UA Little Rock Human Resource Management Society

SHRM logoAll majors are invited.

The UA Little Rock HR Society is actively dedicated to advancing student understanding of human resource issues and networking with local human resource managers. The Society is affiliated with the Central Arkansas Human Resource Association (CAHRA) as well as with the international Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM).

The Society is governed by SHRM rules and administered by students. Providing programs and activities for all UA Little Rock majors, members have access to local human resource leaders, scholarships, and information useful within their fields of student through the SHRM website. Affiliation with CAHRA provides networking with local human resource managers.

HRS officers 2018-2019 UALR

HR Society 2018- 2019 Officers. From left to right: President Vasiliki (Vicky) Falaina, Vice President Leslie Gaebel, Treasurer Jonathon Jodoin, and Secretary Lauren Smith.


Meeting dates and topics for Fall 2019 (Meetings held in RBUS 109B at 4:45pm)

  • August 28
  • September 25
  • October 23
  • December 12 – 5:00pm (location TBD)




Faculty Adviser

Professional Support

CAHRA logo - Central Arkansas Human Resource Association (CAHRA) - link to their home page

Kathleen McComber Scholarship Application

SHRM Homepage

National SHRM Student Membership Application

Professional chapters around the state


      • Internship opportunities through CAHRA
      • Public speakers
      • Carnival of Clubs
      • Mentorship program with local professionals
      • Annual Arkansas SHRM Human Resources Conference and Expo
      • Service projects: Blanket Drive for displaced persons, Heifer International Feast in the Field, visiting the elderly at a local nursing facility, Curran Park clean-up
      • Networking opportunities!

Awards and Recognition

For more information about the UA Little Rock Human Resource Management Society, please contact their faculty adviser Dr. Leonard at