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Teaching and Learning with Technology welcomes newest faculty fellows cohort

Teaching and Learning with Technology welcomes newest faculty fellows cohort

Penn State’s Teaching and Learning with Technology (TLT) has welcomed eight instructors as members of the newest Faculty Fellows cohort. During the 2020-21 academic year, the projects of Justin Brown, along with colleagues Adrian Barragan and Jamie Garcia Prudencio, Margaret Hoffman, Tom Hogan, Randy McEntaffer, Dawn Pfeifer-Reitz, and Jan Reimann will, in their unique ways, focus on student engagement.

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Hogan Featured in Penn Stater Magazine

Hogan Featured in Penn Stater Magazine

Professor of Practice Tom Hogan was among several of the Black alumni, alumni, students, and faculty to share their experiences and perspectives in the September/October issue of the Penn Stater Magazine.

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Faculty Feature: Q & A with Elaine Farndale

Faculty Feature: Q & A with Elaine Farndale

Our newsletter features a faculty member question and answer section where you can learn more about our professors' research projects, ongoing studies, and hobbies! This month, get to know Professor Human Resource Management and Associate Director Elaine Farndale.

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September 2020 Director's Update

September 2020 Director's Update

Dr. Paul Clark is back from his sabbatical and shares some of his thoughts about the upcoming semester.

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Virtual internships have plenty to offer labor and employment relations students

Virtual internships have plenty to offer labor and employment relations students

Three students in the School of Labor and Employement Relations discuss their positive experiences with virtual internships this summer.

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Webinar: Social Protest and Bargaining Strategies -- Promise and Challenges, Examined Then (1960s) and Now

Webinar: Social Protest and Bargaining Strategies -- Promise and Challenges, Examined Then (1960s) and Now

The Center for Workplace Performance continues their webinar series on September 9 with a presentation from Robert B. McKersie, Professor Emeritus of Management at the MIT Sloan School of Management.

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After 37 Years, This Veteran is Graduating with Her Penn State Degree

After 37 Years, This Veteran is Graduating with Her Penn State Degree

When Mary Thomas left Penn State Behrend in the early 1980s, she said her intention always was to go back and finish her degree, but life kept getting in the way. Now, 37 years later, Thomas is completing that goal and is set to graduate this summer with a bachelor of science in organizational leadership.

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Wasser Selected as 2020 Kelley-Willits Award Winner

Wasser Selected as 2020 Kelley-Willits Award Winner

Michael Wasser, an adjunct faculty member with the School of Labor and Employment Relations in Penn State’s College of the Liberal Arts, has been selected as the 2020 winner of the Kelley-Willits Award for Excellence in Online Teaching.

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VLERA Webinar: Advancing Dispute Resolution By Understanding the Sources of Conflict

VLERA Webinar: Advancing Dispute Resolution By Understanding the Sources of Conflict

Our VLERA chapter is hosting a webinar, "Advancing Dispute Resolution by Understanding the Sources of Conflict" on August 19 at 8 p.m. During the presentation, Professor John W. Budd from the University of Minnesota will integrate scholarship from multiple disciplines to develop a multi-dimensional framework on the sources of conflict.

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Hogan to Serve on SHRM Blue Ribbon Commission on Racial Equity

Hogan to Serve on SHRM Blue Ribbon Commission on Racial Equity

The Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) announced the members of its new Blue Ribbon Commission on Racial Equity. The commission, convening HR and business leaders to drive actions and find solutions, is part of SHRM's "Together Forward @Work" initiative, a call to action for the business community and HR professionals to address racial inequity in the workplace.

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