2007 News

June 2007

"Delphi pact rejected by 80% of its area workers; Deal may be OK'd in company-wide voting."
Buffalo News. June 29, 2007 - Arthur Wheaton.

"The $2 Billion Man"
Chinadaily.com.cn. June 29, 2007 - Teddy Zee - aka Xu Xiachang (ILR Alumnus).

"Delphi workers vote on wage-cut proposal: Local results will be announced today; national vote tally due on " Buffalo News. June 28, 2007 - Arthur Wheaton.

"Local GE workers ratify contract"
The Courier-Journal. June 28, 2007 - Richard W. Hurd.

"The man who makes Google click in London; The web giant's UK chief sees nothing sinister in its relentless onward drive, even though it leaves some people cold"
The Evening Standard. June 27, 2007 - Dennis Woodside (ILR Alumnus).

"UMDNJ scandal fallout worries students: They fear their medical careers may be hurt. Recruiters say the damage will be minimal"
Philadelphia Inquirer. June 27, 2007 - Ronald Ehrenberg.

"Gevity-Cornell University Study: Retailers Experience Nearly 75 Percent Less Turnover Through Defined Work Strategies; Surveys of 243 Small Businesses Also Show Improved Customer Satisfaction, Employee Commitment Among Professional Services, Manufacturing Industries"
PrimeNewswire, Inc.. June 27, 2007 - Christopher Collins.

"Brandywine Global Investment Management Names Christopher D. Marzullo Chief Compliance Officer"
Business Wire, Inc.. June 26, 2007 - Christopher D. Marzullo (ILR Alumnus).

"Vote may not lead to a strike; 's polling of grocery workers could jump-start talks rather than prompt a walkout, observers say"
Los Angeles Times. June 26, 2007 - Richard W. Hurd.

"Letters to the Editor"
Automotive News. June 25, 2007 - Kate Bronfenbrenner.

"Hello, India? Er, Des Moines?"
Business Week. June 25, 2007 - Rosemary Batt.

Palm Beach Post. June 25, 2007 - Israel (Izzy) Hubelbank - Obituary.

"Knowing it all: All-Around Players: Part 1 of 2"
Workforce Management. June 25, 2007 - Patrick Wright.

"Employee Free Choice Act"
NPR. June 21, 2007 - Kate Bronfenbrenner.

"Cornell Roundtable: New Case Law May Mean Employee Terminations"
US States News. June 21, 2007 - ILR School.

"Democrats get in line; Candidates need union money, organization"
Grand Rapid Press. June 20, 2007 - Richard Hurd.

"Briefly in Tompkins"
The Ithaca Journal. June 20, 2007 - Sen. Michael Nozzolio.

"Innovation Mavens"
Human Resource Executive Online. June 16, 2007 - Samuel Bacharach.

"Nationally Renowned Legal Services and Disability Expert Appointed to Lead IOLA Fund"
States News Service. June 19, 2007 - Edwin J. Lopez-Soto.

"Human Resources Executive to Share Interviewing Secrets with Jobseekers"
US States News. June 19, 2007 - David Miller (Alumnus).

"Calendar"
Community College Week. June 18, 2007 - Institute for Community College Development.

"Class of 2007 members get their final say"
Star-Gazette. June 18, 2007 - Michelle Jackson.

"Industrial and Labor Relations People Earn Honors and Industry Awards"
US States News. June 18, 2007 - Gene Carroll, Maria Figueroa, Lou Jean Fleron, and Michele Williams.

"Teen of week: Teen's drive leads to $2,000 scholarship"
The Capital. June 17, 2007 - Marguerite Seaman (Alumna).

"As GE walkout looms, local management upbeat"
Erie Times-News. June 17, 2007 - Kate Bronfenbrenner.

"Feds troll for employees here"
Rochester Democrat and Chronicle. June 13, 2007 - Lawrence Kahn.

"Recent high school graduates from across the state of Alaska have arrived in Washington, DC to participate in the first session of Sen. Ted Stevens' (R-Alaska) summer internship program."
US Fed News. June 13, 2007 - Geoffrey Bacon.

"NCAA track and field: CU's Taylor letting national title sink in"
The Ithaca Journal. June 12, 2007 - Rayon Taylor (ILR Alumnus).

The Virginia Pilot. Lee H. Adler - June 12, 2007.

"Strike Reflects Divide in Labor Movement"
The Oregonian. June 9, 2007 - Kate Bronfenbrenner.

"Investigating Mislabeling Of Workers"
The New York Times. June 9, 2007 - Fred B. Kotler & Linda H. Donahue.

"New Boss Eager to Steer BCC; Meadows Campus a Leading Priority"
The Record. June 8, 2007 - Barbara A. Viniar.

"Rep. Zoe Lofgren Holds a Markup to Adopt Rules of Procedure and Statement of Policy for Private Immigration Bills, and Rules of Procedure for Private Claims Bills; and a Hearing on Government Perspectives on Immigration Statistics"
House Judiciary Committee, Subcommittee on Immigration, Citizenship, Refugees, Border Security, and International Law. June 6, 2007 - Michael Hoefer (ILR Alumnus).

"Newsmaker: Carmelo Mesa-Lago"
Pittsburgh Tribune Review. June 6, 2007 - Carmelo Mesa-Lago (ILR Alumnus, Ph.D.).

"Commentary: The Immigration Battleground"
The Providence Journal. June 6, 2007 - Vernon M. Briggs Jr..

"Workers Say American Axle Plant Will Close"
WNED-AM 970 NEWS Buffalo. June 5, 2007 - Arthur C. Wheaton.

"Engagement"
Staten Island Advance. June 5, 2007 - Diana Rachel Strasburg (ILR Alumna).

"Charlotte School of Law Boosts Faculty"
North Carolina Lawyers Weekly. June 4, 2007 - David S. Levine (ILR Alumnus).

"Study: Most Call Centers Locally Based"
UPI. June 4, 2007 - ILR Study.

"Not all Call Centers Heading for India, Some Still in the U.S."
Hindustan Times. June 2, 2007 - Rosemary Batt.

"Best Sites for Summer Adventures; Web Wonders; Website List"
Teacher Librarian. June 1, 2007 - Kheel Center.

May 2007

"U. of I. Chases Funding Goal of $2 Billion; Goal Among Largest U.S. Fundraisers"
Chicago Tribune. May 31, 2007 - Ronald G. Ehrenberg.

"Pro-Union Bills Are Veto Bait For Bush"
AFX International Focus. May 31, 2007 - Richard W. Hurd.

"Company Wins 13 ad Awards"
Rochester Democrat and Chronicle. May 31, 2007 - ILR Study.

"Local Briefs"
Star-Gazette. May 31, 2007 - ILR Study.

"Joel Rudin Named Journal Editor"
US States News. May 31, 2007 - Joel Rudin (ILR Alumnus).

"Approximately 320 Industrial and Labor Relations Graduate, Undergraduate Students Participate in Cornell's Commencement Ceremony"
US States News. May 30, 2007 - Harry C. Katz & ILR Graduation.

"Victim of Discrimination? The Clock's Ticking"
American Public Media (APM) Marketplace. May 29, 2007 - Kate Bronfenbrenner.

"'Feminine Mistake' Has Moms Talking"
The Post-Standard. May 27, 2007 - Francine Moccio.

"Monolithic Power Systems, Inc. Appoints New Board Members"
PR Newswire US. May 25, 2007 - Karen A. Smith (Pilkington) Bogart (ILR Alumna)/p>.

"Immigration, Citizenship, Refugees, Border Security, and International Law Subcommittee hearing on "Comprehensive Immigration Reform: Labor Movement Perspectives."
The Washington Daybook. May 24, 2007 - Vernon M. Briggs Jr..

"Girl Scout Honor for Nixon Peabody's Elizabeth Moore"
Real Estate Weekly. May 23, 2007 - Elizabeth Moore (ILR Groat Award Winner).

Hartford Courant. May 22, 2007 - Darryl Hale (ILR Alumnus) - Obituary.

"BCC Presidential Field Down to Two"
The Record. May 22, 2007 - Barbara A. Viniar.

"Architect of Capitol Agrees to Fix Tunnel Hazards"
Occupational Hazards. May 21, 2007 - Peter Ames Eveleth (ILR Alumnus).

"McMonagle, Uceny Take Home Outstanding Senior Athlete Awards At Senior Banquet Baines, Belisle and Naeve Also Capture Major Individual Awards on Evening"
Lacrosse Magazine. May 21, 2007 - Mitch Belisle (ILR Student).

"Pay Package Controversy: Compensation Defended"
Newsday. May 21, 2007 - Roslyn Goldmacher (ILR Alumna).

"Autoworkers Wary of New Chrysler Boss Cerberus Likely to Demand big Concessions When UAW Contract Talks Begin in Summer"
The Columbus Dispatch. May 20, 2007 - Harry C. Katz.

"Woman Makes Hard Choice in Bid to Avert Breast Cancer; Double Mastectomy Done at Young Age"
The Buffalo News. May 20, 2007 - Glynis Ritchie (ILR Alumna).

"Lackawanna Plant, Union win 'Champions at Work' Award; Managers and Labor Saved the Steel Mill"
The Buffalo News. May 19, 2007 - Lou Jean Fleron.

"Cerberus May Bring Trouble for UAW"
AFX International Focus. May 18, 2007 - Harry C. Katz.

"Contract Talks to Kick Off for 20,000 GE Workers"
Reuters. May 17, 2007 - Kate Bronfenbrenner.

"Job Security, Pensions Top Issues in GE-Union Contract Talks"
The Boston Globe. May 13, 2007 - Richard W. Hurd.

"GE-Union Contract Talks Begin Next Week"
AFX-Asia. May 13, 2007 - Richard W. Hurd.

"Immigration Economics"
The National Journal. May 12, 2007 - Vernon M. Briggs Jr..

"Law That Created NLRB 'is Derelict if not Dead'; Employee Free Choice Act has Union Support"
The Buffalo News. May 12, 2007 - ILR School Sponsored Program.

"Insider Promoted to State Fund Executive Committee"
Los Angeles Business. May 11, 2007 - David West (ILR Alumnus).

"David West Appointed Vice President for State Fund"
PR Newswire US. May 10, 2007 - David West (ILR Alumnus).

"Hispanic Group Wants Feds in Probe of N.Y. immigrant's Homicide"
Newsday. May 10, 2007 - Father Brian Jordan.

"Elmira School Board Candidates"
Star-Gazette. May 10, 2007 - Lynn Grottenthaler, Ethel Stroman.

"Former Fortune 500 Executive and Leader of Independent Startup Takes New Post; Peter Vogel Accepts Appointment to Mohawk Board of Directors"
PR Newswire US. May 8, 2007 - Peter Vogel (ILR Alumnus).

"Industrial and Labor Relations Institute For Women and Work Sponsors Forum In Albany on State of New York Women"
US States News. May 7, 2007 - Francine Moccio and Institute for Women and Work.

"Jack Goncalo Receives Best Paper Award From Academy of Management"
US States News. May 5, 2007 - Jack Goncalo.

"Denise Knight Receives NEH Stipend to Finish Scholarly Work on Charlotte Perkins Gilman"
US States News. May 3, 2007 - Denise D. Knight.

"Rep. Zoe lofgren Holds a Hearing on Immigration Reform"
House Judiciary Committee, Subcommittee on Immigration, Citizenship, Refugees, Border Security, and International Law. May 3, 2007 - Vernon M. Briggs Jr..

Asbury Park Press. May 1, 2007 - Robert C. Wilson - Obituary.

"Diversity in the Workplace"
US States News. May 1, 2007 - Quinetta Roberson and Esta R. Bigler.

April 2007

"How Working Moms Chip in Twice"
Business Week. April 30, 2007 - Francine D. Blau.

"Schools Try Radical Ways to Help Students Pay for College"
Christian Science Monitor. April 30, 2007 - Ronald G. Ehrenberg.

Staten Island Advance. April 30, 2007 - Robert C. Wilson - Obituary.

"Speaker to Lead Worker's Ceremony"
Star-Gazette. April 28, 2007 - Lee H. Adler.

"Bill in Congress Would Affect Smithfield Foods Union Drive"
Virginian-Pilot. April 27, 2007 - Richard W. Hurd.

"CCM President Named Finalist for Bergen Post"
Daily Record. April 26, 2007 - Barbara A. Viniar.

"Delphi Unions Meet To Talk Wages, Possible Strike"
WBEN 930 AM Buffalo. April 24, 2007 - Arthur C. Wheaton.

"Psychology; Scientists at Cornell University Publish New Data on Psychology"
Life Science Weekly. April 24, 2007 - John Hausknecht.

"How the Employee Free Choice Act Takes Away Workers' Rights"
Heritage Foundation Reports, Backgrounder; No. 2027. April 23, 2007 - Kate Bronfenbrenner.

"When You Meet an Imus"
The New York Times. April 22, 2007 - Christopher Metzler.

"For the First Time in 3 Years, Faculty Salaries Beat Inflation"
The Chronicle of Higher Education. April 20, 2007 - Ronald G. Ehrenberg.

"USA : Cornell ILR launches Globalization and the Workplace Program"
Fibre2Fashion (India). April 20, 2007 - David M. Cohen, Abby Joseph Cohen, and Gary S. Fields.

"Teamsters Confront Board Regarding Anti-Union Activities by FirstGroup in U.S.; Calls On FirstGroup to Keep Promise to 'Stamp Out Anti-Union Behavior'"
PR Newswire US. April 20, 2007 - Lance Compa.