News

  • June 26, 2013
    Rutgers SMLR Professor Jessica Methot, who teaches the Introduction to Human Resource Management course, shares her strategies for engaging students during an interview with "Inside the Teacher's Studio."
  • June 24, 2013
    Rutgers University will set up the ICCR Chair of Contemporary Indian Studies under the Prime Minister Manmohan Singh-President Barack Obama Knowledge Initiative. On June 19, Indian Consul General for New York Dnyaneshwar M Mulay and Rutgers Interim Chancellor Dr. Richard L Edwards signed and exchanged the MOU to initiate the academic partnership.
  • June 24, 2013
    Rutgers Society for Human Resource Management (RU SHRM) received the Outstanding Student Chapter Award at the Society of Human Resource Management (SHRM)’s annual student conference in Chicago on June 15. This is the second consecutive year in which RU SHRM has received the award, accepting a total of three Outstanding Awards in the past four years.
  • June 17, 2013
    Rutgers University and the Consulate General of India, New York on behalf of the Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR) will come together on June 19 to commence the “ICCR Chair of Contemporary Indian Studies,” which will bring a distinguished visiting professor to Rutgers from India.
  • June 15, 2013
    On May 8, 2013 Rutgers SMLR held its 8th annual Labor and Management Conference, focused on facilitating a discussion on the health and well-being status of workers and its relationship to work. Conference speakers addressed several issues negatively affecting workers, many of whom are overworked and overstressed.
  • June 04, 2013
    Professor Jack Chernick, a past SMLR (formerly known as IMLR) faculty member and university professor emeritus, passed away on March 27 at the age of 97. Professor Chernick played an integral role in SMLR's history.
  • June 01, 2013
    On May 22, Rutgers School of Management and Labor Relations honored the 30 current members of the Public Sector Labor Relations Certificate Program (PERC) and seven members of Union Leadership Academy (ULA) as they received certificates for completing their program.
  • June 01, 2013
    Rutgers University will study the impact that enabling employees to have a financial stake in their company can have on the success of firms, and will also delve into the evolving social and economic structure of the corporation and the future of American business. 18 new research fellows have been appointed.
  • May 31, 2013
    Padma Arvind, director of the New Jersey Health Care Talent Network, explains her vision and work for the network.
  • May 29, 2013
    Rutgers Business School (RBS) and the School of Management and Labor Relations (SMLR) are pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. William G. Castellano as Executive Director of Rutgers’ Center for Management Development.
  • May 20, 2013
    Approximately 370 students attended the 10th annual Convocation and graduated as the Class of 2013 on May 18. The event's four student speakers reminded their peers of the opportunities that lie ahead as graduates from Rutgers SMLR. View photos and read about the celebratory event.
  • May 17, 2013
    On April 27, Rutgers SMLR held its activities on Busch campus and welcomed the crowd of 83,000 people who attended the university's 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.
  • May 03, 2013
    The State of Colorado has adopted Strategies to Enhance Colorado's Talent Through Regional Solutions (SECTORS) and tasked a group of SMLR’s researchers to analyze the results of its pilot programs. Find out how these public-private partnerships can improve an industry's workforce.
  • May 01, 2013
    On April 17, Mary Ann Beyster, president of the Foundation for Enterprise Development, explained to LER students how organizations can give employees the freedom to create the kind of business and environment they would be passionate to work in while also giving employees ownership of that same organization and the rewards commensurate with their contributions.
  • May 01, 2013
    Graduate students in the Leadership in Work Organizations course formed teams and were tasked with analyzing The Model Alliance. While the entire class gave strong presentations, it was Teams 1 and 4 that won the Master’s Leadership Case Competition. Congratulations!
  • April 17, 2013
    The award-winning Rutgers Society of Human Resource Management (RU SHRM) welcomed more than 270 distinguished guests at its 9th annual conference,“The Business of HR,” on March 26. SMLR's future HR leaders and expert HR faculty and staff were brought together with leading HR executives to discuss ways of strengthening HR’s strategic position in business.
  • April 09, 2013
    In response to the growing demand for jobs in the health care industry, New Jersey Health Care Industry Week kicked off its opening ceremony yesterday at the Rutgers Student Center. Rutgers SMLR, New Jersey Health Care Talent Network, New Jersey Department of Labor and Workforce Development among others hosted this event is to help students and job seekers learn about health care.
  • April 03, 2013
    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!
  • March 27, 2013
    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.
  • March 25, 2013
    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.