March, April, May 2021

24 1/2 Annual Travel Dining Auction

March 29- April 9 at 8:00 p.m

This year we are going totally VIRTUAL and naming our auction TDA 24 ½ so we can celebrate our 25th Silver Anniversary Auction in 2022 face-to-face.

Pop-up restaurants

March 15- May 3 between 4:00 p.m and 5:00 p.m

Eleven seniors in the Department of Hospitality Management have an opportunity to manage a commercial restaurant as a part of their capstone class. From the beginning of the spring semester, students were tasked with developing their own restaurant concept, recipes, menus and detailed operational plans. Each Monday of the spring semester, a new menu will be available. All restaurants require online pre-orders and customers may choose carry-out, curbside pickup or on-campus delivery options for their orders. Pickups will be from Lacy’s Fresh Fare and Catering, located in Hoffman Lounge, Justin Hall. Curbside pickups will be done in the front stalls of Justin Hall. All delivery options are available from 4-5 p.m. each Monday.

Pop-up Restaurant weekly themes:

March 15- Korean cuisine
March 22- Vegan cuisine
March 29- BBQ
April 5- BBQ
April 12- Mediterranean cuisine
April 19- Pilipino cuisine
April 26- Brazilian cuisine
May 3- Spanish tapas and elaborate cupcakes for Mother’s Day

Online M.S. Hospitality Administraion virtual information Session

April 9 at 7:00 p.m. April 10 at 9: 00 a.m

This webinar will present information about the Online MS program in the department of hospitality management at Kansas State University. Degree requirements, the application process, and financial information will be shared.

Register here for information webinar on April 9 at 7:00 p.m

Register here for information webinar on April 10 at 9:00 a.m

HM Department Graduation Celebration

May 15, 3:30 p.m-5:00 p.m, Long Park Shelter, 17th & Yuma, Manhattan, KS

You and your guests are cordinally invited to a commencement celebration. Please RSVP by Friday, May 7th Vanetta Geiger ( Masks and social distancing are required by the park.

Hospitality Management Degree Completion Webinar (Olathe Campus)

May 18 at 12-12:30 p.m

Join Dr. Brett Horton and the student services team at K-State Olathe to learn more about how you can live in KC, work in KC, and complete a bachelor’s degree in hospitality management in KC. It just might be the best 30 minutes you have invested in yourself and your career.

Register here for the webinar