Tourism & Events Management - George Mason University

Tourism & Events Management - George Mason University

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Our 2016 Career Social is taking place on Wednesday, March 2, 2016 from 6:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. at Mason’s HUB Ballroom, and we would love to see you there!

The goal of the event is to connect our students with industry professionals in the D.C. Metropolitan Area. At the Career Social you can:
• Meet students from Hospitality, Events, Tourism, Sport and Recreation Management
• Network with recruiters in search of interns and full-time positions
• Share your organization’s information and brand
• Collect résumés for hiring opportunities
• Connect with students, faculty, alumni and other industry leaders
• Exhibitor fees support student scholarships
Our 2016 Career Social is taking place on Wednesday, March 2, 2016 from 6:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. at Mason’s HUB Ballroom, and we would love to see you there!

The goal of the event is to connect our students with industry professionals in the D.C. Metropolitan Area. At the Career Social you can:
• Meet students from Hospitality, Events, Tourism, Sport and Recreation Management
• Network with recruiters in search of interns and full-time positions
• Share your organization’s information and brand
• Collect résumés for hiring opportunities
• Connect with students, faculty, alumni and other industry leaders
• Exhibitor fees support student scholarships
VA-1 SUMMIT
Wedding and Event Pros...the last day to register for The Signature C.E.O Conference is Friday, October 23rd! Hope to see you there!

George Mason Students receive $125 discount - use code "GMASONSTUDENT"

www.thesignatureceo.com
November 16 & 17
Sheraton Pentagon City
The Signature CEO Conference > A Business Intelligence Conference for Wedding & Event Professionals > November 16th & 17th > Register: www.thesignatureceo.com

Registration Deadline: October 23rd
The Signature CEO Conference > A Business Intelligence Conference for Wedding & Event Professionals > November 16th & 17th > Register: www.thesignatureceo.com

Registration Deadline: October 23rd
Wedding and event professionals, you are cordially invited to attend The Signature CEO Conference, November 16 & 17th, at The Sheraton Pentagon, Arlington, Virginia.

The Signature C.E.O. (Chief EVENT Officer) Conference is a developmental conference geared towards defining the road map to success for wedding and event professionals. This 2-day event is an opportunity to experience a hands-on instructional conference developed to challenge and empower you! You’ll be provided with tools to take your business to the next level of success and also obtain strategic performance methods needed to build your brand and sustain your business. Creator and host, Tara Melvin of Perfect Planning Events, has collaborated with experienced and certified professionals to bring you an energetic and impactful experience.

The Signature C.E.O Conference will encompass 5 areas of Business Intelligence:
• Organizational Performance
• Finances
• Legal Preparation
• Optimizing Your Technological Network
• Project Management

Keynote Speaker is Heidi Elnora, Bridal Fashion Designer and Star to TLC’s television show Bride by Design. In addition to your registration, there will be limited VIP tickets to attend a private luncheon with Heidi Elnora at Ruth Chris Steakhouse in Arlington, the day prior to the conference, November 16th!

Register today: www.thesignatureceo.com
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/thesignatureceo?fref=ts
Instagram: @signatureceo

GEORGE MASON UNIVERSITY STUDENTS RECEIVE $125 OFF; USE CODE "GMASONSTUDENT"
Have you registered for The Signature CEO Conference? Empower yourself and propel your business in the wedding and event planning industry at this 2 day conference. Learn from top CEO's and business strategists that will engage you in business techniques that will have you performing as a CEO.

November 16 & 17th ~ Sheraton Pentagon, Arlington, VA

Limited Bonus VIP tickets available for an exclusive lunch with Top Designer, Heidi Elnora at Ruth Chris Steakhouse on Sunday, November 15th.

www.thesignatureceo.com

George Mason Students receive $125 off. Use code, GMASONSTUDENT

Tourism and Events Management at George Mason University delivers one of the most dynamic, cutting-edge professional preparation curriculums in the country

Tourism and Events Management (TEM) at George Mason University is built on scholarship and research excellence, and delivers one of the most dynamic, cutting-edge professional preparation curriculum in the country. World-class faculty and dedicated students from diverse backgrounds engage in learning, service, and research activities to build a firm foundation leading to successful careers in a va

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As we bring another academic year to a close, we invite you to watch our Spotlight Interview with the CEHD Interim Dean Bob Baker (link below).

https://youtu.be/5Kblod3HM0U

Congratulations on all your hard work this year!!

To our graduates, we are very proud of you, and we hope that you will keep in touch; and to our returning students we hope to see some of you this Summer, and all of you in the Fall.

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In the Know with Dr. Aidoo

It is busy in SRTM-land!

Please check out the video for an interview with Hannah White, SRTM Communications and Events Specialist, where she shares about the fun and exciting things going on currently, or that we can expect soon. If you have any questions, please contact Hannah White ([email protected]).

https://youtu.be/mWtvis_Yb6c

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Photos from Tourism & Events Management - George Mason University's post 04/25/2022

Congratulations to TEM's 2 Career Social Scholarship winners - Katherine Ortiz and Erinn Sanders!!!!!!

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Get ready! It is time to register for your Fall 2022 semester classes.
Check out the video (@ the link below) for details on when you can register. Also, don't forget, the window is already open for Summer registration.

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Scholarships

Happy Friday!

There is one month left to apply to the Virginia Restaurant, Lodging & Travel Association Education Foundation (VRLTAEF) scholarship! Awards range from $500 to $2,500. The VRLTAEF application must be postmarked by May 1, 2022. For the application and more information please go to:

https://www.vrlta.org/scholarships.html

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In the Know with Dr. Aidoo: Interview with Hannah White, Events and Communication Specialist, SRTM 03/24/2022

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Did you know that about 70 confirmed vendors are coming to the Career Social this year? 70!!!

Have you submitted an RSVP to attend? Not yet? Please do so no later than 11:45 p.m., on Friday, March 25, 2022. Please use the link or QR code provided in previous emails to do so.

How about the opportunity to receive a $1500 scholarship (per program) to be awarded at the event? The deadline to apply is March 27, 2022, at 11:59 p.m.
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https://youtu.be/Ca90Wfmmv3E

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Do you have questions about registering for the Summer 2022 and Fall 2022 semesters?

If yes, then please check out the video about the Pre-Season Advising Campaign, for information on how to schedule an appointment with your Academic Advisor.

Don't delay! The Campaign ends on March 4, 2022.

#gmu_srtm 
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Do you have questions about registering for the Summer 2022 and Fall 2022 semesters?

If yes, then please check out the video about the Pre-Season Advising Campaign, for information on how to schedule an appointment with your Academic Advisor.

Don't delay! The Campaign ends on March 4, 2022.

#gmu_srtm
#intheknowDA

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Do you have questions about registering for the Summer 2022 and Fall 2022 semesters?

If yes, then please check out the video about the Pre-Season Advising Campaign, for information on how to schedule an appointment with your Academic Advisor.

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In the Know with Dr. Aidoo.
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The mission of the Tourism and Events Management (TEM) degree program is to advance interdisciplinary study that promotes ethical leadership, prepares career-ready graduates, and builds collaborative relationships via innovative instructional modes specific to tourism, events, and hospitality management.

Studying tourism and events management in Northern Virginia and the capital region affords ideal opportunities for unique fieldwork experiences, career networking, and outstanding guest instruction. TEM students can pursue studies in one of three concentrations:

Events Management: Planning, implementation and evaluation of events ranging from social gatherings such as weddings to major conferences, festivals and mega-events.

Hospitality Management: Planning, operation and sales pertaining to hotels, resorts and restaurants.

Tourism Management: Planning, presentation and interpretation of cultural sites, built environments and public spaces for sustainable tourism purposes.

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TEM majors are encouraged to join our student organization, Pi Sigma Epsilon.

The student club provides opportunities for social events and professional development activities. Members can serve in different leadership positions and support the club in volunteer projects and in making Mason an even better place for future TEM majors.

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