News & Events

Labor and Employment Law: Recent, Pending and Potential Changes Conference

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Friday, May 13, 2016
9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
(Coffee and registration begins at 8:30 a.m.)
 

Rutgers' School of Management and Labor Relations
Labor Education Center
50 Labor Center Way
New Brunswick, NJ, 08901
 

Dr. Michael Merrill is Appointed Director of LEARN

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Rutgers School of Management and Labor Relations (SMLR) is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Michael Merrill as a full Professor of Professional Practice in the Department of Labor Studies and Employment Relations and Director of its LEARN initiative (Labor Education And Research Now), effective July 1, 2016. Dr. Merrill will be working closely with local and regional union partners across the state, as well as colleagues at Rutgers, to deepen and grow the school's labor education and research services. 

Professor Charles Heckscher Wins Academy of Management Book Award

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We are pleased to announce that Professor Charles Heckscher has won the Academy of Management’s George R. Terry Book Award.
 

2016 Rutgers SMLR Goldstein Summer Internship Program

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Each summer, the Rutgers’ Goldstein Internship sponsors a student from the School of Management and Labor Relations (SMLR) to intern in Washington D.C. at the Metropolitan Washington Council AFL-CIO. The internship is generously sponsored by Dr. Coralie Farlee, a three-time Rutgers graduate and long-time friend of the school who funds the internship in honor of her late husband, Dr. Bernard Goldstein. 

PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES NOW ACCOUNT FOR CLOSE TO ONE-SIXTH OF THE TOTAL ELECTORATE

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New Report Highlights the Importance of Accessibility at Polling Places

For Immediate Release: August 12, 2016

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A projected 35.4 million people with disabilities will be eligible to vote in November, representing close to one-sixth of the total electorate, according to a report released today by the Rutgers School of Management and Labor Relations.
Who to contact:
Name: 
Steve Flamisch,
Phone: 
8482529011

For the Sixth Time in Seven Years, RU SHRM Earns National Recognition

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HILLSBOROUGH – Lisa Slover’s schedule fills up like a swimming pool on a hot August afternoon. As a program director at Somerset County YMCA, she manages a nearly $400,000 budget, a staff of 50 part-time lifeguards and swim instructors, and an aquatics program that draws between 200 and 250 children daily during peak months.

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This summer, the Society for Human Resource Management named RU SHRM its Outstanding Student Chapter for the sixth time in the last seven years, including the last five years in a row.