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education and scholarship by Christine Wasmer, Wasmer Contract Group ing a student chapter formation 2004 was a great manual and help to formulate stuyear for NEWH’s dent chapter by-laws. We hope to Scholarship prohave the first chapter meeting on gram, from the the CSUN campus in Fall 2005. introduction of the This Founding NEWH Student ICONS Scholarship Chapter will be affiliated with the opportunity to Los Angeles Founding Chapter. astounding success of NEWH For further information or other inquiries, please Chapters worldemail Christine Wasmer, NEWH Inc., Director of Scholarship at wide in awarding NEWH/Los Angeles Founding Chapter 2005 over $100,000 in Scholarship Recipients scholarships. Thanks goes out to played examples of their work and the hardworking volunteers and shared their appreciation or ambifriends of NEWH, your support tions with the interested audience. year after year truly makes it hapThe chapter would like to share pen! their thanks to the benefactors: Carl Ross Design, Linda Beran, Some chapter updates: Koroseal Interior Products Group, Dallas reports that their chapter sfa design, Terry Dougall & raised $10,000 through their scholDixie Nordstrom, Scholarship Director, Associates. Shared Grants were arship fund raising efforts. Darrell Schmitt, ASID/LA Chapter provided by: Kay Lang & President-Keynote Speaker and Helen Associates, Mirror Image, Inc. Meisel, President/NEWH Los Angeles Las Vegas Francis Kelley, Paragone Gallery, Founding Chapter. On April 19th, the Las Vegas S.K. Textiles and Cheryl Rowley Chapter hosted their annual scholDesign. NEWH Los Angeles arship luncheon which awarded Founding Chapter wishes to thank $15,000.00 in scholarships to five everyone for their support and very deserving and talented indiattendance to this event. It is viduals. The winners are; Tina through your continued support Buren a interior design student at that we are able to give back to the Art Institute of LasVegas, the Hospitality community and Theresa Chen from UNLV focused assist these outstanding students on Hotel Administration, Ashely to fulfill “Today’s Needs and Claeson and Quinn Fronapfel both Christopher Petit, Scholarship Recipient, Tomorrow’s Dreams.” at UNLV, Interior Architecture and NEWH LA Founding Chapter. Design, and Noga Smerkowitz at Another goal has been UNLV studying Interior to establish student Architecture. chapters of NEWH. It looks like we’re going Los Angeles to make it happen The 19th Annual Scholarship thanks to an interior Banquet was held at the beautiful design student at Wyndham Bel Age hotel on May California State 23rd, with guest speaker Darrell University Northridge, Schmitt CID, President of ASID Los JC Cortez. JC has Angeles, who honored all with his agreed to assist NEWH outstanding and well appointed in formation of our first address to the attendees. At the charter student chapwell attended event, a total of ter in Los Angeles. $23,000.00 in scholarships were She will assist in creatNEWH/South Florida 2005 Scholarship Recipients awarded to 16 recipients, who dis33

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of NEWH - July 2005

NEWH - July 2005
Letter From the President
Hospitality News
Learning From the Leaders
NEWH Announces New Corporate Partners
Protecting Paradise
Who’s Leading Whom?
Eye on the Triple Bottom Line
NEWH Welcomes New Corporate Partner – Signature Hospitality Carpet
Hotec – La Costa, California, June 2-5, 2005
2005 ARDA Awards Recipients
Education and Scholarship
Coming Events
Hospitality Design Award Winners
Letters to the Editor

NEWH - July 2005