SMLR Update: New Developments

The Center for Global Work and Employment and the Business School of East China University of Science and Technology (ECUST) formally launched SMLR’s Master Courses Certificate Program for international MBA students of ECUST. … read more.


The Center for Innovation in Worker Organization (CIWO) has teamed up with Georgetown University to establish WILL Empower, a multi-year project to increase women’s leadership in the labor movement. … read more.

Labor Education Action Research Network (LEARN) has contracted with the American Postal Workers Union (APWU) to produce a user-friendly curriculum and resource anthology for use by APWU leaders and activists. LEARN is also offering new certificate programs and has had several new collaborations. … read more. If you are interested in learning more, contact LEARN.


The New Jersey Department of Labor and Workforce Development has awarded $2.4 million to SMLR to renew the New Jersey Healthcare Talent Development Center and create a new Life Sciences Talent Development Center. … read more.  The New Jersey Healthcare Talent Development Center will receive $1.3 million in state funding to launch the nation’s first-ever apprenticeship program for Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselors, an important step in New Jersey’s ongoing efforts to combat the opioid epidemic. ... read more


New Jersey’s gubernatorial candidates commended SMLR’s New Jersey/New York Center for Employee Ownership for providing an important new resource to the state’s business community. … read more.


SMLR’s “Faculty and Staff Resources” are now located on the SMLR Communications site in Sakai. Click here for access. You can access this password protected folder from this website