Category Student Life

Craft Based Learning – Part 2 Kitchen

Hello Everyone, Here I am to share my second part of craft-based learning experiences with you. The second week was unexpectedly my favorite one so far. As those of you who might read my blog frequently already know, I was quite uncertain of what to expect from working in the kitchen. I had the clichéd image of yelling chefs in the back of my head, but it turned out to

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Craft Based Learning – Part 1 Service

  Hello everyone and once again I hope that you have had a nice past two weeks! Personally, my own past two weeks have been very interesting and a lot different than the weeks before. I got an inside look into working in service, as well as in the kitchen area, which overall was a lot of fun. During the first week, my colleagues and I worked at the Hotel

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Part Two: the end of Classes

Throughout the last three months I feel that I have gained a very good first insight into the workings and the structure of this industry. In our “Introduction to Hospitality Management” course we learned about the structure of the industry, about different segments, about different companies and about multiple managerial principles, along with many other factors of the sector. A big part of this course is made up of group

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Part One: the End of Classes

Hello everyone and I hope you all had a nice week! I cannot believe that three quarters of the first semester are already over, as it seems, despite everything that has happened in these past months, that it was just yesterday that I was composing my first student blog thinking and dreaming about Glion and the time to come. Time is really passing rapidly and my feelings about this are

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Festival of Cultures

As all of you know, some of the most important attributes and characteristics you need to possess, when emerging into the world of hospitality are to be open-minded, tolerant and respectful, as well as having a certain multicultural sensitivity. All of these traits are promoted on a daily basis due to being surrounded by such a wide array of nationalities and cultures, and everyone who is a student at Glion

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