PSU HRMA Weekly News (11/17/08)

Welcome to the weekly PSU HRMA blog.
We provide weekly updates on current PSU HRMA related events!

PSU HRMA Speaker Meeting

Being an HR Generalist for a Non - Profit
Speaker: Mark Kajitani, SPHR

Wednesday, November 19th (This Wednesday)
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Smith room 294 (NOTE room change)

Open to all majors. Food provided.


2nd Annual AMA and HRMA Appreciation Event

Prospective members, members and alumni welcome.
Bring a friend or significant other.

Billards, XBox, Bowling and more!

Pizza and Raffle Prizes

Friday, November 21st (This Friday)
7:00pm - Midnight
Smith Gameroom (Basement of Smith)


December PHRMA 2008 & 2009 board members meeting
*Volunteers Needed

Tuesday, December 2nd
12:00pm - 5:30pm with a working lunch
followed by dinner & drinks from 6-8:00pm

Aquariva (Avalon Hotel & Spa 4650 SW Macadam Avenue )

Volunteers will be taking notes at the Board Retreat and are invited to participate for the entire day free of charge.

This is a great way to become involved within PSU HRMA. By volunteering, you will have the opportunity to interact with HR Professionals. Lunch is also included.

*Volunteers are required to be members of PSU HRMA.

If you are interested in volunteering e-mail with the subject line December PHRMA 2008 & 2009 board members meeting.

Please e-mail ASAP.

Deadline for volunteering: Monday, November 24th

Planning your schedule for Winter Term?

PSU HRMA Speaker Meeting time
(Winter Term)

4:15pm - 5:15pm

Available Appointed Officer Position

We are still looking for a
Valentine's Day Rose Sale Coordinator

E-mail for more information.

Reminder - Available Elected Officer Position

If you are interested in the Secretary position please e-mail
PSU HRMA President, Doug Mansfield at

Deadline to apply: Wednesday, November 19th

Officer Elections: Wednesday, November 19th
(Right before the speaker)

PSU HRMA Speaker from Last Week

Thank you to speaker Ann Mamallo for presenting
Developing Smart Doers into Smart Leaders: Avoiding the 'My Way' Trap.

Additional information can be found at

PHRMA Member Appreciation Event Last Week

Thank you to our members Marianne Holm, Steve Jarosz, Sarah King, Kerensa Loucks, Jennifer McMillan, Jason Wilde
for volunteering at the PHRMA Appreciation Event on Wednesday, Novemeber 12th.

Tip of the Week for

the School of Business Administration

Interview and Job Offer Workshop

Wednesday, November 29th
4:05 - 5:30pm
SBA room 290


Blog updated by: Kerensa Loucks, VP Internal Relations - PSU HRMA