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Tanya N. Hairston Named To Bentley College Board Of Trustees

November 22, 1998

WALTHAM, Mass.- Tanya N. Hairston of Stone Mountain, Georgia, has been named to the Bentley College Board of Trustees.

Hairston, an economics and finance major, was selected the Most Outstanding Student for Bentley's Class of 1995. She belonged to Omicron Delta Epsilon (Economics honor society), the Falcon Society, and Beta Gamma Sigma (honor society for collegiate schools of business). A 1998 graduate of Yale University Law School, she was an executive board member of the Black Law Student Association and a member of the Yale Journal of International Law. While at Yale, she interned at Arnold & Porter (Washington, D.C.), at Kilpatrick Stockton (Atlanta), and at Dickstein, Shapiro, Morin & Oshinsky (Washington, D.C.).

"We're excited that Tanya Hairston is joining the board," said Bentley College President Joe Morone. "Tanya is one of our outstanding recent graduates. She will bring to the board the kind of perspective on student life and diversity issues that only a young alumna can."

BENTLEY UNIVERSITY is one of the nation’s leading business schools, dedicated to preparing a new kind of business leader – one with the deep technical skills, broad global perspective, and high ethical standards required to make a difference in an ever-changing world. Our rich, diverse arts and sciences program, combined with an advanced business curriculum, prepares informed professionals who make an impact in their chosen fields. Located on a classic New England campus minutes from Boston, Bentley is a dynamic community of leaders, scholars and creative thinkers. The Graduate School emphasizes the impact of technology on business practice, in offerings that include MBA and Master of Science programs, PhD programs in accountancy and in business, and customized executive education programs. The university enrolls approximately 4,100 full-time undergraduate, 140 adult part-time undergraduate, 1,430 graduate, and 43 doctoral students. Bentley is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges; AACSB International – The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business; and the European Quality Improvement System, which benchmarks quality in management and business education. For more information, please visit

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