Purdue Northwest Students Win First Place in Hospitality and Tourism Competition

Two of White Lodging’s own, David Arredondo and Carolyn Sandrick, led a team of six Purdue Northwest students to the grand prize at the internationally-recognized 2017 Smith Travel Research (STR)…

Two of White Lodging’s own, David Arredondo and Carolyn Sandrick, led a team of six Purdue Northwest students to the grand prize at the internationally-recognized 2017 Smith Travel Research (STR) Market Study Competition earlier this month in New York City.

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