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Bentley University Students Use Skype to Teach English to Students in Afghanistan

Tue, 04/26/2011 - 16:22

Bentley University students are using technology to help teach English to students in Afghanistan, and to break down cultural barriers. Founded by Robert E. McNulty, director of programs at the Center for Business Ethics at Bentley, the one-on-one tutoring program offers language lessons via the web-based live-video service Skype.

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Bentley University and City Year Announce 2010-2011 "give a year" Scholarship Winners

Mon, 02/28/2011 - 13:54

Bentley University, a leader in business education, and City Year, a leading nationwide youth service organization, recently announced the 2010-2011 “give a year” scholarship winners.

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Bentley University Students Offer Free Income Tax Help to Waltham and Surrounding Community Residents

Thu, 02/24/2011 - 10:27

Bentley University students will offer free tax return preparation for residents of Waltham, Massachusetts, and surrounding communities, through  April 12 (with the exception of Spring Break, March 12-21). This is the thirteenth consecutive year Bentley has offered this service through the IRS-sponsored Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program. Residents and community organizations seeking more information about this valuable program, please call 781.891.2714 or e-mail  ga_VITA@bentley.edu.

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Bentley University Students Team Up with Environmental and Energy Study Institute to Explore Energy Issues for Small Businesses

Tue, 01/04/2011 - 15:51

A group of Bentley University students teamed up with nonprofit Environmental and Energy Study Institute (EESI) in Washington, D.C., to survey the attitudes of approximately 20 New England small business owners on issues of energy consumption, energy efficiency, and long-term energy planning for their businesses. On December 6 and 7, the students traveled to Capitol Hill to present their research findings to key decision makers and groups in Washington, including staffers from the offices of Senator John Kerry (MA), S

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Bentley University Takes First Place at the National College Fed Challenge

Wed, 12/01/2010 - 14:16

Bentley University won the national title at the seventh annual College Fed Challenge held at the Federal Reserve Board in Washington, D.C. on November 30, 2010. Bentley placed first among teams from Lafayette College, Northwestern University, Rutgers University at Newark, and Virginia Commonwealth University. The finals were held in the Boardroom at the Board of Governors as the capstone to district competitions.


(Bentley University's Winning Fed Challenge team)

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Bentley University Launches Student-Led Initiatives to Combat Bullying

Mon, 11/01/2010 - 12:27

Students and faculty at Bentley University, in cooperation with the Bentley Service-Learning Center, have launched an anti-bullying campaign that extends from their Waltham, Mass. community into local schools and nearby communities. Designed to be run by students, the One Goal, One Community: Moving Beyond Bullying and Empowering for Life initiative is focused on educating community members and soliciting their commitment to help change behaviors and put an end to bullying.

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