Congratulations to our NWI SHRM 2013 Scholarship Recipients:

Donna Krucek- A senior at Purdue University Calumet majoring in Human Resources Donna is expecting her BA degree in business in May 2014.   Donna believes that with a career in Human Resources, she can help to assure that employees are happy with their career choices.  Donna’s work experience includes a benefit administrator assisting employees with the medical and retirement benefit needs.  Dr. John Lucas, Professor of Human Resources, Purdue Calumet School of Management, says that Donna possesses excellent writing skills and the quality of her research papers are outstanding and that she is a very dedicated and hardworking student.


Wallace McGruder- Wallace is sophomore student at Calumet College of St. Joseph majoring in business management and expects to receive his degree in May 2015.  Wallace plans to concentrate on employee training and development.  He hopes to train future and current employees to attain essential productive standards for Northwest Indiana to be outstanding employees in knowing how to approach a task effectively.  Wallace has been a NWI SHRM chapter member for 1 year and plans to continue his membership after he receives his degree.  He is currently employed with Midwest Transit Equipment in South Holland, Illinois in shipping and receiving. 

Good luck to both of you for this coming year!!