HRD News and Events


Order Cap & Gown Online now!

Visit this link to order caps and gowns online. There is NO FEE for the academic regalia. You have two options to obtain your regalia:

  1. Pick up your regalia on campus during the Graduation Fair on May 10th, 11th, or 12th. NO FEE. No order needed. See website above for details.
  2. Ship your regalia to your home address for $15.95. You must order by Thursday, April 14th in order to receive regalia in time for graduation. See website above for details and to place order.

HRD Corner Blog

Our blog is an online community for all members of the Graduate Programs in Human Resource Development: students, alumni, faculty, and friends. Features include spotlights on our students, faculty and HR professionals from around the world, updates on the program, and much more!


Webinar Series

The HRD Webinar Series provides a convenient way to keep up-to-date with HR topics and trends. We hope you will join us to learn about some of these exciting HR topics!


Professional HR Associations

Many of our faculty, students, and alumni are members of professional HR Associations throughout the Greater Philadelphia area. These groups are a fantastic opportunity for students to expand their networks and participate in educational events and seminars.

Collaborative Events

Throughout the year students and faculty members participate in events primarily with HR groups on and off-campus.

Our programs sponsor monthly meetings at a variety of local HR chapters as well as larger networking events in the Greater Philadelphia area.

Yearly events have included sponsoring or volunteering at the following: