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  •  Accelerating your human resource education

    Purdue offers combined degree program in human resources

    Wednesday, March 25, 2020

    Students interested in earning a bachelor’s and master’s degree in human resources now have an accelerated option at Purdue University. Beginning in fall 2020, the Purdue Polytechnic Institute and Krannert School of Management are teaming to offer a combined degree program, with students earning an undergraduate degree in human resource development (HRD) and a master’s degree in human resource management (MSHRM).

    Full article: Purdue offers combined degree program in human resources

  • What Companies Need to Do to Improve Working Conditions for Women

    Thursday, March 12, 2020

    Ellen Kossek, Basil S. Turner Professor of Management at Krannert, discusses gender inclusion in the workplace.

    Full article: What Companies Need to Do to Improve Working Conditions for Women

  • Three ways coronavirus could change the debate about paid time off in the United States

    Thursday, March 12, 2020

    As the novel coronavirus continues to spread across the United States, workers are being encouraged to work remotely or stay home to prevent the spread of illnesses in the workplace. Without paid-time-off policies or jobs that can be done via telework, however, many workers are left without a safety net and forced to choose between loss of wages and sacrificing their health and the health of others, says Ellen Ernst Kossek, the Basil S. Turner Professor of Management in the Krannert School of Management at Purdue University.

    Full article: Three ways coronavirus could change the debate about paid time off in the United States

  • Coronavirus Remote Work

    Americans Are Being Encouraged to Work From Home During the Coronavirus Outbreak. For Millions, That's Impossible

    Monday, March 9, 2020

    Ellen Kossek, professor of Krannert, explains the implications of the coronavirus on employment.

    Full article: Americans Are Being Encouraged to Work From Home During the Coronavirus Outbreak. For Millions, That's Impossible

  • Ellen Kossek receives Fulbright Specialist Award to United Kingdom at Cranfield University

    Tuesday, March 3, 2020

    The U.S. Department of Justice and the J. William Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board are pleased to announce that Ellen Kossek of Purdue University has received a Fulbright Specialist Program award. Kossek will complete a project at Cranfield University in the United Kingdom that aims to exchange knowledge and establish partnerships benefiting participants, institutions, and communities both in the U.S. and overseas through a variety of educational and training activities within the Business Administration.

    Full article: Ellen Kossek receives Fulbright Specialist Award to United Kingdom at Cranfield University

  • Scoring a Job: Training computers to improve hiring practices

    Thursday, January 16, 2020

    Millions of employment decisions are made each year, which can be a strategic advantage for those companies with the ability to sift through numerous candidates to find the best hire. Michael A. Campion, Purdue’s Herman C. Krannert of Professor of Management, says the resumes and achievement records of most job seekers are part of an overflowing pool of big data that creates a daunting amount of work for employers and their HR staff, especially for companies with highly selective hiring practices

    Full article: Scoring a Job: Training computers to improve hiring practices

  • Ellen Ernst Kossek

    Trump impeachment hearings and their impact on workplace productivity

    Friday, December 6, 2019

    CGTN's Rachelle Akuffo spoke with Ellen Ernst Kossek, the Basil S. Turner Professor at Purdue University's Krannert School of Management about Trump's impeachment hearings and their impact on workplace productivity.

    Full article: Trump impeachment hearings and their impact on workplace productivity

  • 2019 Krannert School of Management Fall Masters Graduation Banquet

    Thursday, December 5, 2019

    The 2019 Krannert School of Management Fall Masters Graduation Banquet took place on Thursday, December 5th, 2019 in the Purdue Memorial Union. This event is held to recognize Fall Graduates from Krannert's Specialized Masters programs

    Full article: 2019 Krannert School of Management Fall Masters Graduation Banquet

  • Thanksgiving Dinner

    Krannert Graduate Student Association (KGSA) Hosted a Thanksgiving Dinner for Krannert Family

    Monday, November 25, 2019

    On November 25, Krannert Graduate Student Association (KGSA) hosted a Thanksgiving dinner that combined family, food and fun in Rawls Hall at 6:00pm. They placed all the different Thanksgiving dishes on tables in a buffet style in the 3rd floor commons area. Most of the dishes were catered, however, one of the Student Services staff members, Judy Rife, also prepared the green beans and corn for the students. KGSA also encouraged the students to bring desserts, and students brought ice cream, brownies, pies, cookies, and even an Indian dessert to share.

    Full article: Krannert Graduate Student Association (KGSA) Hosted a Thanksgiving Dinner for Krannert Family

  • Students are posing at the photo booth

    Krannert Graduate Student Association held a Winter Formal Event for Graduate Students

    Friday, November 22, 2019

    Krannert Graduate Student Association held a Winter Formal event for Graduate Students in The Colombia in Lafayette on November 22nd. It was exceptionally attended, with over 190 students registered in total.

    Full article: Krannert Graduate Student Association held a Winter Formal Event for Graduate Students

  • Krannert’s MSHRM Program hosts 9th Annual HR Case Competition and Conference

    Thursday, November 14, 2019

    On Thursday, November 14, the Krannert School of Management’s MSHRM program hosted its 9th annual HR Case Competition. Forty seven students from ten universities participated in two divisions. The Undergraduate division included: BYU, IUPUI, Marian University, Purdue University, and Universidad Panamericana. The Graduate division included: Purdue University, Texas A&M, University of Minnesota, University of South Carolina, and Villanova University.

    Full article: Krannert’s MSHRM Program hosts 9th Annual HR Case Competition and Conference