A combination of technical skills and business acumen propelled a team of undergraduate students from Bentley University and Northeastern University to first place in a competition against seriously tech-savvy contenders from across the U.S. at the Supercomputing Conference in Colorado.
Bloomberg Radio will debut on Clear Channel’s WXKS 1200AM/94.5FM-HD2 with Bentley University as a co-producer of content, drawing on Bentley's academic resources. Bloomberg Radio will also present programming that incorporates students, including the award-winning Fed Challenge team and student-run Bentley Investment Group.
Bentley is highlighted for its team at the 2012 College Fed Challenge, where a team of students showcased their monetary policy smarts in front of some of the world's most powerful policymakers. Also picked up by CNBC.
The Federal Reserve announces the results of the 2012 College Fed Challenge - a national competition where undergraduate teams analyze economic and financial conditions to formulate monetary policy recommendations. This year, Bentley took home second place behind Northwestern.