WALTHAM, Mass. - Elkin B. McCallum, chairman and CEO of Joan Fabrics Corporation, has been elected Chairman of the Board of Trustees of Bentley College. A 1967 graduate of Bentley, McCallum will serve a one-year term beginning July 1, 2002.
WALTHAM, Mass.- Kendra L. Raymond of Danvers, MA, a student at the McCallum Graduate School of Business at Bentley College, was the winner of the first annual Marketology Prodigy Award presented by the New England Direct Marketers Association (NEDMA). This award is given by NEDMA to young direct marketing professionals who have shown exceptional talents in the field of direct or e-marketing.
WALTHAM, Mass. - Eric J. Filkins (Brockton, MA) and Harold J. Mateo (Fitchburg, MA), both sophomores at Bentley College, were recently named winners of the 2002 PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP Minority Scholarship. Both recipients of this high honor are members of the Bentley College Student Chapter of the National Association of Black Accountants (NABA).
WALTHAM, Mass.- Bentley College is pleased to announce two undergraduate winners for this year's W. Michael Hoffman Essay Prize in Business Ethics. Joseph Epstein (Hamden, CT), a senior majoring in accounting and Michael Gooltz (Sharon, MA), a senior majoring in managerial economics, both received prizes in the competition administered by Bentley's Center for Business Ethics.
WALTHAM, Mass. - Mitt Romney, former president and CEO of the Salt Lake Organizing Committee and a candidate for Governor of Massachusetts from the Republican Party, addressed graduates at Bentley College's 83rd undergraduate commencement ceremony this morning. He called on the graduates to aspire to heroism in their work and their families.
WALTHAM, Mass.- A team of Bentley College graduate students placed second in the United States in a worldwide business strategy competition, the L'Oréal e-Strat Challenge. Laura Ganley, Bashemai Canty and Alexandra Poznyak, all MBA students at Bentley's McCallum Graduate School of Business, will travel to New York City later this month for an awards ceremony.
WALTHAM, Mass.- Bentley College Associate Professor of International Studies Larry Goodson will spend six to eight weeks in Afghanistan as a monitor for the United Nations Special Mission this spring. The monitors have been selected to observe and provide assistance in the upcoming delegate selection process for the "Loya Jirga".