Tag Hospitality

Glion alumni on how to be a successful hotel manager

Glion alumni Jean-Paul Dantil, currently General Manager of the Ritz-Carlton Bahrain, gives us valuable insight into working at a top hotel. In our Q & A session, Jean-Paul also explains how he reached the accomplished role of General Manager and gives some tips for aspiring GMs. Describe your journey since graduating from Glion “After graduating from Glion in 1996, I joined Hyatt International as a corporate management trainee in Saipan,

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Why do we do internships?

During your time at Glion, you are quickly immersed into the real world of hospitality. This is done through hands-on learning and professional internships with some of the industry’s finest organisations. Calum, our Student Ambassador, is on hand to tell us more about the importance of internships. Securing an internship Shortly after completing Practical Arts courses in Semester One on the Glion campus, we then start our first internship. It

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Students embark on challenging project with Swiss hotel

At Glion Institute of Higher Education, our students gain first-hand experience through a range of hands-on modules. One such example is the Applied Business Project (ABP), which sees students work closely with a leading hospitality organization. We spoke to Elin Persson, Ambre Cazaux, Alice Levy and Laura Chauffat, who are conducting their ABP with the four-star Hotel Victoria, situated in Glion village and part of the Relais & Chateaux hotel

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Glion prepares for MasterChef competition

Glion has always advocated a friendly atmosphere, where students have the opportunity to leave their stamp on campus life. One way is through events, with the latest being the Glion MasterChef competition. For those who do not know, MasterChef is an international television series in which talented chefs compete against one another, with a contestant being eliminated each episode. Our students got inspired by this TV show and organized their

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What is the Glion Student Government Association?

At Glion Institute of Higher Education, there are many different ways for you to get your voice heard. You could join a club, a committee or a society, and if they don’t have one that fits your particular interests, you can create your own. One of our most successful organisations is our Student Government Association (SGA), which sees an elected group of our students oversee a variety of our clubs,

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