The Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) has named Penn State’s Student Chapter a 2014-2015 Merit Award winner, honoring the group for its efforts to provide growth and development opportunities to its student members.
SHRM is the world’s largest association devoted to human resource management. Representing more than 275,000 professional and 20,000 student members in over 160 countries, the association serves the needs of HR professionals and advances the interests of the HR profession.
“SHRM is pleased to announce our 2014-2015 Student Chapter Merit Award winners. These chapters, led by an inspiring and dedicated group of student volunteers and chapter advisors, truly represent the future of the HR profession,” said Susan Post, Divisional Director, East and the lead for SHRM’s Student Programs. “Their achievements, which go above and beyond their everyday academic and work commitments, is commendable, and we applaud the positive impact their efforts have on their schools, the local community and beyond. The future of HR shines bright knowing these students are among those leading the way.”
The Penn State SHRM student chapter receives a digital logo for use in electronic or print communications and will be recognized in SHRM’s publications, on its website, and at the SHRM Annual Conference and Exposition in Las Vegas June 28-July 1.