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Lisa Schur and Douglas Kruse
Lisa Schur and Douglas Kruse

In the months leading up to the presidential election, Jim Dickson marveled at the constant stream of news stories about voters with disabilities. While the topics varied -- from accessible polling places, to the #CripTheVote social media campaign, to what the candidates were saying about people with disabilities – almost every story cited research by Rutgers School of Management and Labor Relations Professors Lisa Schur and Douglas Kruse.

Thursday, November 10, 2016
David Bensman
David Bensman

Southern California News Group tapped SMLR Professor David Bensman’s expertise for a recent article about the classification of port truckers.

Monday, October 31, 2016

Jean Whelan, Ph.D., RN, from the University of Pennsylvania's School of Nursing, described and discussed the role played by professional nurse organizations and other groups in developing the structure and conventions of nurses' work in the early twentieth century during a special presentation at the Labor Education Center.

Monday, October 24, 2016
CIWO LRAN Logistics Conference
CIWO LRAN Logistics Conference

On October 6-7, 2016, Rutgers SMLR’s Center for Innovation in Worker Organization (CIWO) hosted the Labor and Research Action Network’s (LRAN) two-day logistics conference at Rutgers’ Labor Education Center.

Thursday, October 20, 2016
Obamacare
Obamacare

Rutgers School of Management and Labor Relations and School of Health Professions team up to prepare health care managers to better meet Obamacare requirements.

Monday, October 17, 2016
Thomas Roy
Thomas Roy

When Duchenne muscular dystrophy robbed Thomas Roy of the ability to walk, it sharpened his desire to succeed. Making use of online courses and new technology, the 22-year-old Rutgers student is achieving academic success as he works toward a bachelor’s degree in the School of Management and Labor Relations (SMLR).

Friday, October 14, 2016
Surdna Foundation
Surdna Foundation

On July 18, 2016, the Surdna Foundation, Rutgers’ SMLR Center for Innovation in Worker Organization (CIWO) and the National Employment Law Project (NELP) co-convened a day-long conversation on how to strengthen enforcement of state and local labor policies.

Monday, August 22, 2016
Christian Berk
Christian Berk

The Rutgers’ Goldstein Internship is generously sponsored by Dr. Coralie Farlee, a three-time Rutgers graduate and long-time friend of the school who funds the internship in honor of her late husband, Dr. Bernard Goldstein.

Wednesday, August 17, 2016
CIWO retreat
CIWO retreat

On July 20-22, 2016, Rutgers University’s Center for Innovation in Worker Organization (CIWO) convened 20 senior leaders from key labor, economic justice and community organizing networks to build a community of practice and learning as part of CIWO’s “Building the Bench” leadership initiative.

Friday, August 5, 2016

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