Several Bemidji State University Business Administration students in Human Resources recently attended their state council’s annual conference. The Minnesota Strategic Human Resource Management (MNSHRM) was held in Duluth, Minnesota, October 8-10, 2017.
BSU’s SHRM Club is highly active and attends several related conferences yearly, among many other activities.
Dr. Valerie Wallingford, Business Administration professor and SHRM certified, teaches Human Resource courses. Dr. Wallingford is Bemidji State’s SHRM club founder and serves as club advisor.
Mission: To be the resource and advocate in Human Resources for professionals and SHRM Affiliate Chapters in and around Minnesota.
Vision: To be recognized as the foremost community of professionals who support the continuum of education and advocacy of best practices in Human Resources.
Our Purpose: To promote the educational and other non-profit purposes of SHRM by providing a structure for SHRM members in the state of Minnesota to consult together concerning the affairs, activities, needs, and problems of SHRM in the state and to adopt programs which will promote the progress and welfare of SHRM in the human resource profession as a whole, including, without limitation, the provision of channels of communication between SHRM Chapters, SHRM State Council, and the appropriate SHRM Area Board, provision of services to all members of the human resource profession within the State, and the provision of leadership training at the State level.