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CWP Webinar: Effective Mentoring

CWP Webinar: Effective Mentoring

On April 1 at 8 p.m., Steven J. Greenblatt, Esq. and the CWP's own Michael Edenhart-Pepe, Ph.D., will discuss effective mentoring and ways to implement mentoring programs in organizations.

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LABOR School to Host Webinars March 26, March 30

LABOR School to Host Webinars March 26, March 30

"Workers on the Front Lines of COVID-19: What We Can Learn and Do" will bring together community members and union members alike. "Young Workers and Unions: Uniting across Generational Differences," will discuss the changing landscape of the workplace.

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Everhart Recognized in 'We Are!' Feature

Everhart Recognized in 'We Are!' Feature

Trisha Everhart was highlighted for the work she does with the School of LER's undergraduate and graduate students.

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2020 VLERA Webinar Series Continues March 19

2020 VLERA Webinar Series Continues March 19

Steven Greenhouse, J.D. will present "Beaten Down, Worked Up: The Past, Present, and Future of American Labor" at 7:30 p.m. EST. Advanced registration is required.

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Alumnus creates fund to support labor and employment relations students

Alumnus creates fund to support labor and employment relations students

Retired human resources executive Jim Bowers believes students with exposure only to the U.S. should better understand how other countries’ labor relations and human resources programs differ.

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SHRM alignment for MS in HRER program renewed

SHRM alignment for MS in HRER program renewed

The Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) has acknowledged that the School of Labor and Employment Relations' Master of Science in Human Resources and Employment Relations (with HR Option) is now aligned with SHRM’s HR Curriculum Guidebook and Templates.

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"American Factory" Screening March 3

"American Factory" Screening March 3

The Center for Global Workers' Rights in the School of Labor and Employment Relations and the Sustainability Institute will be hosting a free screening of the Oscar-Winning film, "American Factory" on March 3 at 7 p.m. in HUB 132 Flex Theatre. The event is free and open to the public.

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Penn State adult learner and US Marine leads others in outdoor adventures

Penn State adult learner and US Marine leads others in outdoor adventures

Labor and Employment Relations student Kyle Larson, a Penn State adult learner and a trip leader for Outdoor Adventures, a unit of Campus Recreation, discusses his influences at Penn State and his plans for his LER major.

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February 2020 Acting Director's Update

February 2020 Acting Director's Update

Acting Director Elaine Farndale introduces some of the things that have been going on in the School since our last newsletter.

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