Human Resources Management News
A student organization at St. John Fisher College devoted to promoting the human resources profession was recently recognized by the world’s largest HR association, the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM). Fisher’s student chapter, which is housed in the School of Business, was one of 163 schools to be given the 2015-2016 Honorable Mention Award, signaling the superior growth and development opportunities the organization provided its members.
On Thursday, May 5, students, faculty, and staff from the School of Business gathered to recognize graduating students at the baccalaureate and master’s degree levels. During the event, nearly 20 students were given awards for their academic achievement and leadership within the school.
On Friday, April 15, the St. John Fisher College School of Business inducted 42 students into the College’s Beta Gamma Sigma (BGS) chapter. BGS is the international honor society for business students and scholars.
The Fisher chapter of the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) has engaged in several professional development and leadership activities during the spring semester.
On Thursday, Dec. 3, the Society for Human Resources Management (SHRM) chapter from the School of Business hosted its first event, Learning from Industry Experts: Résumé Building from the People Who Read Them
St. John Fisher College received a $6,000 grant from Canandaigua National Bank & Trust (CNB) to create a four-year scholarship for an undergraduate student enrolled in the School of Business.
The 2014-15 St. John Fisher College Beta Gamma Sigma (BGS) liaison, Abby Rhone, is eager to accept her new role and any challenges it may bring. Rhone, a senior Human Resources Management major, was inducted into the College’s chapter in May.
A total of 50 graduating seniors were honored on Friday, May 9, when students, their families and friends, faculty, and staff gathered in the Cleary Family Auditorium for the annual President’s Awards Ceremony. The awards were presented by Dr. Donald Bain and members of the Fisher faculty.
In late February, Dr. David Martin, Dean of the St. John Fisher College School of Business, dropped into several classes to surprise 39 students with an invitation to join Beta Gamma Sigma (BGS), the distinguished International Honor Society for business excellence.
The St. John Fisher College Human Resources Management (HRM) degree program has once again met the requirements of the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) curriculum guidelines, earning the program the Society’s endorsement for another two years.