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TOPIC: Service Learning


by Kristen Walsh March 25, 2019

Brandon Samba '20 overcame his family's financial struggles and now helps kids learn financial skills to break the cycle of poverty.

by Kristen Walsh August 2, 2018

Students travel to Washington, D.C. to advocate for laws based on science, not politics. 

by Sean Kerrigan May 23, 2018

Bentley graduate students offer their tax-preparation expertise to underprivileged residents as part of a program known as the Practicum in Low-Income Taxpayer Clinic that has helped more than 1,500 people.

Waltham News Tribune December 19, 2017

Bentley’s Service-Learning volunteers are recognized as an important asset to Waltham’s learning centers.

Waltham News Tribune December 4, 2017

The Center for Service-Learning and Civic Engagement is highlighted for the work and time Bentley students dedicate to bettering the Waltham community.

Waltham News Tribune November 27, 2017

Members of Bentley’s Service-Learning program provide valuable assistance to the Chesterbrook Learning Center.

by Kristen Walsh October 30, 2017

Each generation finds its own path to civic engagement

by Meg Murphy October 27, 2017

Global health issues are no abstraction when you live and work alongside African villagers in urgent need of food, water, and basic sanitation, according to Bentley professors who have spent more than a decade engaged with such communities.

Recently Bentley’s Health Thought Leadership Network, which advances impactful research in health and healthcare, supported the innovative work of two faculty members. Both are engaged in transformative work in Africa. In interviews, they share the philosophy behind their work and the passion that drives it.

by George Grattan April 4, 2017

Thanks to a Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation grant, Diane Kellogg, an associate professor of management at Bentley University, will soon expand her role as a private sector consultant to a wide array of international government agencies and non-governmental organizations working to improve sanitation and health for people around the world. The challenge is stark: As Kellogg puts it, “2.4 billion people don’t have access to sanitation, so there’s a lot to do.”

March 31, 2017

The Yawkey Foundations have recognized Bentley University’s longstanding commitment to service-learning and awarded the university $500,000 to educate students to effectively lead nonprofit organizations and expand student efforts to help community groups.