Student business organization earns national honor

Shippensburg University’s student chapter of the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) has earned a 2012-2013 Superior Merit Award from the national organization as recognition of its excellence during the year. 

It is the fifth consecutive year the group won the award.  

According to information on SHRM’s website, the award recognizes student chapters of SHRM for their exceptional ability in operations, the professional development of chapter members, promotion of the profession and support of SHRM.  

SHRM, according to its website, is the world’s largest association devoted to human resource management with more than 250,000 members in more than 140 countries. Founded in 1948, SHRM has more than 575 affiliated professional chapters.