HTM is proud to announce that Will Predhomme, who instructs our wine and spirit certifications placed in the quarter finals, winning 17th place overall in the A.S.I. Contest of the Best Sommelier of the World in Tokyo last week!
The Guelph Gryphons celebrated the 2012-13 Annual Athletic Awards Ceremony last night, with two of the students awarded from HTM! Congratulations to our fine athletes, Emily Jago (HAFA 4th year) winning the Women's Rowing MVP Award AND Jade Papke (TMGT 2nd year) winning the Women's Wrestling MVP Award!!
HTM student, Drew Cumpson is currently in a contest to win a new accessible van to accommodate his height! It has almost been 2 years since his accident while on a humanitarian trip to Peru. Please take a moment to vote for him. You can vote once per day!
The Alumni Association Awards of Excellence took place last night and the Alumni Medal of Achievement was presented to Nicole Chuchmach, a B.Comm. '02 and MBA '07 graduate. Congratulations Nicole!! So proud! Hannah McClenaghan, 3rd year HTM student ended the evening with the closing remarks. Great job!
The University of Guelph Sustainable Restaurant Project (UGSRP) and the George Brown College Centre for Hospitality & Culinary Arts, present 'Tipped Out?' discussions around retention in the Canadian Restaurant Industry.
Polish up those golf clubs for the 9th Annual HAFA/HTM alumni golf tournament held on Monday, June 17th, 2013. Registration is now open! Don't miss out on the early-bird rate until May 15th!
Do you love wine? Interested in world class certifications? Registration is now open for the Wine & Spirit Education Trust (WSET) certification courses – offered by HTM in September 2013.
Instructed by one of Canada’s best sommeliers, Will Predhomme!
The group of HTM students who visited Costa Rica this semester to research best practices in sustainability certification, have been accepted to present their work at an academic conference on May 1st! Before heading to this exciting forum, they would like to present to you on April 3rd from 5:30 - 6:30 p.m. in MACS 121. A 50-minute presentation will be followed by questions and constructive feedback in preparation for May 1st. Please join us! Contact Prof.
HTMers Dan Amzallag, Duncan Chiu, and Allison Clarke are currently in Switzerland representing the University of Guelph at Young Hotelier Summit, a prestigious competition that takes place annually. Each year YHS consists of three students from twenty-two different hospitality programs representing all continents. These sixty-six students are placed into six-man groups and asked to answer an industry question. Yesterday Starwood, this year's sponsor, created the groups and provided this year's project.
This past weekend marked great success for the Garden2Table team at College Royal. With four guest chefs and some informative and interactive displays, they were able to attract many families and children. The event ended on a high note, winning the CME award for best CME display! Thank you to everyone who came out to support them.