Student Experience

Bournemouth University supports the Dorset Tourism Awards and celebrates innovation and service

Bournemouth University was very well involved with the Dorset Tourism Awards http://www.dorsettourismawards.org.uk/ @swtourismawards #dorsettourismawards last week at the Tank Museum. The Department of Tourism and Hospitality supports the Dorset Tourism Awards and celebrates innovation and service. On behalf of the Department of Tourism and Hospitality Bournemouth University Dr Sean Beer presented the awards. TOURISM EVENT & FESTIVAL… Read more »

19th October 2016 A day with Hon. Dr Peter Long of TUI and Royal Mail

Honorary Dr Peter Long will be visiting us on Wednesday 19th October. He will deliver a lecture from 10.30-11.15 in the Share LT. Peter will speak about and take questions on his outstanding and prominent career in the travel industry and on his role as President of the Family Holiday Association, the leading charity that works… Read more »

Bournemouth University event at the World Travel Market WTM: eTourism: Disrupting innovations for Tourism and Hospitality

WTM eTourism: Disrupting innovations for Tourism and Hospitality Monday 7th November 2016, 10:30 – 12:15   WTM Inspire Theatre – EU475 FREE event – need to have access to the World Travel Market on Monday https://bu-ifitt-wtm.eventbrite.co.uk http://www.wtmlondon.com/en/Sessions/28215/eTourism-Disrupting-innovations-create-opportunities-and-challenges-the-tourism-and-hospitality-industry Disrupting innovations generate significant market structure changes, modifying the operating practices, industry structure and dominant logic. This structural change is affecting… Read more »

The 2017 Bournemouth Tourism Awards officially launched at Bournemouth University!

140 business leaders and students from the Department of Tourism and Hospitality Bournemouth University and Bournemouth and Poole College gathered together for the launch of the 11th Bournemouth Tourism Awards! The 2016 Bournemouth Tourism Awards were coined as Bournemouth’s business event of the year and the 11th year is all set to be better than… Read more »

Get involved – the Bournemouth University Global Talent Programme (GTP)

New for the academic year 2016/17, is the Global Talent Programme (GTP). The GTP is about helping students to develop and evidence the attributes they need to succeed in today’s global workplace. The GTP brings together BU’s central extra-curricular employability offer under one banner subsuming the Student Development Award and Post-Graduate Development Award. On this page… Read more »

VOLUNTEERING OPPORTUNITY for NCTA Tourism Conference in London NCTA Annual Coastal Tourism Forum 2106: Shore Potential – Addressing the Coastal Tourism Challenge

We work with our partner the National Coastal Tourism Academy (NCTA) and we support their annual event in London on the 17th October You can see the programme on https://coastaltourismacademy.co.uk/coastal-tourism-forum This will be an important conference on Coastal Tourism and will attract policy makers The Annual Coastal Tourism Forum Shore Potential: Addressing the Coastal Tourism… Read more »

National Coastal Tourism Academy – Annual Coastal Tourism Forum 2016

Annual Coastal Tourism Forum 2016: Shore Potential – Addressing the Coastal Tourism Challenge Monday 17 October 2016     9.15 – 4.30pm Church House, Westminster, London #coastalforum https://coastaltourismacademy.co.uk/coastal-tourism-forum This event breaks new ground for everyone involved in the business of coastal tourism. With holidays to the coast the backbone of domestic tourism for decades, the dip… Read more »

PhD student, Sarah Price won the best PhD student paper award in the EuroCHRIE 2016

so #BUProud of our PhD student, Sarah Price, who was first shortlisted as a finalist and then, despite a strong international competition, won the best PhD student paper award in the EuroCHRIE 2016, sponsored by The Emirates Academy of Hospitality Management and Emerald/IJCHM. Her paper is entitled: FoodSMART – a tool for wellbeing? She will… Read more »

Bournemouth University Department of Tourism and Hospitality celebrates the World Tourism Day 27th September 2016

World Tourism Day 2016 at Bournemouth University Department Tourism and Hospitality Tourism for All – Promoting Universal Accessibility’  Going Beyond UN World Tourism Day 27th September 2016 Lees Lecture Theatre 10:00-12:00  The World Tourism Day aims to raise awareness on the role of tourism within the international community and to demonstrate how it affects social,… Read more »