April, 2015

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Happy Finals Week!


Hello SHRMers!

The easiest way to do well in your exams is to treat them like a giant punching bag. Use all the strength of your memory and punch the daylight of your tests. All the very best in your finals! You guys will do amazing.



Hello SHRMers!

Just a friendly reminder that your E-Portfolios must be submitted by Thursday 4/23 in order to be reviewed by Friday, 4/24 for approval.  Anyone who has not created an E-Portfolio by this deadline will lose any points they’ve accumulated this year. If you need assistant or have any questions about the process you can attend one of the members in the E-portfolio committee to get help.

Net Impact Event

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Undergraduate Commons, 3:00 – 6:00pm 

The Fair Foods Fair will feature up to 20 restaurants, food trucks, urban farms, food co-ops and more. We want to educate the community on the importance of farm-fresh sustainable food in the Philadelphia community! There will be delicious samples and awesome raffle prizes.

Make sure to register beforehand at: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/netimpact-temples-second-annual-fair-foods-fair-tickets-16193524267
Other than that, it is $1 at the door. All proceeds will be donated to Temple Community Garden! Some of our featured vendors this year include: Honeygrow, HipCity Veg, John & Kira’s Chocolates, Little baby’s Ice Cream, ReAnimator Coffee, Local 215 Truck & Rad Dish Cafe

Worth 5 Immersion Points

HRM Banquet


You are invited to our “Annual HRM Awards Banquet” – April 17th At Fox School of Business

Please be our guest!

When: April 17th
Where: 7th Floor Graduate Commons
Time: 12 noon to 2:00 pm- registration at 11:30
Dress: Business Professional

The Fox School Department of HRM is pleased to honor the following awardees at this year’s banquet:

  • Professor Jim Portwood, Ph.D., Fox HRM Distinguished Service Award
  • The 2015 Distinguished HRM Alumni: Jay Lehman, VP Talent Acquisition, Toll Brothers
  • The 2015 HRM Internship Provider of the Year: Michael Robinson, Director of Community Outreach, Temple University HR
  • The 2015 HRM Early Career Achievement Award: Jameel Rush, Director of Diversity & Inclusion, Aramark

We will also acknowledge our Fox HRM alumni and students for their outstanding achievements this past year.

If your RSVP indicates that you are attending the event, and you do not, we will deduct 40 points from your HRM Professional Achievement Points.

DATE: 4/17/2015 (Fri 12:00PM – 2:00PM)

LOCATION: 7th Floor Graduate Commons

TUSHRM Fundraiser Event


Enjoying the lovely spring weather and craving something sweet.Come join us on Thursday, April 16th, 2015 from 7pm-10pm for Temple University’s Society of Human Resource Management Fundraiser at Luv ‘n Spoonful Yogurt Bar. The Yogurt Bar is located at 1601 N 15th St, Philadelphia, PA 19121 (ground floor of the The Edge). All the proceeds from the sales at the fundraiser will go to benefit TUSHRM and assist in the programming events for the next year.