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Opening Ceremony of NJ Health Care Industry Week: April 8

April 2, 2013

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RUTGERS UNIVERSITY TO HOST OPENING CEREMONY FOR NEW JERSEY HEALTH CARE INDUSTRY WEEK: APRIL 8

 

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Gain current information on health care industry trends and employment options. Get free fitness screenings, network with leading industry professionals, and tour a medical village courtesy of Saint Peter’s University Hospital. This event is free of cost!

Rutgers University To Host Opening Ceremony of NJ Health Care Industry Week: April 8, 2013

March 25, 2013

EDITOR’S NOTE:Questions will be taken after the keynote addresses and must be directed to Padma Arvind, director of the Health Care Talent Network, and Aaron R. Fichtner, deputy commissioner, New Jersey Department of Labor and Workforce Development. Please contact Renée Walker at rwalker@smlr.rutgers.edu or 848-445-7582.

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The opening ceremony of New Jersey Health Care Industry Week will be held on April 8, 2013 at Rutgers Student Center. Attendees will gain current information on health care industry trends and employment options from more than 30 vendors, get free fitness screenings, network with leading industry professionals, and tour a medical village courtesy of Saint Peter’s University Hospital. This event is free of cost.

Rutgers HR Student Group To Host Conference On The Business Of HR

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March 25, 2013

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On March 27, 2013, RU SHRM is bringing together more than 200 top executive business leaders, human resource professionals, graduate students, and Rutgers’ expert HR faculty and staff to discuss current issues affecting the field of HR.

SMLR Brings Together 200 International Scholars To Discuss The Workplace

EDITOR’S NOTE: Please attribute photos to Steve Hockstein/Harvard Studio Photography. Additional photos of conference keynote speakers and attendees are available by request. Contact Renée Walker at rwalker@smlr.rutgers.edu or 848-445-7582.

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"Study of the labor process has never been more relevant. The organization of work is rapidly mutating far beyond the package we used to call ‘standard employment,’" says Professor Andrew Ross, keynote speaker at the 31st Annual International Labour Process Conference (ILPC). Approximately 16 different countries were represented by the more than 200 scholars in attendance.

International Labour Process Conference 2013

MEDIA ADVISORY

March 11, 2013          

A Closer Look At Employment Relations:
International Labour Process Conference On
March 18, 2013

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On March 18, approximately 200 leading international experts, academic researchers, and policy makers from the world of work will come together to discuss and critically assess developments in employment relations at the International Labour Process Conference (ILPC) at Rutgers University.

Employers Seek SMLR's Talent At First Schoolwide Career Fair

 

Boasting dozens of employers and hundreds of attendees, Rutgers School of Management and Labor Relations held its first schoolwide Career Fair on February 1, 2013 at Livingston Hall. The event brought together leading companies in a variety of industries with approximately 500 SMLR students and alumni seeking employment in human resources and/or labor relations.

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Boasting dozens of employers and hundreds of attendees, Rutgers School of Management and Labor Relations held its first schoolwide Career Fair on February 1, 2013 at Livingston Hall. The event brought together leading companies in a variety of industries with approximately 500 SMLR students and alumni seeking employment in human resources and/or labor relations.

Bao Nguyen Is Awarded Best Individual Team Member At The Ohio State HR Invitational

On February 10, Bao Nguyen, senior vice president of Rutgers Society of Human Resource Management (RUSHRM), in conjunction with the Rutgers MHRM high caliber case team (Maham Mukhatar, Monika Navandar, and Kay Sylla) won the award for Best Individual Team Member Presentation at the Ohio State HR Invitational Graduate School Case Competition. Nguyen competed as a member of the Rutgers “SMLR Dream Team,” which included his fellow MHRM classmates.

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On February 10, Bao Nguyen, senior vice president of Rutgers Society of Human Resource Management (RUSHRM), won the award for Best Individual Team Member Presentation at the Ohio State HR Invitational Graduate School Case Competition. Nguyen competed as a member of the Rutgers “SMLR Dream Team,” which included fellow HRM students Maham Mukhatar, Monika Navandar, and Kay Sylla.

New Jersey's Family Leave Insurance Program At Age Three

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The Center for Women and Work released a new report on New Jersey's Family Leave Insurance Program at age three. They found that despite low public awareness of the program, more than 100,000 claims have been approved, providing working families with needed resources when taking time to bond with a new child or care for a sick family member.

Dean Susan J. Schurman Joins Panel Discussion On NYC Bus Strike & Unethical Behaviors

Rutgers SMLR Dean Susan J. Schurman joined TheFreshOutlook's panel on January 26, 2013. Dean Schurman drew from her past experience as a bus driver, union president, and human resource director to shed light on the current New York City bus strike. In addition, she gave took part in a lively discussion on the apparent emerging culture of unethical behaviors and public confessions.

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Rutgers SMLR Dean Susan J. Schurman joined TheFreshOutlook's panel on January 26, 2013. Dean Schurman drew from her past experience as a bus driver, union president, and human resource director to shed light on the current New York City bus strike. Check out the videos of the panel's discussions.

SMLR's Rutgers Day Events

 

SMLR's Activites

Rutgers SMLR held its activities on Busch campus and welcomed the crowd of 83,000 people who attended the fifth annual event. Thank you to the approximately 25 SMLR students and alumni who graciously volunteered to help promote our school and the students, alumni, and friends who attended! View our photo album on Facebook.