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Society for Human Resource Management - Western Illinois University Student Chapter

Founded in 1948, SHRM is the world’s largest HR membership organization devoted to human resource management. Representing more than 275,000 members in over 160 countries, SHRM is the leading provider of resources to serve the needs of HR professionals and advance the professional practice of human resource management. SHRM has more than 600 affiliated chapters within the United State.

As a local student chapter, our goal is to further the professional advancement of our members by providing leadership opportunities, HR knowledge, professional speakers, seminars, company tours, conferences, and several other hands-on HR experiences for our members.

The Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) at WIU is open to all majors. Anyone is welcome to join!


  • Network with Human Resource (HR) Professionals
  • Listen to interesting presentations on HR topics
  • Find out about HR internships and jobs
  • Learn about HR certifications
  • Meet faculty and students
  • Attend monthly meetings
  • Place membership on your resume


$5 per semester - Checks payable to: Western Illinois University

Macomb and QC meeting information, officers, and faculty advisors are detailed below.

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SHRM-Macomb Campus

2015-2016 Macomb Officers

Taylor Turner President:

Rachel Wirt, Vice President:

Patrick Gorman, Vice President of Communications:

Cameron Stoewer, Treasurer:

Danielle Bojko, Secretary:

Allison Virzi, E-Board:

Macomb Faculty Advisor

Bruce Western, Instructor of Human Resource Management

Past Events

  • Concession stand at the Lee Calhoun Memorial Track meet
  • Illinois State University Student Conference and Games
  • DOT Food Tour
  • SHRM Case Competition Spring 2015
  • Regional Conference in Milwaukee, Wisconsin
  • Social at El Rancherito
  • Volunteering at the soup kitchen
  • Pella Tour
  • December Social at Larry A's


SHRM-Quad Cities Campus

QC Meetings

5:00 - 6:00 pm Riverfront 111 (Quad Cities)
Stipes Hall 201 (Macomb)

Monday, September 14

Chapter Meeting: Introduction to SHRM: What is SHRM and Why Should I Be A Member?

Wednesday, September 30

Chapter Meeting: Guest Speaker Paul Winston, Manager of Global Performance Management, Deere & Co., Managing Employee Performance Around the World

Monday, October 12

Chapter Meeting: Guest Speaker Paul Greufe, President of P.J. Greufe & Associates, Understanding and Complying with Employment Laws

Wednesday, October 28

Macomb Location for this meeting is Stipes Hall 207

Chapter Meeting: Guest Speaker Panel of WIU-QC Alumni Who Are Working as HR Professionals on The Rock Island Arsenal

Monday, November 9

Chapter Meeting: Guest Speaker Dan Portes, President of Management Resource Group, Assessing and Selecting Senior Level Executives

Wednesday, December 2

Chapter Meeting: Guest Speaker Audrey Adamson, Assistant Director of WIU-QC Career Services, Office Networking and Getting Registered on Linked In (Optional: dress professionally if you want photo taken for Linked In)

2015-2016 QC Officers

Jennifer Radosevich President:

Teah Shirk, Vice President:

Ashlee Asplund, Treasurer:

Berlyne Clairvoyant, Secretary:

QC Faculty Advisor

Susan Stewart, Professor of Human Resource Management