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NJ Senator Robert Menendez Attends Dedication of Plaque to SMLR

On September 14, New Jersey Senator Robert Menendez made a special appearance at SMLR’s Labor Education Center (LEC).

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On September 14, New Jersey Senator Robert Menendez made a special appearance at SMLR’s Labor Education Center (LEC). He joined Charles Wowkanech and Laurel Brennan from the New Jersey State American Federation of Labor and the Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO) to present SMLR with a commemorative plaque.

Healthcare Talent Network’s Holds Job Fair, Offers Services For Skill Development

According to figures released last week by New Jersey’s Labor Department, the state’s unemployment rate is close to 10 percent. In an effort to help strengthen New Jersey’s workforce and provide job opportunities within the healthcare sector, The Healthcare Talent Network (HCTN) held a job fair on August 23 at Raritan Valley Community College.

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The Healthcare Talent Network (HCTN) held a job fair on August 23 at Raritan Valley Community College. The event provided attendees with an opportunity to meet with key industry headhunters, education providers, career counselors, and local industry employers.

MLER Program Welcomes Largest Incoming Class

From an overview of concentrations within labor studies to an introduction to library resources, new students within SMLR’s Master of Labor and Employment Relations Program received a full overview of the school’s program during orientation on September 5. Held in the Labor Education Center, the event was led by Professor Paula Voos, the director of academic programs, and Sattik Deb, director of student services.  

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From an overview of concentrations within labor studies to an introduction to library resources, new students within SMLR’s Master of Labor and Employment Relations Program received a full overview of the school’s program during orientation on September 5.

New Students Welcomed During MHRM Orientation 2012

New students within the master of human resource management (MHRM) program.

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On August 23, Rutgers School of Management and Labor Relations welcomed 106 new students into the internationally renowned master of human resource management (MHRM) program. Students were introduced to SMLR Dean Susan J. Schurman, MHRM Program Director and Professor Dave Ferio, academic and career service professionals, and several HR faculty members.

Undocumented and Unafraid

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On Sept. 27, join Sofia Campos, chair of United We Dream, and Kent Wong from the UCLA Labor Center for a special event held at the Rutgers Student Center (College Ave) in Room 411 from 1 pm--3pm. Campos and Wong will discuss the "undocumented and unafraid" immigrant youth movement. This event is presented by the Department of Labor Studies and Employment Relations.

WHY LABOR ORGANIZING SHOULD BE A CIVIL RIGHT

 

ABOUT RICHARD D. KAHLENBERG

Richard D. Kahlenberg is a Senior Fellow at The Century Foundation, where he writes about education, equal opportunity, and civil rights. Read the New York Times article written by Richard D. Kahlenberg and Moshe Z. Marvit (published February 29, 2012).

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The American Labor Museum invites you to a discussion and reading with RICHARD D. KAHLENBERG. This event is hosted by Sondra Stetin Gash, a writer and daughter of Sol Stetin, a trade unionist and educator who worked at the Institute of Management and Labor Relations from 1947 to 1990, before it was established as Rutgers SMLR.

2013 International Labour Process Conference

 

2013 ILPC Conference

On March 18-20, SMLR will host the International Labour Process Conference (ILPC) in New Brunswick, NJ. 

Keynote speakers are:

Health Care Talent Network Job Fair

Health Care Talent Network Job Fair

August 23, 2012
9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
RARITAN VALLEY COMMUNITY COLLEGE
118 Lamington Road, Branchburg, NJ
Conference Room 1 (Parking in Lot 1)


Join us for this important career fair, where you will:

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August 23 from 9 a.m.--1 p.m.: Join us for this important career fair, where you will meet with key industry headhunters, education providers, career counselors, and local industry employers who are hiring right now!