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May 2012

  • Graduation 2012

    "A dream come true"

    Oluwaseun "Seun" Familoni '12, who begins her career in human resources, says she "defied odds" to graduate from Cornell.

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    Award-winning analysis

    ILR undergraduates win top prize for their first-of-its-kind research project on labor-management relations in public schools.

  • Department of Energy

    High energy

    With an interest in green jobs and sustainability, Katie Mayer '14 leads a Cornell team in a national geothermal competition.

  • Jeff Cowie

    Inspiring students

    Professor Jeff Cowie reflects on his time as the William Keeton House Dean and what he's learned about how to keep students thinking.

ILR in the News

Newsday - Matthew Freedman, Assistant Professor of Labor Economics
"Minimum wage hike gets support from low-paid New Yorkers"

The Courier - Pam Tolbert, Lois S. Gray Professor of Industrial and Labor Relations and the Social Sciences
"Auto boom puts pressure on suppliers"

The Wall Street Journal - Louis Hyman, Assistant Professor of Labor Relations, Law and History
"Ten Things Credit Bureaus Won't Tell You"

Dimensions - Laura Hertzog, Director of Human Capital Development Diversity programs
"Driven by a Sense of Public Service"

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Featured Video

A Senior's Gratitude

A Senior's Gratitude
Headed to Harvard Law School, Berdecia '12 says she will always be thankful to those who supported her aspirations. (1:34)


Reunion 2012
June 7-10, Ithaca Campus

ILRAA Grad Event
June 12, Public House NYC

When Worlds Collide: The Intersection of Labor, Pension, and Bankruptcy Laws
June 19, New York City

Negotiating APPR Agreements: A Labor-Management Dialogue
June 28, Ithaca Campus

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