Student Video: Reflections on Harvard Summer School

Student Video: Reflections on Harvard Summer School

[MUSIC PLAYING] TOSAN: I enjoy that although it’s very rigorous, it’s also very immersive. So as you’re learning, you’re learning as a community. It’s not like the rhetoric just being lectured towards you. [MUSIC PLAYING] BIANCA: I would say that my favorite part of the experience outside of the classroom would be meeting new people, […]

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Secondary School Program at Harvard Summer School

Secondary School Program at Harvard Summer School

[MUSIC PLAYING] MAY SANADHYA: I chose to attend the Secondary School Program because it provided many, many different courses that other programs did not provide. You could get the full college experience, an entire semester’s worth of classes, and get the credit on top of it. As my class choice, I picked astronomy. I get […]

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Pre-College Program at Harvard Summer School

Pre-College Program at Harvard Summer School

[MUSIC PLAYING] SARAH BRADSHAW: I took an Introduction to Criminal Law and Criminal Procedure. And I loved it. I loved stepping into Harvard Yard and seeing the bustle of students around me, while at the same time knowing that there were a bunch of kids out there doing the same thing I was doing. REID […]

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Introduction to Hospitality and Tourism Industry | UMES and USMx on edX

Introduction to Hospitality and Tourism Industry | UMES and USMx on edX

Well hello there. I’m Ernest P. Boger, Chairman of the University of Maryland Eastern Shore Department of Hospitality and Tourism Management. Do you know what these iconic brands have in common? Air Canada, Enterprise, Uber, McDonald’s, Fogo de Chao, Red Lobster, Marriott, Hilton, Hyatt Regency, Disney World, the Superdome, Yellowstone and Harriet Tubman national parks. […]

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Hospitality and Tourism Technology and Innovation | HKPolyUx on edX

Hospitality and Tourism Technology and Innovation | HKPolyUx on edX

[MUSIC PLAYING] SPEAKER 1: Nowadays, for many people, travel has become an essential part in their life. Travelers are seeking for convenient and personalized experiences. Correspondingly, businesses and the destinations are striving for staging the optimal experience for tourists, in a personal and memorable way. In the past two decades, with the involvement of technology […]

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Tourism and Travel Management | UQx on edX

[MUSIC PLAYING] SPEAKER 1: Travel is an aspiration for many people, and tourism is a lifeblood of economies, yet, tourism success is a shared responsibility. Managing travel and tourism is highly complex, even in developed destinations, like Queensland, Australia. TALEB RIFAI: Given Queensland’s wealth of natural and cultural heritage, it is essential that tourism is […]

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Managing Human Resources in the Hospitality and Tourism Industry | HKPolyUx on edX

Managing Human Resources in the Hospitality and Tourism Industry | HKPolyUx on edX

[MUSIC PLAYING] ALICE HON: Managing human resources in the hospitality and tourism industry is the organizational function that deals with hospitality issues related to human capital and workplace environment with an ultimate goal is to achieve organizational objectives. My name is Alice Hon, an associate professor of School of Hotel and Tourism Management. I’m the […]

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Managing Marketing in the Hospitality and Tourism Industry | HKPolyUx on edX

Managing Marketing in the Hospitality and Tourism Industry | HKPolyUx on edX

TONY TSE: Why are some people more loyal to a particular hotel chain than others? How can hospitality business get more repeat customers? To what extent service quality is part of the marketing mix in the tourism industry? What is so special about marketing communication in hospitality and tourism? Come explore the world of marketing […]

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