Bournemouth University

Hospitality Management students serve HRH Princess Anne during her royal visit

On 12th December Bournemouth University received a royal visit from HRH Princess Anne. The purpose of the visit was to see and hear about some of the achievements that staff and students have had over the past year, including working on the Olympics. She spent a lot of her day in the Media School touring… Read more »

Hall and Woodhouse share their views on the Digital Destinations Project so far:

As part of the Digital Destinations Project, the companies involved have been asked to write up a blog of their experience so far. Below Hall and Woodhouse share their experiences: “Bournemouth University’s ‘Digital Destinations’ seminar last week was certainly an eye opener. From ‘social media gurus’ to complete beginners, we all want to learn how to most… Read more »

Hospitality Students to serve HRH Princess Anne during her Royal Visit

Four Hospitality Management students have been chosen to serve HRH Princess Anne during her royal visit today at the University. The students, Harry Watts, Sarah Carter, Mhairi Stachan and Cameron McGlone will serve HRH Princess Anne canapés during her visit. We will bring you all the new of her visit soon.

Philippa Hudson gets interviewed by two radio stations regarding her recent research on children’s lunchboxes

  Last week senior lecturer Philippa Hudson was interviewed by Radio Solent and Radio Wessex regarding how clean children’s lunchboxes actually are. Philippa had already previously appeared in the Bournemouth Echo sharing her research on children’s lunchboxes. The research, by Philippa and dissertation student Hannah Walley, took place at a junior school in Dorset where… Read more »

Events Management and Leisure Marketing students receive manual handling training

  This week all second year Event Management students and Leisure Marketing students are being trained in manual handling in preparation for their live events that will take place from February to March. As part of their degree all the second year BAEM and BALM students are required to host their own events. The events… Read more »

Masters Innholder’s Student Competition

Every year Bournemouth University Hospitality Management students enter the Master Innholders competition. Part of the competition process includes the students having to submit a ten minute video on a chosen topic area. This year’s chosen final year Hospitality Management students; Fabian Amici; Camilla Larkan; Daniele Quattromini and Rebecca Cridge’s video can be viewed here: http://youtu.be/PEHeP8dd29I… Read more »

School of Tourism’s first Health and Tourism Café

This week the School of Tourism hosted their first Health and Tourism Ideas Café at the EBC in Bournemouth. Guests were invited to come along for a free lunch and to hear debates on the role of health within the Tourism industry. The Café was moderated by Dr Heather Hartwell titled ‘Healthy Tourism an Oxymoron?’…. Read more »

Help the students competing in this year’s EMCUP

Four final year Hospitality Management students have been chosen to represent Bournemouth University at this year’s EMCup. The European Mise en Place Cup (EMCup) is an initiative of HotelloTOP and co-creator Mise en Place. The EMCup is a competition amongst International hotel management schools and was founded in 2009.   In 2012 the competition already… Read more »

The Digital Destinations Project start their workshops with businesses and E-Marketing students

This week the Digital Destinations project, that launched back in October (See here), started its seminars with businesses and students. The aim of the project is to capture change in the adoption and use of digital technologies and to develop a strong, competitive local tourism economy. Through increased understanding and use of emerging digital technologies,… Read more »