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When Tech Meets Finance

December 10, 2019

Finance major Soham Basu ’21 (left) and his internship sponsor Bill Bennett ’06   When Bill Bennett ’06 was looking for an intern to join his sales operations team, he didn’t have to think twice about hiring Finance major Soham Basu ’21. “Even though it was…

Should Your Boss Be Monitoring Your Blood Pressure?

December 2, 2019

             Liz Brown
Workplace wellness programs are a booming business. Introduced in 1979 to encourage employees to adopt healthier habits — thus boosting productivity and lowering health-care costs — they now constitute an $8…

Giving Back and Giving Thanks

November 26, 2019

         Captain Frank Bourgeois and guests
Above: Adjunct Lecturer Landi Morris '11, MBA '12 serves guests. Photos by Joy LeDuc.In the 34 years since the luncheon for local senior citizens launched, hundreds of Bentley faculty and…

From Clothing Store to College Prof

November 15, 2019

Aaron Nurick Receives Adamian Award for Lifetime Teaching Excellence

Professor Nurick, newly arrived at Bentley College, in his office (winter 1980).
Above: Professor Nurick with President…

Pride in Being Yourself

November 7, 2019

Above: Matt Banks of the Office of Diversity & Inclusion and Minerva Nguyen '20 in the Equity Center. Photo by Kevin Maguire. “Be yourself.” The advice that Ashley Wright '20 gives to others is something she didn’t always follow herself. But listening to…

Champions of Data

November 5, 2019

Above photo (l to r): Wenqi Wang, Pooja Sudheendra, Yueyi (Eve) Wang and Madhurya Baruah. Photo by Kevin Maguire. When Forbes magazine reported on the Top 7 Skills You Need to Have As a Data Analyst, only one of the skills was technical expertise. The other…

Coach DeFelice to Step Down as Athletics Director

November 4, 2019

DeFelice (second row, far right) in the early days of Bentley baseball. 
Robert “Bob” DeFelice, Bentley’s athletics director for nearly three decades, is stepping down from that role at the end of this academic year, though he will…

Bentley University senior class kicks off fundraising

October 28, 2019

Each year, graduating seniors come together to give back to Bentley in recognition of all that the university has done for them, and makes a collective Senior Class Gift. On October 19, the Senior Class Gift Committee hosted a kickoff event for their…

On-Campus Discussion Explores Facts and Myths about E-Cigarettes

October 24, 2019

     Professor Dhaval Dave
In September, Massachusetts became the first state to ban the sale of all electronic cigarettes and vaping devices, as Governor Charlie Baker declared that e-cigarette use had become a public health emergency…

Ball in the Family

October 10, 2019

Ryan Berardino ’20 knew the 2019 Major League Baseball draft was coming up, but he didn’t want to get his hopes up. The Bentley first baseman didn’t think this was his year, but the Boston Red Sox had different ideas. “I wasn’t really paying attention to the…