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Glion alumna rises up the ranks of luxury members’ club

Recruitment fairs are an integral part of a Glion education, where our students have the chance to network with leading organizations. This proved particularly beneficial for Laura Mellander, who landed a role with private members’ club Soho House and is now a General Manager, overseeing three restaurants at their Chicago branch.  Swedish national Laura elected to study at Glion upon hearing of its great reputation. She chose to study Hospitality

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Glion hosts first ever comedy night

Studying at Glion Institute of Higher Education provides plenty of exciting opportunities, both within and outside of your studies. Our Arts Committee creates and hosts a series of memorable events each year – recently, they staged Glion’s first ever comedy night, raising money for charity and entertaining a stellar crowd of 200 people. Just for laughs  The event, organised with help from the Gradcom and Charity Committee, took place on

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Students attend Glion Nutrition Awareness Day

Glion Nutrition Awareness Day, which took place on Tuesday 27 March, saw our students engage in exciting workshops and activities, as well as hearing from industry specialists. Our student ambassador Calum tells us more. Organising the event The planning of the day began all the way back in March 2017, after Swiss university HES Fribourg conducted a survey among Glion students. They asked us what we feel are the most

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Let’s Talk Wellness: Highlights from Glion’s Wellness to Business Executive Education Launch Event

Glion Institute of Higher Education launched its new Wellness to Business Executive Education offering with a special event held at Glion wellness-inspired restaurant Fresh on 19 April 2018. Featuring presentations on industry trends and business opportunities, the event drew an audience of directors, general managers and CEOs representing some of the best spas, hotels and wellness brands in Switzerland and France. Wellness Trends and New Opportunities Mariana Palmeiro opened the

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The benefits of doing a double degree

Glion has recently introduced the dual MBA and MSc in International Hospitality Business, a programme that enables you to gain two degrees after only one year on campus and one year working in industry. The degree is offered in partnership with Grenoble Ecole de Management (GEM), an equally renowned French business school. But what are the benefits of doing a double degree? And how well-received are the Master’s programmes from

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