tourism News

UT’s Steve Morse Honored by Southeast Tourism Society

Steve Morse, director and economist of the Tourism Institute in the UT Knoxville Department of Retail, Hospitality and Tourism Management, has received a special Shining Example Award from the chairman of the Southeast Tourism Society, a professional association that promotes travel in a 12-state region.

UT’s Carol Costello is Tennessee Hospitality Educator of the Year

Carol Costello, professor in the UT Knoxville retail, hospitality and tourism management department, has been named the 2010 Tennessee Hospitality Educator of the Year. The award was presented to Costello earlier this month at the annual industry conference of the Tennessee Hospitality Association, held in Murfreesboro.