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The Women’s Leadership Institute (WLI) at Bentley Hosts “Shattering the Glass Ceiling: It Starts On Campus,” Monday October 18, 2010


The Women’s Leadership Institute (WLI) at Bentley Hosts “Shattering the Glass Ceiling: It Starts On Campus,” Monday October 18, 2010

Workshop Teaches Undergraduate and Graduate Women How to Build a Network

The Women’s Leadership Institute (WLI) hosts “Shattering the Glass Ceiling: It Starts On Campus,” a workshop for undergraduate and graduate women on building your network on campus and beyond. The program will be held Monday, October 18, from 2:00 to 3:30 p.m. in the Executive Dining Room at LaCava Center. Registration is required.

Please Register on My Bentley by clicking on Student Self Service, Student Services, Undergraduate/Graduate Services, Register for Events.

The workshop will include:

  • Presentations by undergraduate and graduate student leaders; these  leaders and presidents of various student organizations will be available after the workshop as well.
  • A structured conversation on the value of a post-graduation network facilitated by senior Bentley faculty and staff members: How can you use each other as resources and best prepare yourselves for the various hurdles that women face at work?
  • Access to Bentley faculty and staff mentors and  to campus resources for women’s personal and professional development.
  • Opportunities to brainstorm effective programming for Bentley women on campus and abroad.

The event is sponsored by the Women’s Leadership Institute (WLI), The WLI Student Focus Group, The Graduate Women’s Leadership Organization, The Women’s Center, and the Bentley Chapter of 85 Broads.

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 4,200 full-time undergraduate, 82 part-time undergraduate, 1,000 graduate and 24 doctoral students. Bloomberg BusinessWeek ranks Bentley among the top 10 undergraduate business programs in the country. The Princeton Review’s Annual Best Colleges Guide names Bentley number one in the nation for career services and internship opportunities. 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.


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