Diwali Night

Posted on : 25-10-2011 | By : BentleyGSA | In : Events


Host: Indian Graduate Students Association


Date: Saturday, November 5 2011


Time: 6:30 PM


Location: Koumantzelis Auditorium (Lindsay)


Celebrate ‘Diwali’ –India’s biggest festival with SASA and IGSO. A cultural event that would bring together various cultural aspects of all the South Asian nations. The event will help bring awareness of the South Asian culture to the Bentley community as well as gives students the opportunity to partake in something different on campus.

The event is on November 5th, 2011. Doors open at 6:30pm – Show starts at 7:00pm. $10 entry fee for guests – to be paid on the spot.

The event will feature fashion show, dances, skits and various other performances.

The auditorium will have extensive decoration through lighting. Dinner will be served in the executive dining room (LaCava Building).

Entrepreneurship Network

Posted on : 19-10-2011 | By : BentleyGSA | In : Events


Host: Graduate Management Association


Date: Tuesday, October 18 2011


Time: 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM


Location: LaCava 340


Join us for Entrepreneurship Networking opportunity! A guest speaker from IdeaPaint will give a presentation about their entrepreneurial story as they are fairly recent startups. IdeaPaint is changing the way people work and play at offices, homes and schools. It is an award-winning whiteboard paint that can be applied almost anywhere. There will be a Q&A session and networking for half an hour afterwards. We hope to see you there!

First Speaker – McCallum Connect

Posted on : 19-10-2011 | By : BentleyGSA | In : Events


Host: McCallum Connect (Co-sponsored by the McCallum Graduate School,in collaboration with Graduate Career Services)

Date: Thursday, October 20 2011

Time: 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

Location: LaCava 335


Hear Mark Beucler speak about what he has learned on his path to his current role as Senior VP, CFO and General Manager of Global Distribution at Keystone Dental, a globally recognized oral healthcare company. Bring questions and take the opportunity to network with this highly skilled and experienced executive.

Register now on My Bentley (limited seats available)
Email [email protected] with questions (Subject: “McCallum Connect”)

About McCallum Connect: McCallum Connect is a graduate student organization at Bentley University seeking to connect unique and impressive professionals with students to share experiences and provide insight.

About Keystone Dental: Keystone develops, manufactures and acquires innovative products and solutions for dental health providers globally.



NET IMPACT RETURNS with a kick-off activity

Posted on : 19-10-2011 | By : BentleyGSA | In : Events


Host: Net Imapact


Date: Thursday, October 20 2011


Time: 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM


Location: Lindsay 30


Network, enjoy free food, learn about Net Impact, and watch a great film on sustainability.

Net Impact is an international nonprofit organization whose mission is to inspire, educate, and equip individuals to use the power of business to create a more socially and environmentally sustainable world.

We welcome you to our 2011-2012 kick-off event, with open discussion of Net Impact and a showing of the documentary “So Right So Smart” about how to be a profitable, successful and sustainable business. Watch the trailer here!

New Hampshire Foliage Trip

Posted on : 19-10-2011 | By : BentleyGSA | In : Day Trips


Host: Graduate Student Association


Date: Friday, October 21 2011


Time: 7:30 AM


Location: Lost River Gorge & Boulder Caves, White Mountains


Price: $15/person

Come and join us in an adventure that combines the beauty of foliage and mysteries of nature with the excitement of exploring in one of the most famous New Hampshire state preservations.  Enjoy the world-renown beauty of fall in New England. Take on the challenge of boulder caves and enjoy a stroll on the Ecology trail.  Share this experience with your friends! Transportation and lunch including a sandwich, dessert, fruit and beverage will be provided.

Tickets are for sale on MyBentley!  The price is $15 for Students and $20 for Guests.

For more information about the White Mountains resort, please visit:




Posted on : 18-10-2011 | By : BentleyGSA | In : Pub Nights


Host: Graduate Student Association

Date: Friday, October 28 2011


Time: 8:00 PM to 11:00 PM


Location: Jillian’s, 145 Ipswich St, Boston MA - 02215


Come out to celebrate Halloween with our biggest Pub Night of the semester! Stop by the Polo Room at Jillian’s between 8 and 11 PM to get you 2 free drink tickets and hang out with your Bentley friends.COSTUMES REQUIRED!
Free entry into the bar but you must provide a valid 21+ identification to enter the bar and a Bentley ID to receive your drink tickets

The Salem Trip

Posted on : 18-10-2011 | By : BentleyGSA | In : Day Trips


Host: Graduate Student Association


Date: Saturday, October 29 2011


Time: 10:00AM at LaCava Bus Stop


Location: Salem


Salem is THE best place to spend Halloween!! Join us for a trip to the “Witch City.” There will be scary attractions like Frankenstein’s Laboratory, The Haunted Witch Village, Cemetery Tour and Within The Witching Hour Spell Casting. Get ready to be spooked!!!  BOOOOOOooooooooooo!!!!

Tickets will be for $10 students and $12 for guests - and they are now available for purchase on MyBentley.

Wall Street Training Modeling Seminar

Posted on : 18-10-2011 | By : BentleyGSA | In : Events


Host: Graduate Finance Association


Date: Saturday, October 29 2011 & Sunday,October 30 2011


Time: 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM


Location: Trading Room & SMI 214


This 2-day seminar will provide students with instruction in advanced corporate finance modeling (Excel-based).  Additional benefits include job search and interview tips and techniques.   The seminar is intended to compliment the Corporate Finance class offered in the MSF/MBA curriculum by exploring a more in depth approach to modeling than can be covered during the class session.

Please check out the website for more details: http://www.wallst-training.com/uni/bentley/

Digital Marketing Plan Competition and Proxy Trunk Show sponsored by Proxy Apparel

Posted on : 18-10-2011 | By : BentleyGSA | In : Events


Host: Graduate Marketing Association


Date: Monday, October 31 2011


Time: 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm


Location: LAC 375


Do you consider yourself to be a promising marketer and don’t have enough outlets to showcase your creative ideas?

Do you still have nothing prepared for Halloween make up or Thanksgiving gifts?

How about testing your ideas against your peers by partaking in a market research contest. Learn more about digital advertising and get to interact with the CEO of Proxy Apparel

There is a $100 VISA GIFT CARD PRIZE.  Also a talk will be given by the CEO of Proxy apparel about successful startups along with a LIVE Trunk show.

Sign up for digital marketing plan competition and more info about the event, please go to http://bentleygsa.org/gmo.

For more GMO event info, please reply to [email protected] for emailing list sign up.

GSA Gala

Posted on : 11-10-2011 | By : BentleyGSA | In : Events


Host: Graduate Student Association


Time: 7:00 PM - Cocktail Reception &  8:30 AM - Dinner and Dancing


Date:  Friday, November 11, 2011


Location: Boston Park Plaza Hotel, 50 Park Plaza at Arlington Street, Boston MA 02116


Please join your fellows, alumni, and faculty for what promises to be the night to remember! The evening begins with a cocktail reception and photo fun and is followed by a Delicate 3-course dinner(Chicken and vegetarian cuisine af your choice). Spend the rest of the evening dancing to the sweet tunes. and many more surprise events await for you. Dress to impress and get ready for the most exquisite party of fall 2011!

Free transportation available to the Hotel and back to Campus. Directions & Parking Information for Boston Park Plaza Hotel available here

2011 Starlight Walkathon

Posted on : 04-10-2011 | By : BentleyGSA | In : Events


Host: Graduate Student Association

Time: 10:00 AM

Date:  Saturday, October 22, 2011

Location: Blackstone Park, Boston, MA



Want to show your care about the homeless and your talent in fundraising? Join us in the 3rd annual 5k walkathon on Oct 22nd, 2011. Volunteers with great interpersonal skills for fundraising or interest in walkathon sport are warmly welcomed to join the “Bentley University” team to help reach the $35,000 fundraising goal and show Bentley’s contribution to the society. Free T-shirts and pizza will be provided and the overall event will end with a BBQ lunch at the park in Boston’s most beautiful season.

About 2011 Starlight Walkathon:    http://www.firstgiving.com/egcstarlight/walkathon2011

CFA Informational Meeting

Posted on : 04-10-2011 | By : BentleyGSA | In : Workshops


Host: Graduate Finance Association

Time: 3:00 PM

Date:  Wednesday, October 12, 2011

Location: TBA



Thinking of taking the CFA?  Come to the GFA’s informational meeting to hear important details of how and when to enroll, ways to prepare, and what to expect on test day.  Professor David Simon, a former instructor for the CFA study program (derivatives and fixed income) and students currently enrolled in the CFA Level 2 and 3 exams will share their thoughts and experiences.  Please e-mail the GFA ([email protected]) with any questions.  We hope to see you there!