School of Hotel Administration BusinessFeed


News, features, and voices in hospitality from the School of Hotel Administration (SHA)


Student Voices: Meet Shelby Ragin ’22

January 15, 2021

According to Shelby Ragin ’22, School of Hotel Administration undergraduate students are united by their efforts to help people.

Student Voices: Meet Isha Janjikhel, SHA ’21

January 8, 2021

Graduating in May, Isha Janjikhel SHA '21 reflects on her time and experiences at the School of Hotel Administration.

Student Voices: Meet Shoko Hiraoka MMH ’21

December 23, 2020

Shoko Hiraoka MMH ’21 chose the MMH program because of its exciting intersection between business, hospitality, and innovation.

Real estate pros predict a bright future for New York City, post-pandemic

December 18, 2020

Seasoned professionals and recent alumni in real estate have faith in New York City’s resilience and capacity for innovation post-COVID-19.

Noteworthy: 12th Annual CIRECC Brings First Cornell Triumph in Five Years

December 7, 2020

The 12th Annual Cornell International Real Estate Case Competition (CIRECC) held its finals on November 6, with Cornell’s WEBS Group in first place.

Hospitality professionals balance robots and human touch for post-COVID-19 era

December 7, 2020

Hotel industry experts offer insights into the development of automated service innovations in response to customers’ COVID-19 concerns.


Stories by
program

Explore stories from SHA’s academic and executive education programs


Known as the world leader for teaching and researching the business of hospitality, SHA prepares people-focused, tech-savvy leaders who understand that business success happens when they model the essence of hospitality.


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Student
VOICES

Perspectives authored by SHA students


Our students tell SHA’s story the best. Read about coursework, student organizations, studying abroad, internships, and more from our undergraduate and graduate students.

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Undergraduate

Student Voices: Meet Vikas Reddy ’23

December 2, 2020

A National Merit Finalist and AP Scholar with distinction hailing from Palatine, IL—learn why Vikas Reddy ’23 joined Cornell’s School of Hotel Administration.

How two curious and technologically savvy SHA students forged Cornell Blockchain

September 24, 2020

SHA’s entrepreneurial bent and a fascination with Bitcoin led a pair of Hotelies to found a university-wide blockchain club for undergraduates.

SHA celebrates 2020 student award winners

June 22, 2020

The School of Hotel Administration (SHA) proudly presents its award winners and special honor recipients for the 2019–2020 academic year.

Read more posts by undergraduates in SHA’s BS in Hotel Administration program

UNDERGRAD VOICES


Graduate Programs

ESTB nights, CocoCay, a chateau-turned-hotel, and all things data

May 23, 2020

The School of Hotel Administration Class of 2020 shares their favorite Cornell memories. Congratulations to our newest graduates—the future of hospitality!

MMH externships give insider’s view of the hospitality industry

March 31, 2020

Two MMH students recap their winter externship experiences shadowing hospitality professionals in revenue management and hotel development.

Hotel Show NYC: Touring the breadth of the hospitality industry

February 12, 2020

The Hotel Show excursion to New York City gives MMH students a chance to visit hospitality companies and network with industry professionals.

Read more posts by students in the MMH program and the Baker Program in Real Estate

Master’s Voices


Faculty &
Research

Influencing the hospitality industry with relevant dialogue and timely, rigorous research


SHA’s centers, institutes, and faculty focus directly on research that benefits the industry in areas such as real estate and finance, services management and marketing, human resources, food and beverage management, and organizational behavior.

ALL FACULTY STORIES

Noteworthy: 12th Annual CIRECC Brings First Cornell Triumph in Five Years

December 7, 2020

The 12th Annual Cornell International Real Estate Case Competition (CIRECC) held its finals on November 6, with Cornell’s WEBS Group in first place.

Experts respond to case study challenge with unique brand strategies

November 23, 2020

Professor Chekitan Dev’s co-authored case study challenges readers to position the Neemrana Hotels brand to survive and thrive in a changing market. How did readers respond?

Noteworthy: Innovating for a Post-Pandemic Future

November 17, 2020

Industry leaders discuss challenges and opportunities facing the hospitality industry in a post-pandemic world.


More Across the
Cornell SC Johnson College of Business


Johnson BusinessFeed

Student Voices: Meet Daniel Johnson, Executive MBA Metro NY Class of 2022

January 15, 2021

Learn why Daniel Johnson, a private equity principal focused on African markets, joined the Executive MBA Metro NY Class of 2022.

Johnson BusinessFeed

Student Voices: Meet LeWanza Harris, Executive MBA/MS in Healthcare Leadership Class of 2022

January 12, 2021

A physician executive focused on quality and regulatory affairs, learn why LeWanza Harris joined the Executive MBA/MS in Healthcare Leadership.

Dyson BusinessFeed

Student Voices: Meet Alethia Chan, MS Applied Economics & Management

January 12, 2021

Fueled by her studies and experiences, Alethia Chan MS '22 wants to use business as a vehicle for positive change around the world.

Johnson BusinessFeed

Student Voices: Meet Kutlwano Mzwinila, One-Year MBA Class of 2021

January 5, 2021

A technology consultant who developed fintech products for the unbanked, learn why Kutlwano Mzwinila joined the One-Year MBA Class of 2021.

Dyson BusinessFeed

Student Voices: Meet Thatcher Hollis ’24

December 22, 2020

A former delegate to the World Food Prize Global Youth Institute who calls Waterloo, IA, home–meet Thatcher Hollis ’24.

Johnson BusinessFeed

Student Voices: Meet Steve Wong, Johnson Cornell Tech MBA Class of 2021

December 21, 2020

Grounded in accounting and technology and passionate about product management, learn why Steve Wong joined the Johnson Cornell Tech MBA Class of 2021.