Media Tap Bentley Experts
Bloomberg News. Professor of Economics Scott Sumner explains the effects of the Smoot-Hawley Tariff act in “Depression Fear Mongers Obscure the True Concerns.” The story also ran in The Economic Times, The Orange County Register, Bloomberg Businessweek, Minneapolis StarTribune, Gulf News, and Delaware Online (July 7, 2010).Boston Business Journal. The business plan competition at Bentley, coordinated by Senior Lecturer in Management Fred Tuffile, is featured in “Competitions Strive to Focus Eyes Beyond the Prize” (July 2, 2010).University Business. Associate Dean for First-Year Programs Gerard Stenerson discusses the class book selected for students entering Bentley in fall 2010, as part of the story “Summer Reading – The Gateway to the First Year Experience” (June 29, 2010).Reuters. Professor of Finance Leonard Rosenthal provides expertise for the story “Amid the Gulf Crisis, Wall Street Touted BP Stock” (June 18, 2010).AACSB eNewsline. The commitment of Bentley parents Pam and Jack Cumming, in support of women’s leadership programs, is highlighted in “Bentley University Welcomes $1.1 million USD Gift” (June/July 2010).WSJ Blogs. The blogs section of The Wall Street Journal online features research on the benefits of welfare reform by Assistant Professor of Economics Dhaval Dave. He and two colleagues found a reduced incidence of illicit drug use among women at risk for relying on welfare (June 14, 2010).|R&D Magazine. Professor of Global Studies Christine Williams is noted for winning a Best Research Paper award from the Digital Government Society of America (June 10, 2010).Chicago Tribune. Personal finance guru and 2010 Bentley commencement speaker Suze Orman is highlighted for offering wise advice to new professionals, in “Hey Graduates: Hiring’s Up But Pay is Down” (June 3, 2010).Boston Herald. Bentley is featured for making college affordable to incoming freshman, in “In Rough Economy, College-Bound Teens Face Tough Choices” (June 2, 2010).SiliconRepublic.com. The Ireland-based technology news resource features Bentley for its contributions toward educating IT professionals, in “World’s Most Powerful CIOs Create a Master’s Degree for IT” (June 2, 2010).CBS Evening News. Suze Orman’s address at the 91st annual Bentley University Commencement is highlighted in “Sunday Cover” with Russ Mitchell (May 30, 2010).