Thirty-five students were recognized at the Hotel and Tourism Association’s Summer Employment Award Ceremony and luncheon on July 28 at the Windward Passage Hotel on St. Thomas.

The USVI Hotel and Tourism Association recognized 35 students for their dedication to tourism and hospitality during a ceremony and luncheon marking the close of the association’s summer employment program on July 28 at Windward Passage Hotel on St. Thomas.

“This year’s program yielded great opportunities for many students,” said USVIHTA manager Nicole Friday. “The six weeks flew by fast, but I truly believe it made an impact on those students who invested their all in it.”