JWU News

Meet the 2015 Emeril Lagasse Scholars


9/30/15 | University News

In 2003, Johnson & Wales University partnered with Chef Emeril J. Lagasse '78, '90 Hon. to create a unique event dedicated to making culinary education more affordable. Since then, the annual Emeril Golf Classic has become a signature university event that benefits the Emeril Lagasse Endowed Scholarship Fund.

Topics: Alumni Academic Honors

Emmy Nomination for JWU Professor Gagnon

Science + Liberal Arts

Professor Marian Gagnon has been nominated for a Boston/New England Emmy Award for her film, “America’s Forgotten Heroine: Ida Lewis, Keeper of the Light.”

Topics: Academic Honors Arts & Sciences

JWU Named to President’s Community Service Honor Roll

University News

Johnson & Wales University again recognized by US President’s Honor Roll for Community Service | Only Rhode Island university to be honored “with distinction.”

Johnson & Wales University (JWU) has been selected for the 2014 President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll for exemplary service to America’s communities.

JWU’s Providence, North Miami, Denver and Charlotte campuses were honored in the “General Community Service” category. In addition, the Providence and North Miami Campuses were recognized in the “Education Community Service” category.

Topics: Academic Honors President's Community Service Honor Roll

JWU Receives Burke Award for Education Excellence

University News

Johnson & Wales University was recently honored with the William M. Burke Presidential Award for Excellence in Experiential Education, presented by the National Society for Experiential Education (NSEE).

Topics: Academic Honors