Posts by Glion Institute of Higher Education

Paul Maubert, Mother and Son

Spring Break Photo Contest

The Student Government Association conducted the first mid-term break photo competition as an effort to liven-up the Bulle campus HUB restaurant. During the week of the spring mid-term break, students were asked to submit 2 photos from their vacations. In the end, the SGA received 36 submissions which were voted on by the students and staff. Congratulations to Andrea, Paul and Sheila for the following photos which won first, second

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Glion alumnus organizing BELIEVE IN Marseille Arts & Music Festival

When Florent de Serpos, BBA ’12, was offered the chance to become the hospitality manager for a new arts and music festival in his home town of Marseille, France, he accepted the challenge without hesitation. Organizing a major event like the BELIEVE IN Marseille Arts & Music Festival, where they expect to see 20,000 visitors over one weekend, is a complicated task. We caught up with Florent to get some

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Gen Y and Lifecycle Planning Forum

On Friday, April 25th, Glion Institute of Higher Education will host the “Generation Y and Lifecycle Planning” forum. As many of our students are part of “Generation Y”, this forum will address the specific issues that Gen-Yers face as they enter the labor market of the global economy. Additionally, key speakers will present traditional and alternative investment opportunities that could be of interest to Gen-Yers. The goal of the forum

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UEFA partners with Glion

Last week Glion welcomed Thomas Junod, Education and Universities Manager, and Damaris Papoutsakis VIP Services Manager of UEFA onto the Bulle campus to discuss collaboration on academic projects in a gradual run up to EURO 2016. The projects will be carried out by post-graduate ESE students with the focus initially being on exploring the E-guest experience and VIP cultural programs at tournament locations. Michelle Wells, ESE Program Manager said “Having

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Building a future for women in hospitality

This week, the Women in Hospitality and Tourism in Asia Conference will take place in Singapore.  Judy Hou, CEO of Glion Institute of Higher Education, will be a guest speaker at this conference that addresses the issue of how to  train, empower, employ, promote and retain women in the hospitality industry. The issue of women’s equality is sometimes overlooked in modern organizations, but it remains very pertinent for future hospitality

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