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Hotel ‘greenwashing’ dirties eco-friendly reputation

By Sue McMurray, Carson College of Business PULLMAN, Wash. – Hotels across the globe are increasingly encouraging guests to embrace green practices. Yet while guests think they are supporting the environment by shutting off lights and reusing towels, they may in fact be victims of “greenwashing,” a corporation’s deceitful practice of promoting environmentally friendly programs […]

New hotel hires manager, sales director

PULLMAN, Wash. – The Residence Inn Pullman hotel, slated to open in April at Washington State University, recently hired a general manager, Sara Raquet, and director of sales, Andrew Berg.

WSU offers on-campus lodging at Gannon Hall

  PULLMAN – Beginning Sept. 1, visiting Cougar family members, alumni, and friends will once again be able to find on-campus accommodations by purchasing a WSU Cougar Campus Weekend package.   The package provides two nights of lodging for two at Gannon Hall on the Pullman campus, two mornings of morning breakfast for two at the Southside Café, […]

WSU explores hotel, conference center

WSU is looking for a private development company to partner with the university to design, build and operate a hotel and conference center on the Pullman campus. According to a report by WSU’s School of Economic Sciences, a wired lecture hall or amphitheater, smaller breakout rooms, convenient dining and comfortable rooms — the basics of […]