Each semester, speakers from the Hospitality and Event Management industry visit Lasell College to speak to students.
Recent visitors include Jill Griffin, of the Massachusetts Gaming Commission and Mitchell Etess, CEO of Mohegan Tribal Gaming Authority.
Jill Griffin speaking to students on March 24, 2014 in de Witt Hall. She provided an overview of the Commonwealth's expanded gaming licensing process and discussed the Commission's effort in workforce development.
Mitchell Etess speaking to students on April 17, 2014 at the Yamawaki Auditorium. He discussed the core values of Mohegan Sun and the impact the casino will have as they expand into Massachusetts. Read more here