Hotelie magazine

Our flagship publication, Hotelie magazine, brings you the remarkable activities of our alumni, faculty, and students and showcases our outstanding curriculum in informative, entertaining articles. Alumni contributors bring the world closer with engaging first-person narratives and fascinating photographs. Hotelie is published following the spring and fall semesters.

Hotelie Winter 2015 CoverWinter 2015

Digital version

Alumni version with class notes

Featured Stories

Hotelies Afield: The Canlis brothers stir up Seattle

The Student Experience: Real Estate on the Rise

HEC: A view from the Arts Quad

The Art of Teaching: A toast to Steve Mutkoski

World Views: Advancing education in Africa

Outposts: Christina Heggie '10 does Carnaval in Rio


Summer 2014 issue Summer 2014

Digital version

Alumni version with class notes

Featured Stories

Insights from Innovators: Predicting the game-changers in hospitality and travel

In the Classroom: Using the Carnelian fund, students learn how to hedge their investments

The Student Experience: The Hotel Leadership Development Program

Milestones: NSMH celebrates 25 years

World Views: Deja Rose Penev '03 will be your guide to Switzerland

CHRS 2014: A conference like no other

Outposts: Deniz Omurgonulsen '00 takes us to the crossroads of East and West, Istanbul


Winter 2014 Winter 2014

Digital version

Alumni version with class notes

Featured Stories

Insights from Innovators: Chipotle founder Steve Ells shares his
formula for success

The Student Experience: Tess Williams '15 examines the essence of Hotel Ezra Cornell

Hotelies Afield: 20 Peter Semone, MPS '94 plants the seeds of hospitality in Lao PDR

Industry Focus: Women in hospitality reflect on their career journeys

Industry Focus: Carlson's remarkable culture of inclusion

World Views: Dayssi Olarte de Kanavos '85 weaves the magic of Cartagena

Outposts: Karl Pettijohn '85 on his quest to climb the ultimate summit, Mount Everest


Spring 2013 Spring semester 2013

Digital version

Alumni version with class notes

Featured Stories

Insights from Innovators: Cindy Estis Green '79 and SHA prof Chris Anderson discuss trends in the online marketplace

The Art of Teaching: Take a seat in the classrooms of three of our most outstanding educators: Dave Sherwyn, Kate Walsh, and Bill Carroll

Taj + Cornell: Taj’s best people get something special: a chance at an MMH degree, all expenses paid

The business of changing the world: Meet eight alumni entrepreneurs who have made a business of helping humanity

World Views: Meet the new American traveler. Peter Yesawich '72, MS '74, PhD '76 explains us by the numbers

Outposts: Bryan Dunn '14 sees life from a whole new angle while interning high in the Atacama Desert and Andes Mountains of Chile


Fall 2012

Fall semester 2012


Digital version


Alumni version with class notes


Featured Stories

Insights from Innovators: Adam Weissenberg '85 talks with Jan deRoos '78, MS '80, PhD '94


Real-life Eloises: Three Hotelies reminisce about their hotel childhoods


Welcome to America: The U.S. travel industry lobbies for visa reform and a new American attitude toward international visitors


World Views: George Cao, MMH '96 and Jens Thraenhart, MMH '00 offer a wealth of insights for digital marketers


Food for a red planet: Rupert Spies helps NASA learn how to feed body and soul


Memories of HEC: Aanchal Suri '14 gathers student perspectives


Outposts: Barbara Lang '78, MPS '04 sails the world for food


Spring 2012

Spring 2012 Issue


Digital version


Alumni version with class notes


Featured Stories

Bakers endow real estate program

I&I Awards preview

A fund for Prof Meek

A visit with Dean Beck

Intro to Wines: A vintage classic turns 40

Our first 90 years: A timeline

90 influential Hotelies

Lessons of a lifetime

Outposts: A life aloft


Fall 2011

Fall 2011 Issue


Digital version


Featured Stories

Marriott Student Learning Center

Icons: Hilton Foundation

A course for common ground

Behind the scenes at HEC

Getting HIP to New York

World Views: Cuba

High school Hotelies

Summer internships

The learning of entrepreneurship

Outposts: Journey to Ithaki


Srping 2011

Spring 2011 Issue


Digital version


Featured Stories

I&I Awards preview

Cornell on hospitality

Faculty for a new era

McLamore family values

The "un-MBA"

Hotel development: The brand builders

Worldviews: Mirror on Japan

Cornell Hospitality Research Summit


Outposts: Biking across America

Previous Issue: Winter 2010 -2011

Winter 2010-2011

Feature Stories

  • Ethics done right
  • The SHA makes the dean's list
  • Annabel Wisniewski's sense of place
  • Monuments to the future
  • Jane Peng's Beijing

Previous Issue: Summer 2010

Summer 2010

Feature Stories

  • The Statler's new budget chic
  • Pillsbury named Rhodes professor
  • HEC 85
  • Diego M. Sosa
  • Hilton Foundation awards scholarships
  • Event-full giving
  • The power of planning
  • Execs bring real world to school
  • Branding Zambia
  • Healing with hospitality

Previous Issue: Spring 2010

Spring 2010

Feature Stories

  • CQ Turns 50
  • Rebecca Robbins '09 on the road to life
  • Hotels in 2015: How the game is changing
  • Statler Hall's new tower
  • Our new Icon: Chuck Feeney '56
  • Mothers of invention
  • CRECC's a winner

Previous Issue: Fall 2009

Fall 2009

Feature Stories

  • Harris Rosen's best investment yet
  • Sienna Wedderburn's southern (Sudan) hospitality
  • CIA Alliance students go for the skill
  • Helmsley Scholarships
  • John Rijos '75 reconnects
  • Steamboat Foundation partners with Union Square

Previous Issue: Spring 2009

Spring 2009

Feature Stories

  • Bill Marriott: Cornell’s First Icon of the Industry
  • The Integrity Dividend
  • Restaurant Development: A Dry Run for the Real Deal
  • A Winning Concept Now Open for Business: Punk’s Backyard Grill
  • Four-Star Career: A Conversation with Drew Nieporent
  • Skip Sack Endows Professorship in Food and Beverage Management
  • Shifting Sands: Alumni Driving Dubai’s Dynamic Growth

Previous Issue: Winter 2008

Winter 2008

Feature Stories

  • Bob Alter Endows Scholarship Program
  • SHA Launches Real Estate Program
  • Treadwell Prize Recipient Thrives in Madrid
  • CHS Chapter Leaders Learn from Each Other
  • Managing an Olympic Feast
  • HEC 84: Learning from Las Vegas
  • Harrison Earns First-Ever MMH
    Outstanding Alumna Award


Previous Issue: Fall 2008

Fall 2008

Feature Stories

  • Honoring an Institution
  • Eye on Innovation
  • Honoring Exceptional Student
  • Bergen Brings Tuscan Touch to Taverna Banfi
  • Sizing Up Sustainability
  • Fites Celebrated at Cape May Ceremony
  • Ted Teng ’79 Honors His Mentors


Previous Issue: Special "Campaign for Cornell" Issue

2008 issue

Feature Stories

  • Reaching Higher: Students Inspired by Scholarship Support
  • The Power of Perpetuity
  • A Hand Up
    Donors Give the Gift of Learning