We are pleased to announce that Dr. James W. Hughes, former Dean of the Edward J. Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy will join the Heldrich Center for Workforce Development as Senior Faculty Fellow. Hughes was was named University Professor by the Rutgers University Board of Governors at its June meeting.
In anticipation of the October 2017 workforce development conference in Austin, Texas and the companion book, this month we're examining the topic, Education and Training Programs. To learn more about what was discussed and see a listing of the products from the 2014 conference and 2015 book, both known as Transforming U.S. Workforce Development Policies for the 21st Century, please click here.
Maria Heidkamp participated in NJTV's In Your Neighborhood: Camden Community Forum on Working in Camden: Jobs, Opportunities and Challenges.
In light of the General Motors factory closure after nearly 100 years in business, Maria Heidkamp offers commentary on unemployed job seekers.
Heldrich Center director Carl Van Horn was quoted in two recent media articles.