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Students enlightened by Glion Recruitment Day

  Every semester, Recruitment Day is a major event in the Glion calendar. Attending this event gives our students the chance to network with leading organizations, and can often result in finding internships and employment opportunities. We welcome companies from around the world, offering students valuable internships, work experience or full-time positions. On October 25, our Bulle campus organized the second Recruitment Day of 2017, with over 45 businesses in

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Students show Glion’s diverse spirit at Cultural Fair

Glion’s Cultural Fair is a welcome opportunity to display the diversity of our students. Taking place every semester, the Fair sees students dress in traditional clothes, play music from their culture and demonstrate the eclecticism of the school. Our student ambassador, Polish national Karol Metelski, wrote this blog about the importance of the day. The diversity of Glion  On Thursday 19 October, another edition of Glion’s well-known Cultural Fair took

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What Makes A MOF? – The Facts About France’s Finest Award

At Glion, we have a range of staff members with the title ‘MOF’ after their name, but what does it actually mean? MOF is a term used to describe the long-running award Un des Meilleurs Ouvriers de France, which in English means ‘one of the best craftsmen in France’. In the world of hospitality and culinary arts, the MOF title is a prestigious mark of quality. Contestants face fierce competition, and

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The Glion Charity Club

The Charity Club has been a successful part of our school for almost a year now. In the past two semesters, we’ve had the opportunity to organize a plethora of different events encompassing dinners, parties and other fundraisers. To date, the Charity Club has raised over a thousand francs for both the Swiss Red Cross and Pour un Sourire d’Enfant, charities which allow us to give back on a local

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Glion’s Student Government Association

Being a member of the Student Government Association (SGA) is, in my opinion, the highest non-academic rank a student can achieve at Glion. Every semester, the Executive Committee (EC) members are elected by the Glion student body to represent their best interests. The SGA has an international heritage with members of different nationalities. Although cultural traits may appear, we all have a common goal: to evoke the famous “Glion Spirit”.

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