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RU SHRM Receives Award For Outstanding Student Chapter

June 27, 2012

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RUTGERS SOCIETY FOR HUMAN RESOURCE MANAGEMENT RECEIVES AWARD FOR OUTSTANDING STUDENT CHAPTER

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RU SHRM received the Outstanding Student Chapter Award at the Society of Human Resource Management (SHRM)’s annual student conference in Atlanta, Ga. on June 23. Professor David Ferio, RU SHRM’s director, as well as several RU SHRM representatives were honored with a plaque.

LEARN Holds Workshop On Workplace Harassment

What constitutes a hostile work environment?
How does someone make a claim of harassment?
What is the legal consequence of workplace bullying?

In today’s work environment, the term “harassment” has a much broader meaning than in years past. With the advent of social media and cyberbullying, workers must be aware of their rights and responsibilities for preventing and handling these offenses. 

Teaser: 
What constitutes a hostile work environment? Today, the term “harassment” has a much broader meaning than in years past. On May 10, 2012, SMLR addressed workplace harassment issues and workers’ rights.

Professor Caligiuri, Guest Host for Breakfast at the Barracks

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On April 4, Professor Paula Caligiuri was the guest host for Rutgers iTV Studio's Breakfast at the Barracks. Professor Caligiuri interviewed Dean Sue Schurman, Professor Jessica Methot, and several distinguished Rutgers university professors.

NEW STUDY: HOME-BASED CHILD CARE WORKERS ECONOMICALLY VULNERABLE, VIEW UNION AS PROTECTIVE

May 23, 2012

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RUTGERS STUDY: HOME-BASED CHILD CARE WORKERS ECONOMICALLY VULNERABLE,
VIEW UNION AS PROTECTIVE

Report highlights importance of unionization, caregiver training and economic security

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A new study released by the Center for Women and Work (CWW) at the School of Management and Labor Relations at Rutgers University describes how home-based workers have fared three years after unionization and only four years after they gained the right to organize.

Rutgers SMLR Update

 

Schoolwide E-Newsletter

Graduates From LEARN's Programs Celebrate In Joint Ceremony

On May 11, 2012, students from the Union Leadership Academy (ULA), Employment Law for Union Representatives, and NJ Public Sector Labor Relations programs graduated during

a joint ceremony held at the Labor Education Center. Professor Tracy Chang, director of LEARN, and Professor Adrienne Eaton, chair of the Department of Labor Studies

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On May 11, 2012, students from the Union Leadership Academy (ULA), Employment Law for Union Representatives, and NJ Public Sector Labor Relations programs graduated during a joint ceremony held at the Labor Education Center.

HR Leaders Graduate from Global Master’s Program

On April 19, ten human resource professionals proudly graduated from SMLR’s Global Executive Master’s Program in Human Resource Leadership (GEMHRL). The graduates, their family, corporate sponsors, and SMLR professors gathered at the Affinia Manhattan Hotel Ballroom in New York to celebrate this milestone.

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On April 19, 10 human resource professionals proudly graduated from SMLR’s Global Executive Master’s Program in Human Resource Leadership (GEMHRL).

GEMHRL Alumni & Students Explore Trends in Executive Compensation & HR Transformation

Approximately 20 current students, corporate sponsors, and alumni from SMLR’s Global Executive Master’s Program in Human Resource Leadership (GEMHRL) gathered at the Benjamin Hotel in New York on April 20 to discuss trends in executive compensation and human resource (HR) transformation. Charles Tharp, Ph.D., chief executive officer at the

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“What’s real pay and what do you do to earn it?” Charles Tharp asked approximately 20 current students, corporate sponsors, and alumni from SMLR’s Global Executive Master’s Program in Human Resource Leadership (GEMHRL). Tharp and Michael Chivers ’06 were guest speakers.

SMLR’s 9th Annual Convocation

Congratulations to the Class of 2012!


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Approximately 310 SMLR students and 2,500 guests gathered in the Louis Brown Athletic Center on May 12, 2012 to celebrate the school’s 9th annual Convocation. Dean Susan J. Schurman, the presiding officer, and SMLR’s faculty proudly acknowledged the hard work of students within the school’s undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral programs in HRM and LSER.

First Recipients Of Pamela Sue Schmidt Award Announced

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RUTGERS ANNOUNCES FIRST RECIPIENTS OF PAMELA SUE SCHMIDT AWARD FOR OUTSTANDING SERVICE TO THE COMMUNITY

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Mario Tano, a resident of West New York, and Norman Wright, a New Brunswick resident, are named the first recipients of the Pamela Sue Schmidt Award for Outstanding Service to the Community.