News Archive for Hospitality Management
November 29, 2011
College of Human Ecology faculty and staff gave to the All-University Campaign in record numbers this year, out pacing any other academic unit on campus with 78 percent participation. The college was the leader last year, too, with 71 percent participation. Two departments had 100 percent participation: Hospitality Management and Dietetics, and Apparel Textiles & […]
November 10, 2011
A wine tasting pairs with a showing of the acclaimed film “Babette’s Feast” in an event on Sunday, Nov. 13 sponsored by the K-State student chapter of Professional Convention Management Association and Friends of the Beach Museum of Art. The film will be presented at 3:30 p.m. at the museum. The film is free, but […]
October 19, 2011
Amanda B. Hogue, Wichita, has been selected to give the student address at the College of Human Ecology Commencement ceremony at 9 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 10, in McCain Auditorium. She will graduate with a Bachelor of Science degree in hotel and restaurant management and minors in business administration and leadership studies. She is a teacher […]
October 6, 2011
A Kansas State University research team is serving up improved food allergy education for future restaurant managers and staff. Junehee Kwon, associate professor of hospitality management and dietetics, and Kevin Sauer, assistant professor of hospitality management and dietetics, are co-principal investigators on a project recently funded by a United States Department of Agriculture Higher Education […]
September 30, 2011
The College of Human Ecology set a record with 2,479 students this fall compared to 2,419 students in 2010. The university also has recorded its best enrollment, according to 20th-day figures announced by the Kansas Board of Regents. A record-breaking 23,863 students are attending K-State both on and off campus, up from 23,588 last year. […]
September 30, 2011
Students filled in JU 109 Thursday to hear Andrea and Evan Grier, owners of Harry's Uptown Restaurant in Manhattan, talk about the business they have been operating since they were 27 years old. The presentation was part of a 5-part series sponsored by hotel and restaurant management and the Center for the Advancement of Entrepreneurship […]
September 23, 2011
A 1948 graduate, a textile researcher and a chef are among those who will receive College of Human Ecology awards at the Celebration of Excellence Oct. 27.
September 19, 2011
Kerri Cole, project coordinator for The Center of Excellence for Food Safety Research in Child Nutrition Programs, shows off the center's new digs in Justin Hall 118A and new logo.
September 6, 2011
The owners of Harry’s Uptown Restaurant in Manhattan and the president of Freddy’s Frozen Custard will be among the presenters at a lecture series that begins Sept. 8 on the K-State campus.
August 26, 2011
Bill Meredith has been named associate dean of the College of Human Ecology at K-State.