News

  • May 12, 2014
    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.
  • May 07, 2014
    SMLR Dean Susan Schurman writes in her op-ed, published in The Star-Ledger, "Rather than making athletes employees, let’s allow them to major in the sport they play. Let them study for a degree in football, basketball or baseball. Let’s integrate sports into the academic curriculum."
  • May 01, 2014
    More than 200 SMLR faculty, staff, and students gathered outside the Janice H. Levin Building to enjoy the first ever SMLR May Student Day event.
  • April 10, 2014
    WMBC highlights the opening ceremony for the second annual New Jersey Healthcare Industry Week held at Rutgers University on April 7.
  • April 08, 2014
    Professor Eileen Applebaum, renowned economist and SMLR adjunct instructor, gave a special talk titled, “Private Equity at Work: When Wall Street Manages Main Street,” held on April 9 at the Labor Education Center.
  • April 07, 2014
    Rutgers held a free job fair, featuring more than 30 employers, to mark the start of the second annual NJ Health Care Industry Week. More than 300 people attended the Busch Campus Center to discover education and training in health care professions.
  • March 10, 2014
    Dr. Aparna Joshi, a 2002 graduate of the IRHR doctoral program, has been selected as the 2014 recipient of the Academy of Management Organizational Behavior Division's Cummings Scholarly Achievement Award, recognizing the outstanding scholarly achievement of an early-to-mid career scholar in the field of organizational behavior.
  • March 07, 2014
    More than 200 students from Rutgers School of Management and Labor Relations met with more than two dozen recruiters during the school’s Spring Career Fair, held March 7, 2014 in the Livingston Student Center.
  • March 06, 2014
    According to a new study released today by Rutgers professors, the state of New Jersey is lacking oversight of its third-party contractors. The study assesses this situation and presents recommendations to remedy the situation.
  • February 28, 2014
    MHRM students discuss the benefits of being a member of the Rutgers Chapter of the Society of Human Resource Management (RUSHRM). The student group's 10th annual business conference is March 28.
  • February 19, 2014
    Join us as we bring together present and future HR leaders to focus on strengthening HR's strategic positions within organizations. Get insight on how companies are leveraging HR Analytics as the upcoming trend to stay competitive in the second decade of the 21st century.
  • January 24, 2014
    SMLR welcomed over 70 scholars from across the country and the globe as the school hosted the annual, Mid-Year Fellows Workshop in Honor of Louis O. Kelso on January 12-14. Researchers addressed broad-based employee stock ownership and profit sharing in a global economy.
  • November 26, 2013
    Team Intelligo United won the School of Management and Labor Relations’ 2nd Annual Jim Chelius Case Competition on November 11, 2013.
  • November 25, 2013
    Jennifer Chiu, who graduated from the MHRM program in May 2013, attended the HRM open house on November 6, 2013 as a special guest speaker
  • November 25, 2013
    On November 8, Rutgers University Promote Overall Worker & Employer Relations (RU POWER) held an Equal Opportunity Commission (EEOC) panel discussion on employee rights. More than 60 students were in attendance to learn how to prevent and handle workplace discrimination.
  • November 19, 2013
    On September 26, Barbados Senator Harcourt “Harry” Husbands, MLER ’97, shared his SMLR experiences with students in Carla Katz’s Introduction to Labor Studies & Employment Relations class.
  • October 30, 2013
    The Center for Women and Work (CWW) has released an issue brief on the subject that finds an overwhelming majority (83 percent) of state residents of all political affiliations support paid sick day policies.
  • October 29, 2013
    Ben Fried, the Chief Information Officer of Google, wakes up every morning filled with excitement about what his team of more than 1,200 employees aims to do for the day and with a drive to apply his knowledge to his best potential
  • October 29, 2013
    Approximately 200 SMLR students networked with recruiters from more than 32 leading companies at the SMLR Career Fair on October 11, 2013. Held at the Livingston Student Center, the career fair enabled attendees to discover opportunities in a variety of industries.
  • October 23, 2013
    In fall 2013, 70 students joined SMLR’s master’s degree program in labor and employment relations (MLER). Find out why they chose to study in our program.