SMLR Update: Alumni News

Shiloh Butterworth, LSER ’15, a retired Army veteran shares how his SMLR education enticed and inspired him. As Director of Employee Experience at PAE, a forward-thinking engineering firm, he pushed to enact a paid family leave policy for all staff. … read more.



Amir Hossein Maleki, MLER ’13, received a job as an Assistant Professor in the Business School at the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh, where he will be teaching several topics including Labor & Employment Relations. Amir is earning his Ph.D. in Business Administration and Management from Washington State University. He was previously a part-time lecturer at SMLR, where he taught Organizational Behavior for the undergraduate LSER program. He was also a teacher assistant for Sheila Lawrence’s “Finance for Personal and Professional Success” course. In addition to his Master’s in Labor and Employment Relations from SMLR, he has a Master of Science in Entrepreneurship Management from the University of Tehran.


Dr. Arup Varma ’96, one of the first (IRHR) degree holders, will be honored as the recipient of XLRI – Xavier School of Management’s Distinguished Alumnus Award (Academician). Arup credits his SMLR education with preparing him for a successful career. … read more.





A new SMLR Alumni Association Executive Committee was elected in October 2017. The committee will lead the planning and execution of activities specifically for alumni and friends of SMLR. ... read more