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Encyclopedia > Cornell University School of Industrial and Labor Relations

School of Industrial and Labor Relations

Established 1944
Type Contract
Dean Harry C. Katz
Faculty 51
Undergraduates 825[1]
Postgraduates 172
Location Ithaca, New York, USA
Website www.ilr.cornell.edu

The School of Industrial and Labor Relations (ILR) at Cornell University was established in 1944 (first students admitted 1945) as the world's first school for college-level study in industrial and labor relations. Along with Penn State, ILR offers one of only two four-year undergraduate programs in industrial and labor relations in the United States, and along with the University of Minnesota and the University of Illinois is a leader in graduate education in human resources and industrial relations. It is a New York contract college. The School is served by the Martin P. Catherwood Library. Download high resolution version (1600x1595, 140 KB)taken from http://www. ... The date of establishment or date of founding of an institution is the date on which that institution chooses to claim as its starting point. ... In American higher education, particular to the state of New York, a statutory college or contract college is a college or school that is a component of an independent, private university that has been designated by the state legislature to receive significant public funding from the state. ... In an educational setting, a dean is a person with significant authority . ... Harry Charles Katz (born 1951) is the Dean of the School of Industrial and Labor Relations at Cornell University, and the Jack Sheinkman Professor of Collective Bargaining. ... A faculty is a division within a university. ... In some educational systems, undergraduate education is post-secondary education up to the level of a Bachelors degree. ... Degree ceremony at Cambridge. ... The City of Ithaca (named for the Greek island of Ithaca) sits on the southern shore of Cayuga Lake, in Central New York State. ... NY redirects here. ... A website (or Web site) is a collection of web pages, images, videos and other digital assets and hosted on a particular domain or subdomain on the World Wide Web. ... Cornell redirects here. ... A Boeing employee speaks at an industrial relations rally The field of labor relations looks at the relationship between management and workers, particularly groups of workers represented by a labor union. ... The Pennsylvania State University (commonly known as Penn State) is a state-related, land-grant university. ... In some educational systems, undergraduate education is post-secondary education up to the level of a Bachelors degree. ... Washington Avenue Bridge at night The University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, almost always abbreviated U of M, and sometimes referred to as The U by locals, is the oldest and largest part of the University of Minnesota system. ... The University of Illinois is the set of three public universities in Illinois. ... In higher education in the US state of New York, a statutory college is a college or school that is a component of a university which is officially designated a private university, but such component receives significant public funding from New York State and is administratively also part of the... The Martin P. Catherwood Library, commonly known as the Catherwood Library or simply the ILR Library, serves the New York State School of Industrial and Labor Relations at Cornell University. ...

Contents

History

In 1944, forces leading to the creation of the school came from leaders in American business, industry, labor, government, and education. They believed that a new type of school was needed that focused on issues involving the American workplace. Similar academic centers were also launched at the University of Minnesota and several other U.S. and Canadian universities. Wall Street, Manhattan is the location of the New York Stock Exchange and is often used as a symbol for the world of business. ... For the IBM collaboration software product, see IBM Workplace. ... Washington Avenue Bridge at night The University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, almost always abbreviated U of M, and sometimes referred to as The U by locals, is the oldest and largest part of the University of Minnesota system. ...


Departments

The school is divided into six departments:

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Degrees

The school's undergraduate program leads to the B.S. in Industrial and Labor Relations. A five-year B.S./M.S. program is also offered. A Bachelor of Science (B.S., B.Sc. ... A Bachelor of Science (B.S., B.Sc. ... A masters degree is an academic degree usually awarded for completion of a postgraduate course of one or two years in duration. ...


The graduate-level degrees are offered through the Graduate School. The school has the following programs for graduate students: A graduate school or grad school is a school that awards advanced degrees, with the general requirement that students must have earned an undergraduate (bachelors) degree. ... The Graduate School is a graduate school at Cornell University; it confers most professional and research masters degree and doctoral degrees in various fields of study for the university. ...

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Alumni

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References

  1. ^ http://www.dpb.cornell.edu/F_Human_Resources.htm

External links

  • School of Industrial and Labor Relations
  • Explore Cornell: ILR
  • Martin P. Catherwood Library Home Page
Cornell University

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Undergraduate Colleges and Schools
Agriculture and Life SciencesArchitecture, Art, and PlanningArts and SciencesEngineeringHotel AdministrationHuman EcologyIndustrial and Labor Relations The College of Agriculture and Life Sciences (abbreviated to CALS or Ag School) at Cornell University is a contract college of New York and is considered by many to be the top school of agriculture-related sciences in the world. ... The College of Architecture, Art and Planning at Cornell University was established in 1871 as the School of Architecture, offering the first four-year course of study in architecture in the United States. ... College of Arts & Sciences logo Cornell Universitys College of Arts and Sciences (A&S or CAS) has been part of the university since its founding, although its name has changed over time. ... The College of Engineering is a division of Cornell University that was founded in 1870 as the Sibley College of Mechanical Engineering and Mechanic Arts. ... Entrance to the School of Hotel Administration The School of Hotel Administration at Cornell University is a school for hospitality management founded in 1922 as the first four-year school devoted to the field and it is the only such school in the Ivy League. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ...


Graduate/Professional Colleges and Schools
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Student Life Cornell redirects here. ...

Cornell Daily SunCornell ReviewCornell AmericanCornell ModeratorTurn LeftCornell International Law JournalFraternities and SororitiesGlee ClubCayuga's WaitersChordialsHangoversHotel Ezra CornellMarching BandQuill and DaggerRisley TheaterSavoyardsWVBR The Cornell Daily Sun is an independent daily newspaper published in Ithaca, New York by students at Cornell University. ... The Cornell Review is a conservative newspaper published by students of Cornell University in Ithaca, New York. ... The Cornell American is an often-controversial independent student-run conservative monthly opinion newspaper at Cornell University, originally founded in 1992. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... The Cornell International Law Journal is one of the oldest international law journals in the United States; it was founded in 1967 by members of the Cornell Society of International Law at Cornell Law School and is published three times a year and hosts a symposium every spring in Ithaca... Cornell University currently hosts 39 fraternities, 12 sororities, and 16 multi-cultural Greek-letter associations. ... The Cornell University Glee Club (CUGC) is the oldest student organization at Cornell University, having been organized shortly after the first students arrived on campus in 1868. ... Cayugas Waiters is the oldest all-male a cappella group at Cornell University. ... The Chordials is a co-ed a cappella group at Cornell University which performs a mix of rock, soul, R&B, and pop music. ... Statue of Ezra Cornell on the Arts Quadrangle at Cornell University, put to use to publicize for Happy Hour. ... // HEC stands for Hotel Ezra Cornell, which is an annual weekend-long educational conference put on by the students of the Cornell School of Hotel Administration for leaders of the hospitality industry. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... This article is being considered for deletion in accordance with Wikipedias deletion policy. ... It has been suggested that this article or section be merged into Risley Hall. ... The Cornell Savoyards is a performing arts association loosely affiliated with Cornell University in Ithaca, New York. ... WVBR-FM is a radio station that broadcasts to Ithaca, New York, and surrounding areas. ...


 
 

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