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A Hospitable Event

Hospitality Management Department held Scholarship Banquet and Eta Sigma Delta Induction April 7

Columbia Mid-Missouri Restaurant Association awarded a total of $14,000 for 10 Hospitality Management students this year. Of the $14,000, $12,000 was raised during the 29th Taste of Mid-Missouri event held on campus. The Association and the Department of Hospitality Management jointly hosted a Scholarship Awards Dinner April 7, 2014. The recipients included: Sam Hill, junior, Frankfort, Ill.; Jared Klarfeld, junior,…

Bringing Together a Community

Tiger Farm-to-Table Dinner showcases locally grown foods and area farmers

On May 3, the Tiger Farm-to-Table Dinner will be held on the MU campus at 4 p.m. outside Eckles Hall. A four-course meal will be prepared with local foods by local chefs and a chance for guests to learn and talk about sustainable agriculture and food production.

Taking it to a Higher Degree

MU's Hospitality Management Excited to Offer Online Degree in Food and Beverage

In 2013, the Hospitality Management Program received a $250,000 grant to create an online degree completion program. The department chose the Food and Beverage area as the first of their emphases to develop and launch as an online degree. The program is designed for two primary student target audiences; two-year hospitality and culinary programs in community colleges, and the United States Military’s…

A Fabio Event

Michelin-starred chef featured at Hospitality Management gala

Fabio Ugoletti, who at only 36 years old was one of the youngest Italian chefs to earn a Michelin star, will be the featured guest chef at the Oct. 25 Mizzou Hospitality Management Gala.

Hospitality Online

Mizzou adds online option to Hospitality Management degree

Careers in restaurant, catering and venue management are becoming increasingly popular. CAFNR is offering an online bachelor’s degree in hospitality management.

Lodging and Learning

CAFNR's bed and breakfast is unique educational experience

Guests of The Gathering Place find first-class accommodations with luxury linens, chocolate truffles at bedtime, fresh flowers, breakfast made to order, impeccable service and hospitality.

Thanksgiving at Sea

MU Hospitality Management students adopt a Navy ship

Six CAFNR students will be spending their Thanksgiving holiday aboard the U.S.S. Boxer, a Navy amphibious assault ship, preparing the holiday meal for the ship’s crew.

TripAdvisor Honor

CAFNR's Bed and Breakfast awarded the Certificate of Excellence

TripAdvisor has awarded The Gathering Place Bed and Breakfast with the Certificate of Excellence: A Testimonial to Your High Standards. The online service offers travel and hotel reviews based on traveler feedback. The Gathering Place received 48 visitor reviews – 47 rated the B and B excellent and one rated it as very good. The latest review gave the B…

Happy 10,000th

Gathering Place celebrates milestone as an educational laboratory

The Gathering Place, a historic Columba bed and breakfast, will celebrate its 10,000th breakfast served since becoming a student hospitality management laboratory. The event begins at 10:30 a.m. on June 5.

A Tasty Homecoming

CAFNR and Top Chef Alum Brings Her "Farm-to-Table" Cooking Style to Gala

On her fourth birthday, Heather Terhune told her parents she wanted to be a chef. And, judging by the dinner she requested that night, before even starting kindergarten – artichokes and spareribs – they couldn’t have been too surprised that she never wavered from that dream. “I never changed my mind,” she said. Although she always knew she’d attend culinary…