From Bollywood to Hollywood theme of year-end Sheridan Tourism and Travel Event Planning course

bsbaaFaculty of Business Students of Sheridan’s Tourism and Travel program once again created, planned and presented their year end function as a culmination of their final semester Meetings and Event Planning course. This years’ event was entitled From Bollywood to Hollywood and the event was held at Oakville’s Hilton Garden Inn.

Each final semester Tourism and Travel class are required to create plan schedule the activity by members of the 4th semester Introduction to Meetings and Events class. The Event assignment is focused on experiential learning for the students who were divided into teams based on their interests: Décor, Food and Beverage, Media and Program. A leader was nominated for each team and then overseen by the Assistant Coach.

“This is a great example of experiential learning and is just one component of the Tourism and Travel program. Graduates of our Program use the real-life, hands-on business training included in the program at Sheridan College to go into many areas of the Tourism and Travel Industry, including the exciting world of Meetings and Events Planning and Incentive Travel Planning,” said Donna Black, Coordinator, Sheridan Tourism and Travel program.

A delicious themed buffet was a main attraction for everyone, with the addition of Hollywood and Bollywood style movie posters and decor, authentic Bollywood dress and a movie theme for each table.[wpvideo dqzbHAzM]

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