer Guoman Hotels are

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