Virtual MIC - Cooking Class with Chef Tim (Cioppino)

Friday, October 9, 2020 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm

Online Zoom Meeting

Contact Name: 
Janine Hurty
(415) 338-1183
Event Description: 

Join us as Chef Tim Shaw shows us how to prepare a real San Francisco classic... CIOPPINO!

Click here to register! This event is free to alumni, students, faculty, and staff, but registration is required.

About this Event

Chef Tim Shaw of San Francisco State University's Vista Room will be showing us how to prepare cioppino. Hospitality and Tourism Management Department Chair Colin Johnson will also be sharing updates on what is happening in the department.


Chef Tim Shaw, Chef Instructor

Tim Shaw is the Chef Instructor for SFSU's Vista Room, training students in the Hospitality and Tourism Management Department and preparing them for careers in the Restaurant Industry. He has over 32 years of experience in the food industry, including in restaurants, catering, and private chef experiences. He also assisted with recipe design and testing for Joy of Cooking. He has a master's in food studies from NYU and an MPA in sustainable management. In his spare time he plays the bass guitar with more enthusiasm than expertise, much to the chagrin of his husband and rescue dogs.

Colin Johnson, Ph.D., Department Chair, Hospitality and Tourism Management

Colin Johnson holds a doctorate in economic and social sciences from Fribourg University, Switzerland. He also has an MBA from Manchester Business School and BA from Open University in the UK. He has worked in many sectors of the hospitality industry and held faculty and management positions in seven colleges throughout the UK, Switzerland, and US. Colin has published in a number of leading hospitality and tourism journals.

Who should attend?

Lam Family College of Business alumni, students, faculty, and staff are welcome to join us for this culinary event.

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The Lam Family College of Business welcomes persons with disabilities and will provide reasonable accommodations upon request. If you would like reasonable accommodations for this event, please contact Janine Hurty at as soon as possible so your request may be reviewed.