Category Student Life

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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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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Glion student testimonial: Mee Piyasombatkul

After growing up in Bangkok and spending time in London, Mee Piyasombatkul wasn’t sure what to expect from Switzerland. However, after getting to know fellow students and embracing the Glion spirit, Mee fell in love with the country and her course. She spoke to one of our Student Ambassadors, Felicia, about her time with Glion so far. Why did you choose Glion? I learned about Glion’s reputation and its ranking for

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Glion students race for charity at Lausanne Marathon

Organized twice a year, the Lausanne 10K marathon is a public race which sees thousands of people from across Switzerland take part. Thus, the Glion Charity Committee encouraged some of our Glion students to take part and run for a good cause. Our student ambassador, Master’s student Nicholas Angelo Di Matteo, wrote this blog detailing the event. Marathon preparation The road ahead for the marathon is tough. Therefore, our students ensure they’re

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Students Given Key Advice on Campus Health and Safety Day

On Wednesday 18 October, students at our Bulle campus were given valuable advice and information on safety. With the rise in car accidents in Switzerland, the increase in sexually transmitted diseases and various difficulties in health insurance abroad, students need to be aware of the threats and how to avoid them. The importance of striking a good work / life balance was also discussed, as well as ways to stay

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