Glion is well known for perfecting leadership talent and preparing students to become leaders in the hospitality industry. At Glion, students are given many opportunities to test and develop their leadership skills by taking responsibility inside and outside the classroom. All three campuses offer a variety of team sports and activities such as rugby, football and volleyball as well as clubs for individual sports such as golf, running and tennis.
Internships for Event, Sport and Entertainment Students By Jacquie Lutz Events, Sports and Entertainment (ESE) students, like their hospitality counterparts, are required to do two internships, in their third and fifth semesters. Unlike hospitality students, ESE students find internships in many varied and diverse organisations and businesses, both large and small, both corporate and non-corporate. From International Sports’ Federations to local clubs, from the Olympic Games to Event companies in
Glion Faculty and students were honoured to welcome Victor Yuan and his 9-strong delegation of entrepreneurs to its Swiss campuses last week. In China, Victor Yuan has an enormous following. He is chairman and founder of Horizon Research Consultancy Group, the leading polling firm on government policy issues in China. For two years he was anchor on his own business talk show, ‘Brainstorm’ and he sits on the Laureate China
This year’s Laureate Hospitality Education Award presented at the 2013 EuroCHRIE Hospitality and Tourism Educators Awards gala, recognises two champions of the sustainability cause: Willy Legrand and Philip Sloan both from IUBH School of Business and Management located in Bad Honnef, Bonn, Germany. The Laureate award honours educators or trainers for outstanding achievement in contributing innovative ideas, methods or programs to advance teaching, learning or practice in hospitality education or
At Glion, we’ve always been incredibly vocal about the exciting opportunities that the hospitality and tourism industries can offer to those who want to rise to the top of their game. Now, some major research into graduate job satisfaction endorses what we’ve been saying for some time: hospitality is one of the industries that provides graduates with the best opportunities for career progression. The graduate job review website, TheJobCrowd, conducted