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AAA Four Diamond Award 2017

Nittany Lion Inn Awarded Eighth AAA Four Diamond Rating

Thursday, May 4, 2017
The Nittany Lion Inn, located on Penn State’s University Park Campus, has been recognized by AAA as a Four Diamond hotel for the eighth year in a r
Joy Vincent-Killian

Vincent-Killian Named CBICC Ambassador of the Year

Tuesday, March 7, 2017
Joy Vincent-Killian, catering sales manager for Penn State Hospitality Services, was recognized as the 2016 Ambassador of the Year by the Chamber o
Chef Marissa

Trial by turkey for new chef at The Nittany Lion Inn

Thursday, December 1, 2016
Marissa Schaeffer was 21 years old when she cooked her first Thanksgiving dinner, the expected smorgasbord of turkey and fixings laid out buffet st
Michael Quinn

Iʼm Still Teaching; Just in a Different Way

Wednesday, September 14, 2016
Even though Michael Quinn's degrees are in Finance, he never wanted to be in business. Instead, he wanted to be an architect.
Sean Caviston

Nittany Lion Inn Wine Director Achieves Sommelier Certification

Thursday, August 25, 2016
Sean Caviston, restaurant operations manager and wine director at The Nittany Lion Inn, has earned the title of Certified Sommelier from the Ameri
Wine Spectator Award

Dining Room at The Nittany Lion Inn Receives Prestigious Wine Spectator Award

Thursday, August 25, 2016
For the first time, The Dining Room at The Nittany Lion Inn has received Wine Spectator magazine’s 2016 “Best of” Award of Excellence—the
AAA Four Diamond Award 2016

Nittany Lion Inn Awarded Seventh AAA Four Diamond Rating

Monday, August 8, 2016
The Nittany Lion Inn, located on Penn State's University Park Campus, has been recognized by AAA as a Four Diamond hotel for the seventh year in a row. "We're proud to continue to be recognized for our team's efforts in providing exceptional hospitality-driven service that is representative of this internationally recognized symbol," says Tom Neely, general manager of The Nittany Lion Inn.
Emily Bowen wins award

Bowen Honored with Hospitality Management Award

Wednesday, July 20, 2016
Emily Bowen, director of revenue, reservations, and distribution for Penn State Hospitality Services, has won the Single/Multi Property Revenue Manager of the Year award from the Hospitality Sales and Marketing Association International (HSMAI).
Joe Crimmins and David Gingher

Penn Staters join hospitality advisory board

Monday, March 21, 2016
Students studying hospitality management at Penn State have many assets within their reach, including two hotels and multiple restaurants, and now, students have a direct connection with those who oversee dining and hospitality services for Penn State.