The Cornell Hotel Society, Collegiate Chapter (CHS, CC) seeks to build, to strengthen, and to promote the connection between students and alumni by creating networking opportunities for students and encouraging their involvement in Hotel School clubs and organizations.

About the Chapter

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Board Members
Caroline Shone, President
Michael Baldyga, Senior Vice President
Melissa Ong, VP of Media & Communications
Katie Lee, VP of Student Affairs
Bryan Lustig, VP of Finance
Togo Tamura, VP of Professional Development
Adam Shapiro, VP of Alumni Affairs
Eric Ruben Head of Club Development & Technology
Taylor Cameron, Head of Finance & Budgeting
Amanda Friedman, Director of Events
Andre Guacelli, Director of Alumni Affairs

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Event Recaps

2019 Hotelie for Life® Award Luncheon

On May 9th, the Hotelie for Life® Senior Prize finalists and winner were honored at a luncheon at the Statler Hotel.

Collegiate Chapter Celebrates CHS at 90 Where It All Started

On May 12, 2018, the Collegiate Chapter of the Cornell Hotel Society celebrated the 90th anniversary at CHS at the location of the association’s first meeting – the Memorial Room in Willard Straight Hall.

CHS Collegiate Chapter – Coffee Chat

On Wednesday, October 18, 2017 the CHS Collegiate Chapter hosted CHS Global President Cheryl Boyer ’87 for a Coffee Chat.

SHA Senior Send-Off

The 2017 Hotel School Senior Send-Off event was held on April 22nd at the Ithaca Marriott Downtown.

HEC 91- the new normal

This spring, our annual student-run conference showcasing hospitality education through student leadership inspired confidence in passing off the proverbial baton to the next generation.

Cornell student builds a new measurement tool for company

Mona Anita Olsen ’04, assistant academic director of the Pillsbury Institute, worked with Saniya Gandhi MBA’15 to conduct the research for the engagement tool.

SHA Students Take First in Berlin Strategy Competition

Tom Jaeger ’15, David Weinstein ’15, and Tyler Shine ’14 won the 2014 International Hotel Investment Forum (IHIF) Student Challenge in Berlin, Germany.