17 October 2019
We are very happy to announce a successful re-validation process with our MSc partner the Confederation of Tourism and Hospitality...
23 October 2018
“Keep your language. Love its sounds, its modulation, its rhythm. But try to march together with men of different languages, remote from your own, who wish like you for a more just and human world.” Helder Camara
Our philosophy at IMI has always been that we are a ‘global family’ preparing students for the international environment that is today’s hospitality industry.
Cultural understanding, tolerance and empathy are key skills when forging a career in multi-cultural workplaces, and we attempt to foster these qualities in every aspect of our teaching and social activities here at the school.
The bi-annual event that perhaps best showcases this multi-culturalism, is our International Night, where students prepare food and drink delicacies from their homelands as well as putting together performance pieces to show off their cultural heritage.
October’s event was one of our most ambitious to date, with fifteen different food stalls and ten unique performances. We enjoyed curries from India, noodle soups from Vietnam, seafood from Greece and sweet bakes from Russia among many other delicious culinary treats on offer.
Performances included songs from Malaysia, Indonesia, China and Taiwan, acoustic performances and rap from India and dance from Vietnam. We also presented special awards to students in categories such as ‘Kindest Helper’ and ‘Best Friend’ to celebrate those students who go that extra mile to make the day-to-day experience on campus that little bit better.
As ever, we were very pleased to welcome guests from the industry as well as alumni, family and friends of the school and everyone remarked on the excellent hospitality on display and the welcoming environment created by our students.
We would like to take the chance to thank all the guests who attended the event and an extra special thanks to our students for putting on such a great evening! The spirit of hospitality is about bringing people together in mutual enjoyment and this night was a fine example of this.
17 October 2019
16 October 2019
Once a semester, we take our students off to Europa Park to enjoy the thrills and spills of Germany's largest theme park...
10 October 2019
There was great interest on campus in the regular Staff Pool competition! Could Mr. Currie defend his title or would there be a new claimant to the crown...
07 October 2019
Great food, fantastic performances, a visit from our very first batch of students, and a marriage proposal! Our October International Night will certainly live long in the memory...
27 September 2019
It was another fantastic occasion as we welcomed our 2019 graduates back to Luzern to celebrate their achievements...