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College Grad Survey Aims to Hold Schools Accountable

Tue, 05/06/2014 - 09:53

A new Gallup poll examines the value of a college degree based on how happy alumni are with their work and lives. Bentley is highlighted as one of several schools making plans to survey alumni in the future.

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Faculty Member Jeff Stern’s Short Film on Fatherhood Accepted to Independent Film Festival Boston

Mon, 03/31/2014 - 14:31

A film about fatherhood written, directed and co-produced and edited by Bentley’s Jeff Stern, was accepted to the Independent Film Festival Boston. Starring Stern and his son Leo, The Morning of Everything is a lyrical short film in which a father envisions the world through the eyes of his three year-old son — an extremely personal expression of Stern’s experiences as a father over the past four years.

Type: Campus News

Bentley University Students Use Business and Art Skills to Help Boost Sales for Nonprofit

Mon, 03/24/2014 - 12:28

Bentley University students are finding ways to boost retail sales for Kidz b Kidz, a nonprofit that brings children together to create art to benefit sick children. Things got creative as students designed artwork that was featured on cookies sold by KBK partner Wicked Good Cookies at Bentley’s Black United Fashion Show in early March.

Type: Campus News

Undergraduate Students Act as Consultants to American College of Physician Executives

Mon, 02/24/2014 - 16:44

Among the many Bentley University courses that connect students with professional organizations is “Human Relations in Health Care” taught by Professor Helen Meldrum. Students in the class were asked to assist the American College of Physician Executives (ACPE) to help them better understand their members’ needs and how they can plan for the future environment of the healthcare industry.

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Bentley Professor Recognized for Teaching Hands-On Accounting Practices

Mon, 12/02/2013 - 12:22

Bentley Accountancy Professor Mahendra Gujarathi wants his students to understand that contrary to textbooks, the answers to accounting issues in the real world are not black and white but shades of gray. He teaches this through experiential education using real-world cases. One such case earned Gujarathi the Emerson Ethics Award from the North American Case Research Association (NACRA).

Type: Campus News

Student-Run Graphic Design Studio Serves Nonprofits

Mon, 04/29/2013 - 11:38

A service-learning faculty award to Michael Goldberg (Information Design and Corporate Communication) will establish a full-service graphic design business to serve nonprofit organizations, as a fourth-credit practicum for qualified students in his courses.

Type: Campus News

New Ferrera Fellowship Allows Students to Pursue Non-Profit Internships

Wed, 03/13/2013 - 11:25

Taking social responsibility lessons beyond the classroom, Bentley announces the first recipients of the Gerald R. Ferrera Service Fellowships for summer 2013 non-profit internships: sophomore Patricia Guiao, and junior Hanna Wolsfelt.

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