Faculty

[SKIFT] Dr. Mody on Carlson Rezidor’s Rebrand as Radisson

Super 8, Days Inn, Ramada, Howard Johnson, Dolce, and Travelodge have a lot more in common than just being hotel brands. Together, the franchises represent just some of the 20 hotel brands that form Wyndham Hotel Group . Now it’ll be that much easier for consumers, including loyalty customers, to identify the connection. Twelve of Wyndham’s 20 […]

[H-careers] Dr. Bagnera & Professor Lanz Comment on the Role Played by Hotels During Natural Disasters

The important roles hotels play in natural disasters | Hcareers.com During the most recent hurricanes that destroyed parts of the southern United States and Caribbean islands, hotels played a major role in providing shelter and assistance to displaced individuals and families. Dr. Suzanne Bagnera, Clinical Assistant Professor, and Leora Halpern Lanz, Lecturer, discuss the role […]

HCareers.com: Dr. Suzanne Bagnera shares tips for landing a hospitality internship

How to land a great hospitality internship, HCareers.com Students at the BU School of Hospitality Administration are required to complete two 400-hour hospitality internships. How do they land these summer or part-time experiences? Our Marriott Career Center is a strong resource that provides career counseling and on-campus recruiting. But, where else can students turn to […]

Associate Dean Dr. Peter Szende receives 2017 ICHRIE Chef Herman Breithaupt Award

On Friday, July 28, 2017 Dr. Peter Szende, Associate Dean at the Boston University School of Hospitality Administration, was presented with the 2017 ICHRIE Chef Herman Breithaupt Award while attending the International Counsel on Hotel, Restaurant, and Institutional Education annual conference in Baltimore, Maryland. According to ICHRIE, the award “honors the memory of a pioneer in […]

[Skift] Dr. Mody comments on Red Lion lawsuit against Hard Rock Hotels

In a recent Skift article, Red Lion Sues Hard Rock Hotels for Infringement in Race to Win Over Millennials, Dr. Makarand Mody comments on the  similarities between these separate millennial-focused hotel brands. “Many of the themes that new hotel brands are trying to incorporate, across hotel categories, are indeed similar: local experiences, artisanal food and beverage, […]