CIS Major? Then you HAVE to take this class!

My favorite CIS class so far would have to be CS280 (Object-Oriented Application Development) with Tamara Babaian. Developing Graphical User Interfaces in Eclipse was interesting because you could design programs to be user-friendly as well as have all the functionalities that you want. Java programming can be difficult and time-consuming at times, but I saw it as a puzzle and enjoyed working out the logic in our assignments. Also, when you finally get all of your code to work, it’s the …

By Briana Wolff
Briana Wolff
Read more »

BEHIND THE SCENES: RECRUITING INSIGHTS

Recruiting Office

Ever wonder what happens in the Recruiting Office and Career Services—which companies are coming in? what candidates they’re seeking? and what interview tips they have? Well, we’re here to fill you in and give you a behind the scenes look into the Recruiting Office and all Career Services has to offer.

We’re Kaylee and Gillian, the Recruiting interns here on campus in LaCava 205. The office has been unbelievably busy so far this semester with over 75 companies conducting over …

By Gillian Paradis
Gillian Paradis
Read more »

BEHIND THE SCENES: RECRUITING INSIGHTS

Home for the Holidays?

Do you have a contact that you’ve been meaning to reach out to but haven’t had the time to commit to writing that e-mail or card during the semester? Don’t panic! Thanksgiving break is coming up and the end of the semester is approaching. It is the perfect time to reach out to contacts!

In the spirit of Thanksgiving, take the time to say thank you to people that have helped you (mentors, bosses, colleagues, etc.) …

By Gillian Paradis
Gillian Paradis
Read more »

Road Trip to AKAMAI! Please join us

Want to get off campus for a bit? Come with the Bentley CIS Sandbox to visit AKAMAI!

 Akamai® is the leading cloud platform for helping enterprises provide secure, high-performing user experiences on any device, anywhere. If you’ve ever shopped online, downloaded music, watched a web video or connected to work remotely, you’ve probably used Akamai’s cloud platform.

We’re taking the CIS Sandbox on the road to visit Akamai’s Network Operations Command Center in Kendall Square, Cambridge, and will hear from …

By Janet Ehl
Janet Ehl Director, Recruiting and Employer Relations Janet Ehl
Read more »

Make Your Own HTML5 & Windows 8 Games w with Construct 2

Microsoft Workshop

Interested in CIS, IT, or just love video games? This session is for you! Microsoft will be on campus on October 23rd and 30th to teach students the basics of creating a video game! You will even be able to publish your completed game to the Microsoft store!

By Madalyn Mula
Madalyn Mula Recruiting/Employer Relations Coordinator Madalyn Mula
Read more »