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Bentley University Students Anthony Bella and Tea Trebicka Selected for Liberty Mutual Community Outreach Project in Los Angeles

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Bentley University Students Anthony Bella and Tea Trebicka Selected for Liberty Mutual Community Outreach Project in Los Angeles

Bentley University students Anthony Bella ‘13 and Tèa Trebicka ‘14 were among 10 college students throughout the U.S. selected to join the Liberty Mutual Responsible Scholars™ Community Project team in Los Angeles during winter break. January 2 to 8, the group headed west to assist the Angeles National Forest Rangers with ongoing recovery efforts stemming from recent natural disasters.

Students worked on reforestation of the Angeles National Forest by planting new saplings and erecting protective tents around them as well as putting in place ground protection that aids growth. They also helped rangers with cleanup from the recent Santa Ana windstorms, which caused nearly $4.0 million in damage to Department of Public Works properties.

In addition to Bentley, recipients hail from Bryant University, Flagler College, Howard University, Middle Tennessee State University, Northeastern University, San Francisco State University, University of Michigan, and University of New Hampshire.

Each student submitted a video explaining why they should be chosen for the trip and their stories helped send them to L.A.  Their videos are posted on Liberty Mutual’s Responsible Scholars™ YouTube channel. Watch Anthony’s video. Watch Tea’s video.

Photo caption: The volunteer team in Angeles National Forest after planting trees earlier in the day. Bella is second from the left (back row), and Trebicka is second from the right (front row).

BENTLEY UNIVERSITY is one of the nation’s leading business schools, dedicated to preparing a new kind of business leader – one with the deep technical skills, broad global perspective, and high ethical standards required to make a difference in an ever-changing world. Our rich, diverse arts and sciences program, combined with an advanced business curriculum, prepares informed professionals who make an impact in their chosen fields. Located on a classic New England campus minutes from Boston, Bentley is a dynamic community of leaders, scholars and creative thinkers. The Graduate School emphasizes the impact of technology on business practice, in offerings that include MBA and Master of Science programs, PhD programs in accountancy and in business, and customized executive education programs. The university enrolls approximately 4,100 full-time undergraduate, 140 adult part-time undergraduate, 1,430 graduate, and 43 doctoral students. Bentley is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges; AACSB International – The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business; and the European Quality Improvement System, which benchmarks quality in management and business education. For more information, please visit www.bentley.edu