News & Events

SMLR Update - June 2014

Check out the latest issue of our school's e-newsletter! 
 
Learn about SMLR's Class of 2014 and 11th annual Convocation. Meet our new faculty members, learn about the many events and developments this past spring, and more!
 
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Check out the latest issue of our school's e-newsletter! Learn about SMLR's Class of 2014 and 11th annual Convocation. Meet our new faculty members, learn about the many events and developments this past spring, and more!

RU SHRM Holds Its Final General Members Meeting

On April 25, 2014, Rutgers Society for Human Resource Management (RU SHRM) held its final general members meeting at the Livingston Student Center. Bob Calamai, a MHRM instructor, HR consultant and former HR Executive at IBM, spoke with students about ways to succeed as a new summer intern or when entering a new job. His insights were exceptionally well-received and a tribute to his knowledge and skilled work as an HR leader. 

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Rutgers Society for Human Resource Management (RU SHRM) held its final general members meeting at the Livingston Student Center.

Global Executive Master's in Human Resource Leadership (GEMHRL) Graduates Honored

On April 25, 2014, recent graduates of the Global Executive Master's in Human Resource Leadership (GEMHRL) program were honored at the Affinia Hotel in New York City. During the event, Professor Richard W. "Dick" Beatty, world-renowned HR expert and GEMHRL's executive director, discussed the opportunities for students that are available through an endowed fund, named in his honor.

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Recent graduates of the Global Executive Master's in Human Resource Leadership (GEMHRL) program were honored at the Affinia Hotel in New York City

Swedish Delegates Participate In New, Leadership Program

On April 3, 2014, twenty senior labor leaders from the Swedish Trade Union Confederation, LO, participated in a new program, Globalization and Organizing, offered by the Labor Studies and Employment Relations (LSER) faculty. The program is part of a three-week, leadership development series offered by SMLR, the University of Uppsala, and the University of Stockholm.

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Twenty senior labor leaders from the Swedish Trade Union Confederation, LO, participated in a new program

Rutgers SMLR Honors the LEARN Graduates and Celebrate Their Achievements

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Approximately 33 students within Labor Education and Research Now (LEARN) received certificates for completing their respective programs.

Visiting Professor From Japan, Megumi Kojima, Joins the Center for Work and Health

The School of Management and Labor Relations has invited Megumi Kojima, a visiting scholar from Japan, to join the Center for Work and Health. Kojima was recently interviewed by SMLR, during which she discussed her connection to the school and her research.

SMLR:   What led you to pursue Health care-related work?

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The School of Management and Labor Relations has invited Megumi Kojima, a visiting scholar from Japan, to be a Visiting Scholar at the Center for Work and Health. Recently we interviewed Kojima to find out a little more about her connection to SMLR and to learn more about her research.

Health Policy Expert Addresses U.S. Health Care

Susan Dentzer, senior health policy adviser for the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and former on-air health correspondent for the PBS News Hour, was the keynote speaker at the Employment Relations in Healthcare Conference held on March 14, 2014 in Rutgers' Labor Education Center. 

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Susan Dentzer, senior health policy adviser for the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and renowned health policy expert and journalist, was the keynote speaker at the Employment Relations in Healthcare Conference held on March 14, 2014 in Rutgers Labor Education Center.