News from EUHT StPOL


The latest news from HSD members school Escuela Universitaria de Hotelería y Turismo de Sant Pol, Spain. Internship in the most beautiful restaurant in the world Alkimia Restaurant (Barcelona) has been awarded with the SBID 2017 (International Best Design Restaurant of the World).  Jordi Vilà is the chef of this restaurant that goes beyond the […]

HSD student story: Martine Bouchard, Institut de Tourisme et d’hôtellerie du Québec (ITHQ)


December is my favorite month of the year. A time of wonder, promises, indulgence and most of all happiness. This time is also, for most of the students, a moment to reconnect with their friends & family. It is also a time to rest after a long and intense semester. In Montreal, Canada, this is […]

HSD student story: Quirin Strahl

IUBH October 2017

September is a month of change. The season changes, and the leaves convert to more vibrant autumn colours. The temperatures start dropping more and more by the week. It seems as if the end of the year were approaching rapidly. That is however not the case for IUBH School of Business and Management in September. […]

HSD Certification

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Why are we introducing a Hotel Schools of Distinction Certification? We recognize the fact that education institutions need to a better job identifying, developing and communicating competencies that are relevant to the student’s aspirations as well as to potential employers. Offering students and employers traditional university transcripts partially meets this need but, in our opinion, […]

HSD alumni of the month: William Duthe, Niagara University

Niagara_alumni William Duthe

From Neighborhood Restaurant to Platinum Club General Manager – A Ten-Year Success Story At the young age of 31, Will Duthe is the quintessential success story for any graduate from a Hotel Schools of Distinction Institution. It was only eight years ago that he graduated from Niagara University’s College of Hospitality and Tourism Management and […]

News from Niagara University


In just 11 years, since its inception in 2006, the Niagara University Club Managers Association of America (NU CMAA) student chapter has achieved success in the field of club management in unique ways that no other University has yet to attain. Not only has the student chapter been selected by the Club Managers Association of […]

Greetings from students of Haaga-Helia University of Applied Sciences, Finland


For many people the start of the new year is January 1st. For me that time is Autumn. That’s because it’s the start of the academic year and this marks an opportunity for a fresh start. Autumn is also one the most beautiful time of the year, especially in Finland. Fall is especially amazing in […]

News from IUBH


 IUBH International University of Applied Sciences Bad Honnef (IUBH) Team Succeeds at Queb Science Award 2017 Competition “Recruiting 2025 – How does the job application process change?” Student teams from across Germany tackled this challenge, which was proposed by the Federal Association of Employer Branding, Personnel Marketing and Recruiting e.V. – among them a motivated student […]

HSD student story: Ángel Rodríguez

Ángel Rodríguez

Life is like a book, some chapters are sad, some happy, and some exciting. I write this because on May the 23rd I finished one of the most unforgettable chapters in my life: my university degree. During this period of time I have learnt something about the hospitality industry, but I have learnt more about […]

News from ITHQ


Young people today have to navigate a true obstacle course when it comes to choosing the right training for our career goals. There are so many options. And, in a job market that is increasingly qualified and competitive, we go through a lot of doubt and hesitation to make a choice. I feel like the […]