The School of Hotel and Restaurant Management was created in 1986 under the leadership of NAU President Emeritus Eugene M. Hughes, pictured above.
The HRM building is named in Hughes' honor, and he spoke during the ceremonies unveiling the renovation on Oct. 3.
NAU President John Haeger and President Emeritus Eugene Hughes, founder of the School of Hotel and Restaurant Management, commemorate the renovation to the school's building
at the ceremonial ribbon cutting in October 2011. Also pictured, from left, are MJ McMahon, NAU executive vice president; Mason Gerety, vice president for Advancement
and dean of The W.A. Franke College of Business and former dean Marc Chopin; Todd Steffen of CORE Construction; and architect Tim Whiteside of Johnson Walzer.
Lucy Walkup, left, and Nancy Serenbetz enjoying the festivities.