News Articles

Faculty and students chat
January 17, 2019

Graduates of the FSU Dedman School of Hospitality often cite the contribution its faculty — especially the support and direction given outside the classroom — as an important factor in preparing them for successful careers.

Alishia Piotrowski
January 02, 2019

After more than eight years of service as a staff member at the Florida State University Dedman School of Hospitality, Alishia Piotrowski has joined the school’s specialized teaching faculty.

Sarishni Patel
January 02, 2019

When Sarishni Patel joined the staff of the Dedman School of Hospitality as director of development in November, she was impressed.

Lydia Hanks
January 04, 2019

Dr. Lydia Hanks serves as associate professor of Hospitality Management at the Florida State University Dedman School of Hospitality

Chef Zach Weston
January 02, 2019

The Dedman School of Hospitality’s Little Dinner Series enjoyed an excellent 2018, setting attendance records for the three semesters it comprised.

Student Brooke Warnke in the Canadian Rockies
January 02, 2019

Hospitality and tourism management major, Brooke Warnke, worked a summer internship far north of her hometown in Orlando at the 700-acre luxury mountain resort, Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge. She brought home extraordinary photos, and experiences she will carry through her career.

Dr. Tarik Dogru
December 15, 2018

The latest addition to the Dedman School of Hospitality’s team of research faculty discusses the cultural place hospitality holds in his native Turkey, contrasts Turkey's hospitality industry with that of the U.S., and explains why he finds researching financial and economic hospitality behaviors so interesting.

Ribbon-cutting Dedman's Marriott Center
November 01, 2018

Florida State University’s Dedman School of Hospitality hosted a grand opening of its Marriott Career and Professional Development Center with a ribbon-cutting ceremony and tour, Oct. 19.

Dr. Sean McGinley
October 15, 2018

Assistant professor Sean McGinley earned doctorate, master’s, and bachelor’s degrees at Penn State before joining the Dedman faculty in 2015. Dr. McGinley recently returned there for an awards reception and a two-day program that brought back distinguished alumni to engage with students.

Lydia Hanks
October 03, 2018

Dr. Lydia Hanks, associate professor at Florida State University’s Dedman School of Hospitality, recently visited Virginia Tech’s Howard Feiertag Department of Hospitality and Tourism Management as a guest speaker.