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Spring Issue of Collins Released

June 16, 2014

The Collins College of Hospitality Management has released the spring 2014 issue of Collins, marking the 11t...
Chef Miguel Valdez

Outreach Event Draws 470 High School Students

May 06, 2014

The Collins College is partnering with the CSU Hospitality Management Education Initiative and the Californi...
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Collins Expansion Plans Taking Shape

April 25, 2014

The highly anticipated building expansion for The Collins College of Hospitality Management will begin construction t...
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Master's Program Ranked in Top 10

April 08, 2014

The Collins College of Hospitality Management has been ranked ninth among the top 26 hospitality and tourism graduate...
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Hospitality Uncorked 2014 Raised More Than $500,000

April 04, 2014

The Collins College of Hospitality Management raised more than $500,000 at Hospitality Uncorked 2014 on Feb. 8, 2014 ...
Dr. John Self

Hospitality Management Professor Selected as Fulbright Scholar

March 06, 2014

Cal Poly Pomona Hospitality Management professor Dr. John Self has been selected to be a Fulbright Scholar at Haaga-H...
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College Videos Earn Accolades

February 21, 2014

The Council for the Advancement and Support of Education District VII recognized two Collins College videos in its 20...
Dr. Lea Dopson

Dr. Lea R. Dopson Named Dean at The Collins College

January 10, 2014

Lea R. Dopson has been appointed dean of The Collins College of Hospitality Management. Her appointment begins June 3...

Montage Hotels & Resorts Founder and CEO to be Honored at Hospitality Uncorked

January 06, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Jan. 6, 2014 Jan. 6, 2014 - Alan Fuerstman, Founder and CEO of Montage Hotels & Resorts, w...
Ed Merritt

Groundbreaking Slated for Nov. 7

November 05, 2013

Nov. 5, 2013 - Cal Poly Pomona's Collins College of Hospitality Management will commence construction of its $10 mill...
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Industry Outlook Conference

October 16, 2013

Oct. 16, 2013 - For its twenty-fifth consecutive year, hospitality and tourism experts will come together to discuss ...
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New Kellogg Cuvee

September 18, 2013

Sept. 18, 2013 - A dozen years ago, a small piece of regional history took root on the Cal Poly Pomona campus. The fr...
Hae Park

Alum Hae Park to Receive Honorary Doctorate

May 24, 2013

When Hae Park came to Cal Poly Pomona as a student, the South Korean immigrant had to overcome a number of challenges...
Dr. Ed Merritt

Collins College Leadership Transition

May 21, 2013

May 21, 2013 - After nearly six years at the helm of The Collins College of Hospitality Management, Dean Andy Feinste...
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University Releases Its First Sparkling Wine

April 23, 2013

Cal Poly Pomona’s latest boutique wine, Horsehill Vineyards Rossana Sparkling Wine, is available while supp...
Visit California President & CEO Caroline Beteta

Visit California President & CEO to be honored with Mondavi Award

April 23, 2013

Caroline Beteta, one of California’s biggest advocates, will be honored for her vision and leadership to ad...
A student talk to recruiters at the career expo

More Than 60 Companies Expected at Hospitality Career Expo

February 15, 2013

A record amount of companies will be recruiting at the 20th annual Hospitality Career Expo on Thurs...
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Experience Hospitality: The Los Angeles High School Summit 2012- Nov. 27

November 15, 2012

200 Los Angeles County students to receive behind-the-scenes tours of L.A. Live venues and details on pursuing higher...
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2012 Southern California Visitor Industry Outlook Conference: Oct. 29, Omni Hotel, Los Angeles

October 22, 2012

With the election, the uneven recovery and other uncertainty, the economy is like a vapor you can almost see: It vani...
Sam Nazarian, Founder, CEO and Chairman of sbe

Sam Nazarian to be Honored with the Robert Mondavi Wine & Food Award at Hospitality Uncorked

February 12, 2012

(Feb. 29, 2012 Update - This event is sold out. 600 tickets have been sold.) (March 7, 2012 Update -  More t...
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Economic Forecast Conference Examines SoCal Travel Industry

October 27, 2011

Just when the economy seemed to be stabilizing and growing, the economic roller coaster screeched around a sharp curv...
Peggy and Andrew Cherng

Panda Restaurant Group Founders Pledge $2.5 Million to The Collins College

February 28, 2011

Longtime Cal Poly Pomona supporters and Panda Restaurant Group founders Andrew and Peggy Cherng have pledged $2.5 m...
Barbara Hollkamp

2011 Richard N. Frank Distinguished Lectureship Series Features Hilton Worldwide's Human Resources Executive

January 07, 2011

Barbara Hollkamp, Hilton Worldwide's senior vice president of human resources consulting, will be the featured Richar...
Eugene Park

Inland Empire Businessman Pledges $1 million to The Collins College

December 21, 2010

Cal Poly Pomona’s Collins College of Hospitality Management is $1 million closer to breaking ground on a $1...
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Marriott Foundation Awards $2 million to The Collins College of Hospitality Management at Cal Poly Pomona

November 08, 2010

The J. Willard and Alice S. Marriott Foundation has awarded $2 million to The Collins College of Hospitality Manageme...
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The End is Near: Southern California Visitor Industry Outlook Conference Explores How the Economy is Recovering

October 25, 2010

As the economy begins to recover from the recession, learn how the Southern California tourism industry is faring and...
2010 Alumnus of the Year Michele Gendreau

Harvest Celebration 2010: Saluting Hospitality Industry Leaders While Supporting Collins College Students

August 12, 2010

Cal Poly Pomona’s Collins College of Hospitality Management will honor three exceptional leaders in the h...
Dr. Jeff Brown

Jeffrey Brown, Ed.D., CEC, CCE, Named National Chef Educator of the Year at 2010 American Culinary Federation National Convention in Anaheim

August 09, 2010

Jeffrey Brown, Ed.D., CEC, CCE, of Upland, Calif., associate professor at The Collins College of Hospitality Manageme...
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Cal Poly Pomona Wine Wins Second Gold Medal

June 15, 2010

Cal Poly Pomona’s Horsehill Vineyards 2009 Rosé won a gold medal for the secon...
Ed Fuller

2010 Richard N. Frank Distinguished Lectureship Series Features President & Managing Director of International Lodging for Marriott

April 21, 2010

Edwin D. “Ed” Fuller, who has overseen significant growth for Marriott International Inc., will...
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President of Chick-Fil-A to Speak on April 29 at The Collins College of Hospitality Management

April 21, 2010

Dan Cathy, president/COO of Chick-fil-A, Inc., will give a guest lecture at Cal Poly Pomona on Thursday, April 29. Ca...
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Cal Poly Pomona to Offer California's Only Master of Science in Hospitality Management

March 28, 2010

Building from its renowned undergraduate program, The Collins College of Hospitality Management at Cal Poly Pomona ha...
Dr. Jerry Chesser

Collins College Professor Receives National Honor

March 16, 2010

Chicago, IL – Five restaurant and foodservice industry leaders will be honored at the 23rd annual ...
Chef Ilan Hall

Top Chef Ilan Hall To Host Demonstration Dinner, March 7

February 24, 2010

Top Chef Winner Ilan Hall will bring his culinary expertise to The Collins College of Hospitality Management&#821...