MaryEllen Ryan

Senior Associate Director, Undergraduate Career Development, Pulsifer Career Development Center

MaryEllen Ryan is a Senior Associate Director of Undergraduate Career Development in the Pulsifer Career Development Center and the dedicated Career Coach for Finance and Corporate Finance & Accounting (Finance-Focus) Majors.

Ryan has over 14 years of experience in the financial services industry. Prior to joining the Undergraduate Career Development team, she was a Private Client Relationship Advisor with Brown Advisory, an independent investment management firm.  She has extensive experience working with multi-generational families to address a wide variety of wealth management needs.

Ryan has a Bachelor of Arts from Dartmouth College and MBA from Boston College. She enjoys combining her financial services experience with her commitment to education to help students evaluate their skills sets and interests and find a rewarding career path.

Career Coach for the following majors:

  • Finance
  • Corporate Finance and Accounting (Finance-Focus)

Fun fact: MaryEllen loves to travel and has visited 24 states and 15 countries and look forward to adding to the list.

Favorite part about the office: When students come in to share great news about internship/full-time offers!

Junior & Senior Appointments:

Please schedule an appointment via Handshake (Career Center > Appointments > Schedule a New Appointment > follow remaining prompts).

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Project Destined x Bentley University : Fall 2022 Commercial Real Estate Internship

We are excited to announce a new Paid, Commercial Real Estate Virtual Internship Opportunity with Project Destined (see CNBC feature here) in Fall 2022.

Project Destined, founded by a former Carlyle Group executive, has partnered with 100+ leading real estate firms and 70+ universities around the country to provide diverse students with internship opportunities to explore ownership through live real estate deals. The 10-week Paid, Virtual Internship Program will launch in 30+ U.S., Canadian and International markets in Fall 2022 …

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Check out Project Destined’s Fall 2022 Paid Virtual Internship in Commercial Real Estate!

Project Destined, founded by a former Carlyle Group executive, has partnered with 100+ leading real estate firms and 70+ universities around the country to provide diverse students with internship opportunities to explore ownership through live real estate deals.

The 10-week Paid, Virtual Internship Program will launch in 20+ U.S. markets this September with an incredible group of partners including Goldman SachsCBRE, Wells Fargo, JLL, Greystar, Hines, Eastdil Secured, Brookfield Properties, PGIM Real Estate, among 50+ others.

As part of …

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IvyLine Capital: Investment & Derivative Cohort – Summer Kick-Off Events

Bentley students are invited to attend IvyLine Capital’s virtual  kick-off event to learn more about its Investment & Derivative Cohort!

When: Sunday, June 5th, 2022 @ 8:00 AM & 6:00 PM Eastern Time

8:00 AM Eastern Time Registration Link

6:00 PM Eastern Time Registration Link

IvyLine Capital’s “Investment & Derivative Cohort” is an educational program created to bridge the gap between finance theory and practice. Along with education, each member will have the opportunity to network with students and professionals across …

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The Arts and Sciences of Finance: Upcoming Event with two successful Bentley Alumni!

Join two Bentley alumni, Jacqui Smith (MBA ’16), Portfolio Manager, Reynders McVeigh and Joe Wickwire (MBA ’93), Portfolio Manager (Retired), Fidelity Investments, as they share their perspectives about why majoring in Arts & Sciences can be just as valuable as majoring in business when contemplating a career in business-oriented fields.

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Check out these two great opportunities from Wells Fargo!

Wells Fargo invites you to apply to attend unique leadership forums that will introduce you to the opportunities and culture of Wells Fargo’s Corporate & Investment Banking (CIB) division.  The forums are designed to provide high-performing sophomores with the chance to explore a career within one of the four tracks within CIB (Investment Banking, Sales & Trading, Corporate Banking and Commercial Real Estate). You will hear from senior leaders and learn more about navigating the professional environment, as well as …

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Calling Bentley Women Interested in Commercial Real Estate – Apply by 2/28 for the 2022 CREW Boston Educational Foundation Scholarship!

The CREW Boston Educational Foundation Scholarship seeks to support and empower promising female students who demonstrate an interest in a career in commercial real estate. In addition to providing financial support, the Scholarship provides mentorship, networking and access to CREW Boston’s programming. The 2022 Foundation scholarship awards range from $5,000 to $10,000.

The 2022 Scholarship Application is available for any female student enrolled in her sophomore, junior, or senior year or entering or enrolled in a graduate program at an accredited college …

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1st & 2nd Year Women – Check out this great event with Loomis Sayles on 2/23!

Calling all first- and second-year women interested in investment management!

GAIN INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT EXPERIENCE with the Undergraduate Women’s Investment Network at Loomis Sayles!

Join Loomis Sayles for a virtual information session and Q&A panel on Wednesday, February 23, from 4:00pm-5:30pm. Hear directly from UWIN interns and mentees about their experiences in this unique and valuable program.

Learn about the mentorship and paid internship opportunities available for women entering their sophomore or junior year in fall 2022.

Click HERE to learn more and …

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2023 Investment Banking Summer Analyst Recruiting: Application and Interview Logistics

Check out this quick yet very helpful summary of 2023 Investment Banking Summer Analyst Recruiting: Application and Interview Logistics, courtesy of Adventis.

 

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Investment Management Opportunity for 1st and 2nd Year Women!

Calling all first- and second-year women interested in investment management!

GAIN INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT EXPERIENCE with the Undergraduate Women’s Investment Network at Loomis Sayles!

Join Loomis Sayles for a virtual information session and Q&A panel on Wednesday, February 23, from 4:00pm-5:30pm. Hear directly from UWIN interns and mentees about their experiences in this unique and valuable program.

Learn about the mentorship and paid internship opportunities available for women entering their sophomore or junior year in fall 2022.

Click HERE to learn more and …

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Apply by 2/15 to win $1,500 from the Commercial Brokers Association (CBA) Diversity Impact Fund Award!

The Commercial Brokers Association is pleased to present the CBA Diversity Impact Fund to help support entry level professionals, college students, and community based groups. Financial Resources will be awarded annually to assist with their professional development, college needs, and program development. 

As part of this program, 2 College students will be awarded up to $1,500 to be used towards school supplies.

The application process will close on February 15, 2022. The first awards will be presented at the CBA …

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