Upcoming Events

To be announced.

Previous Winter 2021 Meetings

January Meeting:
Thursday, January 21, 2021, at 4:00-5:00 PM
At this meeting, we are going to discuss events for the winter 2021 semester, networking, and officer elections for the first half of the meeting. The other half, I am taking suggestions for hot topics you have seen in HR or business.

Winter 2021 Mgagement Fair:
Thursday, January 21, at 5:00-7:00 PM Zoom Link:
Interested in joining SHRM and learning about Human Resources? Meet your peers interested in HR at the Mgagement fair! Drop-in from 5-7 pm.

February Meeting:
Wednesday, February 17, 2021, at 4:00-5:00 PM
SHRM Alumni Panel ~ Looking for perspectives on HR Careers or Majors?

Former UM-Flint Society for Human Resource Management members will participate in a Q&A panel about their experiences on finding a career, what to expect out of college, and advice for current UM-Flint students interested in HR Careers or majoring/minoring in Organizational Behavior and Human Resources Management. This event is open to all UM-Flint students!

Register if you’re a non-SHRM member: go.umflint.edu/rsvpSHRM
Zoom: go.umflint.edu/zoomSHRM

Our panelists are:

  • Brooke Boldig, OBHRM BBA ’20, Real Estate Agent at Brookstone Realtors
  • Larry Jasinski, OBHRM BBA ’17, Recruitment Specialist at Seneca Gaming Corporation
  • Cheyanne Nordberg, OBHRM BBA ’20, Leasing Consultant at Edward Rose & Sons
  • Jeff Wilson, OBHRM BBA ’19, Document Specialist at eRecording Partners Network

March Meeting:
Do you know what it takes to get your SHRM-CP?
Wednesday, March 17th, 4:00-5:00 PM
The Senior Vice President of HR from Financial Plus Credit Union will be speaking to the group about “Do you know what it takes to get your SHRM-CP” for the first 30 minutes and have a Q&A. She will talk about the SHRM-CP (certified professional) process: costs, prep, exam, what it can do for your career, and recertifying, and the different levels of such as SHRM-SCP.

March Event:
Rapid Resume
March 1st – 12th
Send SHRM your resume and receive advice on how to improve your document before the UM-Flint Career Fair on Wed. March 17th!
Send your Resume to go.umflint.edu/RapidResume
This service is open to all UM-Flint Students. Questions? Email SHRM-FlintOfficers@umich.edu.

Previous Fall 2020 Meetings

September Meeting: Thursday, September 10, 2020, at 4:30-5:30 PM
Overview of SHRM, Welcome New Members, Can your employer focus you to get the COVID-19 vaccine video and discussion. Click here for meeting notes/PowerPoint (must sign in with umich credentials to view).

October Meeting: Thursday, October 15, 2020, at 4:30-5:30 PM
Guest Speaker Presentation: Evaluating the Changing Work Environment with Dr. Greg Laurence, UM-Flint SOM Professor of Management.

November Meeting: Thursday, October 19, 2020, at 5:00-6:00 PM
Guest Speaker Presentation: How to Foster a More Diverse and Inclusive Workplace with Samara Hough, LMSW, Director of the Center for Gender and Sexuality at UM-Flint. Presentation topics include terminology, SCOTUS Anti-Discrimination ruling on the basis of sex, current concerns related to workplace discrimination for gender non-conforming and transgender identity, and what employers can do to minimize these challenges. Discussion open to all UM-Flint students and alumni! Please register for the event if you are a non-SHRM member or alumni. Register Here

Optional December Meeting: Thursday, December 10, 2020, at 4:30-5:30 PM
This optional meeting will be for networking and sharing ideas for winter 2021 events. Like last year’s optional December meeting, we will have a holiday/winter sweater/outfit competition. The four SHRM officers will be the judges and will pick one SHRM member to win a $10 Amazon gift card. This meeting will be held via Zoom.