Who We Are

MTSU SHRM is a university-based organization aimed to advance the human resource profession to ensure that Human Resources is recognized as an essential partner in developing and executing organizational strategy.

What is SHRM?

Human resources is the organizational function concerned with people who work in the organization. It includes activities such as recruitment and selection, compensation and benefits, training, labor relations, equal employment opportunity, performance appraisal, and safety. It would be of interest to students in diverse majors, including management, industrial relations, and psychology.

The Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) is the world’s largest association devoted to human resource management. It is a leading voice of human resources, representing more than 275,000 professional and 19,000 student members in over 140 countries. SHRM's purpose is to serve the needs of HR professionals and advance the interests of the HR profession.

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MTSU Receives Outstanding Student Chapter Award

SHRM has awarded a 2013-2014 Outstanding Student Chapter designation to Middle Tennessee State University.

This designation was awarded to a select number of SHRM student chapters whose programs and activities were at a level that distinguished them from other chapters.

This award represents significant achievement in one of five categories: Recruitment, Programming/Education, Innovation/Technology, Campus/Community Service or Promotion of Assurance of Learning Assessment.

Chapters have the opportunity to earn an award based on the number of activities they complete during the merit award cycle, which ran from April 1, 2013, to March 31, 2014.

Of the 173 SHRM-affiliated student chapters that received awards in the 2013-2014 Merit Award program, 21 chapters received an Outstanding Chapter Award designation, 28 chapters received a Superior Merit Award designation, 32 chapters achieved Merit Award status, and 41 chapters received the Honorable Mention designation.




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