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The Penn State Hotel & Restaurant Society Hospitality Executive of the Year event will be held at The Nittany Lion Inn on the University Park campus on April 12. The event will include the presentation of the Hospitality Executive of the Year Award, to be presented to Arne Sorenson, president and CEO of Marriott International. Registration for the event is now open.


Peter Tyson, principal of Tyson Hospitality Consulting, LLC, has joined the Penn State School of Hospitality Management (SHM) Industry Advisory Board.


Emily Sheetz, assistant vice president of strategy at Sheetz, has joined the Penn State School of Hospitality Management Industry Advisory Board.


The College of Health and Human Development announced recipients of its 2017 Faculty and Staff Awards. A reception honoring the awardees was held Nov. 15 in the Bennett Pierce Living Center in Henderson Building at Penn State University Park.


The Penn State School of Hospitality Management in the College of Health and Human Development and The Penn State Hotel & Restaurant Society, have named Arne Sorenson, president and CEO of Marriott International, as the 2018 Hospitality Executive of the Year. The University will honor Sorenson at a reception at the historic Nittany Lion Inn on April 12, 2018.


The Penn State School of Hospitality Management in the College of Health and Human Development and the Penn State Hotel and Restaurant Society have named Arne Sorenson, president and CEO of Marriott International, as the 2018 Hospitality Executive of the Year. The University will honor Sorenson at a reception at the Nittany Lion Inn on April 12, 2018.


The Pennsylvania Restaurant and Lodging Association has recognized a Penn State student for displaying notable industry involvement, academic success and strong leadership potential.


At University Park and around the world, Penn State students are actively involved in research that supports health and human development.


The Penn State Hotel and Restaurant Society Opportunity Scholarship, the society’s first scholarship endowment, will ease the financial burden for students who face significant financial hurdles as they work toward their degrees.


Penn State students will hold a fundraising event in November to support an organization that over the last four years has worked to enforce Pennsylvania humane laws and rescued more than 900 dogs.


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