Student club to hold hospitality silent auction in Heritage Hall
February 27, 2014
Wisconsin-Stout students in the Club Managers Association of America
believe they have a deal for you.
From 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday, March 4, in the second-floor
lobby of Heritage Hall, the organization will hold its Spring Silent Auction.
Students in the chapter, from the School of Hospitality Leadership, have tapped
many resources to develop a varied list of auction items.
Heritage Hall is at 415 10th Ave. E. Parking is free in
UW-Stout lots after 4 p.m.
The items include local and Twin Cities-area restaurant gift
certificates and dinner packages; golf packages to well-known Wisconsin and
Minnesota courses such as Erin Hills, Grand Geneva Resort and TPC Twin Cities;
and packages to major hotels and resorts, along with other merchandise.
The auction, which will have more than 60 items, is open to
the public. Bidders must sign a bid sheet. Values of the items will be listed,
along with starting bids and bid increments.
"You'll have to be sure to check back after you bid because
others are likely to bid on items that have such great deals," said Colin
Roche, of Grafton, CMAA student chapter president.
The club uses proceeds from the auction to help pay for
student trips to conferences and other events. The chapter recently returned
from the CMAA national conference in Orlando, where it received a Club of the
Students in the CMAA chapter are majoring in programs in the
School of Hospitality Leadership. Learn more here.