JWU News

Creating the Modern Airport Experience with Rick Blatstein

1/31/2017 | What do LaGuardia, O'Hare, and Newark airports all have in common? Aside from being major transportation hubs, they are all home to OTG “experiences” — concessions and restaurants that just happen to be strictly in airport spaces.

Topics: Hospitality jwu providence

‘Hospitality Is a People Business’: Paul Baldasaro '90

1/24/17 | Paul Baldasaro ‘90 says human capital is everything in the hospitality business. As the Chief Operating Officer (COO) of Home-Grown Industries, he develops and implements business strategies for Mellow Mushroom Pizza, a $375M+, 180+-unit pizza franchising business started in Atlanta, Georgia, in 1974.

Topics: Hospitality Charlotte

JWU Wrestling Retains Providence Rivalry Cup

1/19/17 | Only 8 miles separate Johnson & Wales University from Rhode Island College, but the Wildcat wrestling team showed the divide is bigger than that on the mat, dominating the Anchormen 45-3 during the team’s annual Friday Night Fights.

Topics: jwu providence Campus Life

re-CONNECTED Exhibit Showcases School of Engineering & Design Alumni

1/17/17 | The work of 21 alumni of JWU’s School of Engineering & Design will be on view in the gleaming new gallery of the John J. Bowen Center for Science and Innovation through May 4, 2017.

The show, titled “re-CONNECTED,” marks the gallery’s official grand opening, as well as JWU’s first-ever juried exhibition of alumni design work.

Topics: Engineering + Design

United Airlines’ Greg Jones Shares Leadership Tips with Charlotte Students

1/16/17 | Even an employee of United Airlines can’t avoid the occasional flight delay caused by Mother Nature! Greg Jones, Chief Diversity Officer – United Airlines, was a tad late for his Distinguished Visiting Professor lecture due to weather issues in Chicago.

Topics: Charlotte

Join Us for JWU Ice Hockey at the Dunk

1/9/17 | Calling all #JWUCats! Join JWU Providence Athletics on Thursday, January 19 for our annual hockey game at the Dunkin’ Donuts Center.

Topics: Campus Life