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College Relations and Emerging Professionals

    Upcoming Events!

    Contact for more information!  Check back frequently for schedule updates and additions!  Dates, topics, and speakers subject to change.

    Date Time Topic Speaker
    Friday, May 14 10:00 - 11:30 a.m. ET KYSHRM Faculty Summit - Q2 2021: Using & finding guest speakers; textbook choices Open discussion
    Friday, May 21 Noon - 1:00 ET Q2 KYSHRM College Relations Update KYSHRM and SHRM news update
    Friday, Jun 4 & 18 Noon - 1:00 ET
    Jun 4: Dress for Success, Even in a Casual Environment
    Jun 18: Professional Behaviors to Get You Promoted

    Vivian Blade, HR Consultant


    Patrick Smith, KYSHRM President

    Friday, Jul 16 & 31 Noon - 1:00 ET
    Jul 16: Follow Your Dreams: Chart a Course for Greatness
    Jul 31: Making a Smooth Transition from College to Career

    Demetria Gilkey


    Matt Murry, Southern IN SHRM President

    Friday, Aug 6 10:00 - 11:30 a.m. ET KYSHRM Faculty Summit - Q3 2021: Teaching HR students about social justice and D&I in today's world Open discussion
    Friday, Aug 13 Noon - 1:00 ET KYSHRM Case Competition Participation Information (for faculty, students, and professionals) Shelly Trent, KYSHRM
    Friday, Aug 27 Noon - 1:00 ET Q3 KYSHRM College Relations Update & Prep for State Conference KYSHRM and SHRM news update
    Friday, Sep 10 & 24 Noon - 1:00 ET

    Sep 10: The Book That Changed My Career (Panel Discussion)

    Sep 24: Career Management and Lifelong Learning:  How to Create and Follow Your Professional Development Plan

    Tiffany Cardwell, Caroline Francis, Alysa Lambert, Zachary Parsons

    Shelly Trent, KYSHRM

    Friday, Oct 8 & 22 Noon - 1:00 ET

    Oct 8: What Employers Mean When They Require Excellent Communication Skills

    Oct 22: KYSHRM Case Competition - Virtual

    Eugenia Badger, HR & Communications Professor



    Friday, Nov 5  Noon - 1:00 ET Social Justice at Work: Be the Change You Want to See Joshua Mosby, KYSHRM Diversity Director
    Friday, Nov 12 10:00 - 11:30 a.m. ET KYSHRM Faculty Summit - Q4 2021: Current HR research or your own research and consulting projects Open Discussion
    Friday, Nov 19 Noon - 1:00 ET Q4 KYSHRM College Relations Update KYSHRM and SHRM news update
    Friday, Dec 3 Noon - 1:00 ET ESCAPE FROM FINALS WEEK!  Holiday Virtual Social: Networking Event Students, Emerging Professionals, Faculty, and HR Professionals
     University of Louisville's SHRM Chapter YouTube Channel Meeting Videos:  UofL SHRM Student Chapter - YouTube 

    Sign up to attend presentations (request link by emailing  Links to recordings will be posted here as available before they are no longer open to the public.  These programs count for recertification credits. ​

    • December 11th, 2020, 8:00 a.m. – 9:15 a.m. ET:  Labor Economics: Statistical Discrimination with speaker Eric Schansberg, Ph.D. Recording
    • January 8th, 2021, 8:00 a.m. – 9:15 a.m. ET:  Environmental Sustainability: Making a Difference in the Bottom Line with speaker Randy Hunt, Ph.D. Recording
    • February 12th, 2021, 8:00 a.m. – 9:15 a.m. ET:  Fiduciary Responsibilities of Retirement Plans with speaker Patrick Lach, Ph.D. Recording
    • March 12th, 2021, 8:00 a.m. – 9:15 a.m. ET:  Employment Law Update with speaker Joe Stennis, JD  Recording
    • April 9th, 2021, 8:00 a.m. – 9:15 a.m. ET:  COVID-19: One Year Later with speaker Rebeca Naser, JD  Recording
    Recordings and Slides from Past Webinars
    • Student KYSHRM Mentor Program Launch with Hope Zoeller
    • Value of Internships and Networking with Matt Mayabb
    • SHRM Membership:  What's In It for YOU? with Shelly Trent
    • Calm within Chaos: Adapting to Social Distancing with Izzy Nalley
    • Beat the Bots! Getting Your Resume Past the ATS with Shelly Trent
    • Responding to Tough Interview Questions with Shelly Trent
    • Writing Effective Cover Letters and Thank You Letters with Shelly Trent
    • Military-to-Civilian Transition with Mark Holcomb
    • Business Etiquette and Professionalism with Shelly Trent
    • HR Certification or Graduate School?  Which Is Right for You? with Shelly Trent
    • Using LinkedIn to Connect with Employers with Matt Murry
    • Communicating with Confidence with Shelly Trent
    • SHRM’s New HR Apprenticeship Program, KYSHRM’s Bus-to-Business Intern Program, and KYSHRM Summer Virtual Mentoring Program
    • Getting the Job and Keeping the Job:  Tips and Tricks with Zachary Parsons
    • Networking and Volunteering in SHRM to Get a Job in HR with Laura Wood
    • Negotiating Total Rewards with Shelly Trent
      • Slides  |  Recording (5/7/2021) - Viewing the recording counts for 1.0 SHRM and HRCI (General) recertification credit
    Recordings and Slides from HR Faculty Summits
    • KYSHRM Faculty Summit - Q1 2021: HR Case Studies and SHRM Online Faculty Resources
    • KYSHRM Faculty Summit - Q4 2020:  Teaching Virtual Courses that Engage Students
      • No slides (open discussion)(12/4/2020)
    Recordings and Slides from Quarterly Update Webinar Meetings
    • 2021 First Quarter KYSHRM College Relations Update Webinar
    • 2020 Fourth Quarter KYSHRM College Relations Update Webinar
      • Slides |  Recording error (11/5/2020)
    • 2020 Third Quarter KYSHRM College Relations Update Webinar
    • 2020 Second Quarter - No Meeting - COVID
    • 2020 First Quarter KYSHRM College Relations Update Webinar
      • Slides  |  No recording (2/28/2020)
     Online Resources from SHRM
     SHRM Fall 2020 Webinar Series

    Part 1: Through the Lens of a Virtual Student Chapter Advisor (8/6/20) Presented by Ashley Dugger, Western Governors University Click Here for Recording

    Part 2: Through the Lens of a State Campus Relations Director (8/11/20) Presented by Jonathan Gonzalez, Virginia SHRM Campus Relations Director Click Here for Recording

    Part 3: Through the Lens of a University Professor (8/19/20) Presented by Julian Dalzell, Darla Moore School of Business, University of South Carolina Click Here for Recording