Award Winners

At the conclusion of each semester, the school of Tourism and Hospitality management issues the STHM Senior Seminar Endowed Scholarship Fund. The scholarship is awarded to students who submit a resume and essay, which describes why the scholarship would be beneficial to them throughout their next career steps. The winners of the Senior Seminar Endowed Scholarship Fund for the Spring ’11 have been announced. These students are all presently working toward the completion of the senior seminar class.

Name: Esther Choi

Major: Tourism & Hospitality Management

Concentration: Hospitality Management

Internship: Sales & Marketing Department with VacationWired.com


Name: Matthew Rodriguez

Major: Tourism and Hospitality Management

Concentration: Destination and Event Management

Internship: Activities Coordinator, American Hospitality Academy (Myrtle Beach, South Carolina)

Name: Taraya Alston

Major: Sport and Recreation Management

Concentration: Sport and Recreation Management

Internship: Coast Guard MWR Intern at Air Station Borinquen, Puerto Rico