Alumni Society Spotlight: John Paulsen
September 1, 2015

The following interview with Tisch Center Alumni Society President John Paulsen was conducted by Tisch Center social media assistant Tiffany Choi. 1) Can you tell me a little bit about yourself? What do you do now and when did you graduate from Tisch Center?  I have been working in the hospitality industry for […]

Alumni Spotlight: Mina Agnos
March 3, 2015

Mina Agnos graduated from the Master’s Degree in Tourism Management program in 2001. As an undergrad, my focus was on math and science. However, I made the decision to study abroad for a year in Athens. Upon arrival, I decided to stay and complete my studies there. During the summer […]

Alumni Spotlight: Chi Lo
February 26, 2015

Chi Lo is a 2009 graduate of the Master’s Degree in Tourism Management program. Before I applied for NYU, I was teaching English in Shanghai, China. I had always wanted to go back to school, and the year in China helped me see the world, refined my focus in life, […]

Alumni Spotlight: Soraya Olama
November 13, 2014

Soraya Olama graduated from the Master’s Degree in Tourism Management program in May 2014. Born in Madrid, I was raised in a multi-cultural environment which allowed me to cultivate an open mind and a sense of respect for people from all cultural backgrounds. My passion for travel and background in advertising […]

Alumni Spotlight: Ke Jin
October 8, 2014

Ke Jin earned his Master’s Degree in Hospitality Industry Studies in May 2014. His concentration was Hotel Finance. Why did you choose NYU? Towards the end of my undergraduate degree at the East China University of Political Science and Law, I was introduced to the field of hospitality and decided […]

Noncredit Alumni Spotlight: Noel Barrameda
August 12, 2014

Noel Barrameda completed the Accelerated Certificate in Hotel Operations in 2006. Since that time he has worked internationally as a sales supervisor, manager, and general manager of several resort properties in the Philippines. In the following interview he shares his experience in the program and the impact it has had […]