SPRING 2021:The Pulsifer Career Development Center is open and will conduct ALL business remotely.  All appointments will be conducted on-line and can be scheduled on Handshake.  Please read all CareerEdge e-correspondence & your career coach emails for community updates.  Please email GA_UCD@Bentley.edu for questions. For the most updated career related Covid-19 information click here.

African American/Black/Brown Students

Welcome to the African American/Black/Brown Student Career Community, created to bring together students and community members who identify as African American, Black, or Brown, and acting as a place to share career resources, advice, or opportunities for others of similar backgrounds.  Explore this Community to browse upcoming events tailored to the African American/Black/Brown student community, access new job opportunities, or view up to date resources to help support you throughout your career and academic journeys!

Celebrating Black CEO’s


It is Black History Month, which is the time to appreciate and acknowledge Black culture and communities, as well as applaud the African-American individuals that contribute so much to our society. This year especially has been a tumultuous one for Black people in America, from deeply-embedded societal injustice and violence coming to the surface, finding its way to social media, and exploding in the extremely important Black Lives Matter movement. 

America was founded on years of social injustice, racism, and …

By Alina Minkova
Alina Minkova Creative Blog Curator Alina Minkova
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Haley & Aldrich Essay Contest – Cash Prizes


We want to share with you an exciting opportunity for college students to participate in our essay contest.  Haley & Aldrich recently launched a student essay contest focused on diversity and inclusion in the workplace. The contest is open to all current university students and the essay submission deadline is March 15, 2021. Ten essay winners will each receive $1,000 and participate in a virtual workshop with Haley & Aldrich leaders.  For more information click here.


By Paul Stanish
Paul Stanish Senior Assistant Director, Pulsifer Undergraduate Career Development Center Paul Stanish
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Black Professional Associations to Join

Black Professional Associations to Join

In conjunction with Black History Month, we want to highlight some professional associations that our students of color can join! Below find links to each of the mentioned associations.

National Association of Black Accountants: https://www.nabainc.org/

National Association of African Americans in Human Resources: https://www.naaahr.org/default.aspx

National Sales Network: https://www.salesnetwork.org/

Blacks in Technology: https://www.blacksintechnology.net/

National Black MBA Association: https://nbmbaa.org/

100 Black Men of America: https://100blackmen.org/

Black Data Processing Associates (BDPA): https://bdpa.org/


By Sarah Vojta
Sarah Vojta Creative Graphic Designer Sarah Vojta
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Spencer RMI Diversity Scholarship Opportunities!


Exciting news regarding a number of Spencer Scholarship opportunities for students of diverse backgrounds who wish to pursue a career in Risk Management and Insurance:

Latin American Association of Insurance Agencies Scholarship: The Latin American Association of Insurance Agencies (LAAIA) has just announced that they will be funding two $5,000 scholarships in 2021, to be awarded to undergraduate students who self-identify as Latinx/Hispanic American.
Arch Insurance Diversity Scholarship: Arch Insurance will be awarding two $5,000 scholarships in 2021, to students …

By Melissa J. Sawyer
Melissa J. Sawyer Senior Associate Director / Operations Manager, Pulsifer Undergraduate Career Development Center Melissa J. Sawyer
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Happy Winter Break from the Pulsifer Career Development Center

Winter Break

After a challenging trimester, it is FINALLY time for a bit of a break.  Take these next few weeks to relax and reflect. This time off is well deserved and we hope you can take full advantage of the time away from Bentley.

In accordance with Bentley’s winter break schedule, the Pulsifer Career Development Center will be closed on Thursday December 24 and reopen on Monday January 11.  We wish you all a festive holiday season and Happy New Year.  …

By Paul Stanish
Paul Stanish Senior Assistant Director, Pulsifer Undergraduate Career Development Center Paul Stanish
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