Associate Professor of Global Studies Joao Resende-Santos is highlighted for the two year sabbatical he took from Bentley to work at the University of Cape Verde, an opportunity he seized in order to improve higher education in his home country.
The Boston Globe interviews Betsy Myers, director of Bentley's Center for Women and Business, for her insight on why 50 to 70 percent of US workers are unengaged at work. Myers goes on to speak of leadership and the uphill trend in women on executive boards. Bentley President Gloria Larson is also quoted.
Bentley's Master of Science in Accountancy is highlighted as a great program for working professionals to simultaneously obtain a graduate degree, making them more desireable in the workplace in the longrun.
Bentley honors students are highlighted for conducting a semester-long research project whereby they analyzed Waltham's Main Street and offered the city strategies to enhance the downtown business climate.
Advertising agency, Allen & Gerritsen, is among few companies looking to expand in the next year. In doing so, they teamed up with Bentley University to gain new talent by putting students through a semester-long competition called "Tech Apprentice" where the winner obtains a coveted internship with the firm.