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Guelph Students Run One of Canada's Most Sustainable Restaurants

"PJ's is a restaurant, but it's also a laboratory. Every class is asked to rethink how we produce our product."

“Straws suck,” reads a T-shirt worn by Prof. Bruce McAdams, School of Hospitality and Tourism Management. “Not everyone gets it,” he admits of the pun, but they would if they had a meal at PJ’s Restaurant, where straws have been banned to reduce waste.

Fundraising Campaign for HTM Student Drew Cumpson

Thank you to everyone who voted for HTM student, Drew Cumpson’s contest to win a wheelchair accessible van, unfortunately he did not end up as a recipient. A friend of Drew’s has set up a campaign page to raise funds to help the Cumpson’s purchase a van. If you could please help Drew and his family in these hard times, it would be so appreciated.

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Dr. Statia Elliot's Article Now Available Online

Drs. Statia Elliot, Nicolas Papadopoulos and Leslie Szamosi's article, Studying Place Image: An Interdisciplinary and Holistic Approach, in Anatolia: an International Journal of Tourism and Hospitality Research, Volume 24, Issue 1, 2013, is now available online.

HAFA/HTM Alumni Golf Tournament

The HAFA/HTM Alumni Golf Tournament is just around the corner on Monday, June 17th and we hope that you will be joining us.  It's always a great time!!

 

Newly Published Article by HTM Professors

Drs. Statia Elliot, Guoxin Li and Chris Choi's article, Understanding Service Quality in a Virtual Travel Community Environment, in the Journal of Business Research, Volume 66, Issue 8, August 2013, is now available online.

'Tipped Out?' Forum a Success

On Monday April 29th, UGSRP held its ‘Tipped Out?’ forum at George Brown College in Toronto. Speakers at the event included academics, restaurateurs and a member of provincial parliament. The audience of industry members and students was treated to a two-hour passionate discussion about this very controversial subject.

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