International students: Check out this article written by a 2014 Bentley grad!


Interesting article written by Deepak Chhugani, a 2014 EC-FI major:

5 Things I’d Tell Myself About US Work & Startup Visas In College


By MaryEllen Ryan
MaryEllen Ryan Senior Associate Director, Undergraduate Career Services
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Redefining Life After University


This guest post is from Bentley University 2016 graduate, Marinella Yule.

It’s been a year since I graduated Bentley University. Seems like forever ago that President Gloria Larson was congratulating the Class of 2016 and now the Centennial class, Class of 2017, just walked across the same stage.

I applaud everyone from this class – you did it! Now it’s time for the “real” world as everyone says. But what is “real?”

Some would define real as: Working a 9 to …

By Amanda Helfand
Amanda Helfand Senior Assistant Director, Undergraduate Career Services
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Bentley’s approach to Career Education makes the grade in the Chronicle of Higher Education!


College career offices can sometimes be isolated on campus. But more than ever, career counselors have tried to break out of their silos to work with faculty members and others on campus to help students find meaningful work after college, says Susan Sandler Brennan, associate vice president for career services at Bentley University. She describes how Bentley’s career office created a course to help prepare students for the world of work, and what traits she is looking for in …

By Alyssa Hammond
Alyssa Hammond Director, Career Education and Innovation
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Shout outs to Amanda Helfand and Susan Brennan in Class of 2017 appreciation video!

Thank you

For some students, it’s a certain professor or staff member who has left a lasting impression. For others, it’s a particular department that has helped form their identities. In this video, members of the Class of 2017 thank the faculty and staff members who have meant the most to them, including our own Susan Brennan and Amanda Helfand!

By Alyssa Hammond
Alyssa Hammond Director, Career Education and Innovation
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Hey seniors, wanna get the most out of your new job?!

Chicago trib 2

Check out what Alyssa Hammond suggests as you start your new job after graduation in the Chicago Tribune’s second installment of their series of stories offering advice to the Class of 2017!



By Cassandra Layman
Cassandra Layman
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