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New @BentleyArchives Social Media Accounts Showcase Bentley's History

By Lisa Curtin
February 27, 2023

The Bentley University Archives is celebrating Founder's Day on its new social media channels, paying tribute to the founding of the Bentley School of Accounting and Finance on February 26, 1917. As Bentley University enters its 106th year, the Bentley University Archives has launched Instagram and Facebook accounts to share photos, historic content, and information from the archives.


Welcoming Adam Schutzman, New University Archivist

By Hope Houston
October 31, 2022

Adam Schutzman

The Bentley Library is pleased to welcome Adam Schutzman as the new University Archivist. Adam comes to us most recently from Lasell University in Newton, MA, where he helped establish the first formal university archives program. He worked with faculty, students, and alumni to promote the rich history of the university through its archives.


Bentley Archives Exhibit: The Bentley Student Experience

By Lisa Curtin
June 25, 2019

Now on view in the RSM Art Gallery is The Bentley Student Experience, an exhibit of archival photographs and documents showcasing 100 years of student life at Bentley University.

The Bentley Student Experience
from the Bentley University Archives
June 24 - August 2, 2019


Special Hours & Activities for Bentley Reunion, Saturday June 2

By Lisa Curtin
May 31, 2018

Looking Back with Nostalgia Join us for a trip down memory lane, courtesy of the Bentley Archives! Bentley University Reunion Weekend Saturday, June 2  |  9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.


Art Gallery Exhibit - Leading & Learning: A Century of Women at Bentley

By Jaimie Fritz
March 12, 2018

archival photo of women in the classroom


October 4th is #AskAnArchivist Day!

By Jaimie Fritz
October 2, 2017

#AskAnArchivistIt’s that time of year again – October 4th is #AskAnArchivist Day! This is the day when archivists across the country (and the globe) tell everyone more about what kind of work they do, and the types of interesting material you can find in archives. Below are some FAQ’s with information about the Bentley Archives.


Birthday Celebration! Time Capsule Viewing & Letter-Writing: Tues. 2/28, 12-4

By Jaimie Fritz
February 24, 2017
By now you probably know that Bentley is celebrating its historic centennial year. But you may not know that we have some important milestones coming up– this week marks the official founding of Bentley University, and the birthday our founder Harry C. Bentley! Harry C. Bentley was born on February 28th, 1877 in Connecticut. He discovered a passion for business in his youth, and by the time he reached his 30’s he was a successful teacher, writer, and businessman. ...

You're Invited! Reception for Centennial Exhibit, Wed. 1/18 at 12:30pm

By Lisa Curtin
January 17, 2017

Please join us at the opening reception for the second Bentley centennial exhibit - The Bentley Campus: From Boston to Waltham - on Wednesday, January 18, at 12:30 p.m. Trustee emeritus and Centennial Committee chairman, George Fantini ‘64, will offer brief remarks.  Light refreshments will be served. We hope to see you there! 


Now Showing: 'The Bentley Campus: From Boston to Waltham'

By Jaimie Fritz
January 13, 2017
aerial photograph of Bentley campus shows library quad circa 1970

The Bentley Campus: From Boston to Waltham
Bentley University Centennial Exhibit
January 17 – March 5,  March 2, 2017 [Note new closing date]


You're Invited! 'Bentley Leaders' Reception with Gloria Larson, 9/14 @ 4pm

By Lisa Curtin
September 12, 2016

Please join President Gloria Cordes Larson for the opening reception of Bentley Leaders, the first of three centennial year exhibits chronicling the history of Bentley University. The reception will begin at 4:00 p.m. in The RSM Art Gallery. Light refreshments will be served.

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