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Tag: hospitality and tourism management

Hospitality and Tourism Professor Named Fulbright Ambassador

Hospitality and Tourism Professor Named Fulbright Ambassador

Hospitality and Tourism professor Steve Litvin will serve as a representative of the Fulbright Scholar Program and help with outreach efforts to the higher education community.

5 Things You Don’t Know About Spring Break

5 Things You Don’t Know About Spring Break

Cancun. Mardi Gras. College students gone wild. These images of spring break may not ring as true as you thought.

I Want Your Job: Owner of Surf Company in Costa Rica

I Want Your Job: Owner of Surf Company in Costa Rica

Phillip Hall ’09 gets paid to be on vacation. He spends his days surfing in Costa Rica, traveling the country and capturing it all in photos and video.

Charleston Named No. 1 City in the U.S. – For the 4th Year in a Row

Charleston Named No. 1 City in the U.S. – For the 4th Year in a Row

Charleston ranked No. 2 in the world, behind Florence, Italy. Hospitality and tourism professor Wayne Smith says Charleston continues to come out on top because of the people.

Five Things to Know Before Booking a Trip Online

Five Things to Know Before Booking a Trip Online

Hospitality and tourism management professor Bing Pan focuses his research on online travel. He reveals the truth about online travel vacation sites.

I Want Your Job: Corporate Partnerships for Jacksonville Jaguars

I Want Your Job: Corporate Partnerships for Jacksonville Jaguars

Pate Clarson ’12 works hand-in-hand with NFL corporate sponsors like Publix, Pepsi and Bud Light to help brands create lasting impressions with fans throughout the year.

MBA Students Travel Abroad to Study Finances of Luxury Hotels in China and Hong Kong

MBA Students Travel Abroad to Study Finances of Luxury Hotels in China and Hong Kong

MBA students and faculty from the School of Business recently returned from a study abroad trip to China and Hong Kong where they studied the operations of two Marriott hotels.

Travel + Leisure Names Charleston No. 1 City in the U.S. and Canada of 2014

Travel + Leisure Names Charleston No. 1 City in the U.S. and Canada of 2014

Travel + Leisure named Charleston, S.C. the no. 1 city in the U.S. and Canada, and College of Charleston students take advantage!

Professor Studies the “Give and Take” of Planning Weekend Getaways

Professor Studies the “Give and Take” of Planning Weekend Getaways

Hospitality and tourism management professor Wayne Smith studied 25 couples as they planned weekend trips. Turns out men are more concerned about cost, while women have more influence on timing.

Investment Program Earns Money While Students Earn Jobs

Investment Program Earns Money While Students Earn Jobs

School of Business students investing real money have outperformed the S&P 500. Read how these seniors are converting their investing savvy into jobs.