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Professor Stanley Helps Chicago Celebrate the Holidays

On November 30, 2018 the CHS Chicago Chapter hosted its 2nd annual Holiday Party and Wine Tasting with Cornell’s Cheryl Stanley ‘00. Taryn Rosenthal Kelly ’00 hosted us at Sopraffina Marketcaffe for another great turnout of the Chicago Chapter. 

CHS Chicago Annual Summer Picnic

CHS Chicago held its annual summer picnic on Sunday, August 12, 2018. Once again, the Chicago chapter would like to thank  Stephen ’90 and Elleke ’91 Haggerty for sharing their home and pool.

CHS Chicago Summer Picnic and Pool Party – 2018.

Chicago Chapter Celebrates CHS at 90 at ROYCE’ Chocolate

On Monday, April 30, the Chicago Chapter of CHS and Hirman Ahmad MMH ’15 of ROYCE’ Chocolate hosted a Chicago, Cornell, Champagne and Chocolate Event at the ROYCE’ Chocolate location in the Shops of North Bridge in celebration of the 90th year of the Cornell Hotel Society. This VIP Japanese chocolate tasting event was complete with a variety of ROYCE famous chocolate delicacies inclusive of the famous ROYCE’ Nama chocolates, infused with prestige liquors, matcha chocolate delicacies, ROYCE’ famous chocolate dipped potato chips, chocolate dipped cookies, chocolate covered almonds and pralines. The evening was complete with a selection of alcoholic and non-alcoholic Japanese beverages and guests each left with a collection of ROYCE’ Chocolate novelties.

CHS Chicago Dines with HLDP Students

The Cornell Hotel Society Chicago Chapter joined SHA students, Richard Adie ‘75, and Ravinder Kingra MMH’12 for dinner on January 18, 2018. Local alums Jennifer Perna ‘92, Steven Stern ‘07, Sophia Lin Kanno ‘05, and Stacey Nadolny ‘05 enjoyed a lively dinner with the group at Chicago’s iconic Greek Islands. The eight students spent the week touring Chicago as part of the Hotel Leadership Development Program. Thank you to all of the local alums that provided their time and resources this week for the HLDP students!!

CHS Chicago Dines with HLDP Students

 

CHS Chicago Celebrates The Holidays

On Sunday, December 3, 2017, the CHS Chicago Chapter held its holiday party at the home of Keith ’98 and Rachel ’98 Brenan. Thanks to Keith and Rachel for hosting.

CHS Chicago 2017 Holiday Party at home of Keith ’98 and Rachel ’98 Brenan.

CHS Chicago 2017 Holiday Party at home of Keith ’98 and Rachel ’98 Brenan.

CHS Chicago 2017 Holiday Party at home of Keith ’98 and Rachel ’98 Brenan.

CHS Chicago 2017 Holiday Party at home of Keith ’98 and Rachel ’98 Brenan.

CHS Chicago 2017 Holiday Party at home of Keith ’98 and Rachel ’98 Brenan.

Wines of the Finger Lakes – Featuring Cheryl Stanley ’00

On Friday, November 3, 2017 the CHS Chicago Chapter hosted a wine tasting featuring wine from the Finger Lakes region. The event was held at the Roanoke Restaurant.  Leading the tasting of six regional wines was Professor Cheryl Stanley ’00.

CHS Chicago – Wines of the Finger Lakes with Prof. Cheryl Stanley ’00

Professor Cheryl Stanley ’00

CHS Chicago – Wines of the Finger Lakes with Prof. Cheryl Stanley ’00

Score Sheet

Chicago Hotelies welcome Professor Cheryl Stanley ’00

Wines of the Finger Lakes

CHS Chicago Annual Summer BBQ

On August 13, 2017, the CHS Chicago Chapter held their annual Summer BBQ event. Thanks to Steve Haggerty ‘90 and Elleke Haggerty ‘91 for again hosting the event at their beautiful home. Those who attended enjoyed a fantastic afternoon connecting with fellow Hotelies, friends, and little Hotelies-to-be.

CHS Chicago Annual Summer BBQ



CHS Chicago – National Restaurant Association Reception

On May 22, 2017, the Chicago chapter hosted their annual reception in conjunction with National Restaurant Association convention. The event was held at The Rookery Room of the Kimpton Gray Hotel.

Dean Kate Walsh MPS ’90 traveled from Ithaca to address the group and provide an update on school activities. A silent auction was also held to raise monies for the CHS Chicago scholarship fund.

CHS Chicago – 2017 NRA Reception

CHS Chicago – 2017 NRA Reception

CHS Chicago – 2017 NRA Reception

CHS Chicago – 2017 NRA Reception

Dean Walsh ’90 Addresses the Group