News

  • December 02, 2014
    On November 24, SMLR held a reception to honor the school’s 20th anniversary. Gabrielle Carteris, star of Beverly Hills 90210 and EVP of SAG-AFTRA, served as a guest speaker. More than 150 people attended the celebration. View photos of all speakers, our sponsors, alumni, and friends.
  • November 26, 2014
    SMLR held a reception on November 24 to honor the school’s 20th anniversary. Gabrielle Carteris, an actress known for her role on the television show Beverly Hills 90210 and who serves as executive vice president of the Screen Actors Guild-American Federation of Radio and Television Artists (SAG-AFTRA), attended as a guest speaker. More than 150 people attended the celebration.
  • November 25, 2014
    Women Investing In and Guiding Women (WINGS) welcomed three new sponsors in 2014. PSEG, Avon and Covance have joined Wells Fargo, Johnson & Johnson and Accenture to provide outstanding mentoring opportunities for Rutgers undergraduate women students. Thanks to these six companies, 60 Rutgers students are gaining valuable insights from experienced business women about how to make the transition from college to the workplace.
  • November 22, 2014
    On November 21, 2014, five teams of HR students completed the final round of the HR RU SHRM/Jim Chelius/ADP HR Case Competition. The five teams were judged by ADP's leading executives.
  • October 28, 2014
    On October 28-29, SMLR's “Corporate Social Responsibility Convening” of more than 100 high level staff and leaders of community and workers organizations was held at the Labor Education Center. Attendees received strategic, hands on training on advanced corporate social responsibility campaigns.
  • October 17, 2014
    Check out the latest issue of the Rutgers SMLR Update! Meet our Fulbright Visiting Scholar and our recent award recipients. Learn more about the newly introduced NextGen HR Master's Certificate Program and so much more!
  • October 17, 2014
    On October 16, 2014, Rutgers University’s Labor and Employment Relations Association (RU LERA), a new academic, professional, and social organization for SMLR students, held its first event---a conference on workplace arbitration and mediation.
  • October 12, 2014
    On October 10, a Healthcare & IT Panel was held to at the Livingston Student Center to highlight job opportunities and the ways in which IT is providing higher quality of care and protecting patient safety in the healthcare industry.
  • October 09, 2014
    More than 200 students from Rutgers School of Management and Labor Relations met with over 40 companies during the school’s Fall Career Fair, held September 29, 2014 in the Livingston Student Center.
  • October 07, 2014
    Leading health informatics professionals will join a panel discussion to address the ways in which IT is providing higher quality of care, protecting patient safety, and presenting employment opportunities in the healthcare industry.
  • October 01, 2014
    Rutgers SMLR proudly welcomes Fulbright Visiting Scholar Aslihan Aykac Yanardag, who will study the sociology of work, labor relations, and industrial sociology while at SMLR during the 2014-2015 academic year. Yanardag, an associate professor at Ege University in Turkey, shared details on her research.
  • September 24, 2014
    Taught by Rutgers' world-class faculty and industry experts, the NextGen HR Master’s Certificate program provides the framework to leverage your organizational impact, strengthen employee engagement and position your company as a great place to work! Classes begin Oct. 14!
  • September 10, 2014
    "I earned my degree from the excellent School of Management and Labor Relations at Rutgers while I played football ... I learned an enormous amount from my professors, many of whom went beyond the call of duty to help me succeed after I was severely injured and unable to attend classes," Eric LeGrand '14.
  • September 08, 2014
    Susan Schurman, dean of UCC and the School of Labor and Management Studies, said 60 percent of high school graduates begin their undergraduate degree, but only about a third of them actually finish in the traditional four-to-six year time frame.
  • July 14, 2014
    Check out the latest issue of our school's e-newsletter! Learn about SMLR's Class of 2014 and 11th annual Convocation. Meet our new faculty members, learn about the many events and developments this past spring, and more!
  • June 23, 2014
    Rutgers Society for Human Resource Management (RU SHRM) held its final general members meeting at the Livingston Student Center.
  • June 23, 2014
    Recent graduates of the Global Executive Master's in Human Resource Leadership (GEMHRL) program were honored at the Affinia Hotel in New York City
  • June 23, 2014
    Twenty senior labor leaders from the Swedish Trade Union Confederation, LO, participated in a new program
  • June 12, 2014
    Approximately 33 students within Labor Education and Research Now (LEARN) received certificates for completing their respective programs.
  • May 20, 2014
    The School of Management and Labor Relations has invited Megumi Kojima, a visiting scholar from Japan, to be a Visiting Scholar at the Center for Work and Health. Recently we interviewed Kojima to find out a little more about her connection to SMLR and to learn more about her research.