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Who is Judy Hou? 5 things you didn’t know about Glion’s CEO

As the first female CEO of Glion Institute of Higher Education, Judy Hou has attracted a lot of attention lately, and for good cause. Women CEOs remain rare. In fact, only 4.6% of Fortune 500 and Fortune 1000 companies have female CEOs.[1] Judy herself commented on the challenges that women face in the hospitality and tourism sector in an interview for the Women in Hospitality and Tourism in Asia Conference

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Behind the scenes – Cultural Fair Bulle 2014

This semester, I had the pleasure of being one of the volunteers for the Indonesian stand in the Cultural Fair, which takes place on the Bulle campus of Glion. The stand leader was my friend Cynthia from semester 4. There were three main parts to creating this event experience: to contact the Indonesian embassy in Switzerland, to plan and prepare the food and to set up the decoration. First, I’d

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Interviewing semester 4 students

Hello guys? How are you doing? I interviewed some of my friends to ask them how they feel about Glion. These are all students from semester 4, all from different countries. Meet my friends: Max from Switzerland, Matilda from Sweden and Champagne from Thailand. Maximilien von Stadelhofen, Switzerland, Bachelor Hospitality Management Why did you choose Glion? I chose Glion because I was accepted in both EHL and G.I.H.E and I

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Bulle Campus Cultural Fair & Future Projects

The cultural fair was a perfect opportunity to showcase Glion’s diverse student body. With over ten countries being represented, the faculty, staff, and students had the pleasure of savoring a delicious variety of typical cuisine and cocktails. This event would not have been successful if it were not for the students volunteering to promote their countries, staff helping with set-up, and student affairs coordinating the event. I take this opportunity

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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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