Impact of Giving

Bryant honors five with Champions for Philanthropy awards

Thomas A. Taylor ´63, ’98H, and Carol (Marsh) Taylor ´63; Louis R. Page ’89; Taco, Inc.; and Ronald Pittori ´62 join a list of distinguished past honorees.


Strength and Conditioning Center opens for Bulldog's DI student-athletes

Large enough to accommodate entire teams working out together in one rotation, the new 10,000-square-foot facility gives athletes "the best chance to reach their ultimate potential."


Bryant announces historic building program

Financed by record philanthropy, Bryant Builds will add more than 250,000 square feet in dramatic new facilities dedicated to academic programs and athletics.


Bryant Builds: Bulldog Athletics initiatives

This component of Bryant Builds includes construction of the Bulldog Strength and Performance Center, an indoor practice facility, and more.


Jiang, Zhang receive inaugural Santander Faculty Research Awards

The funds will help each foster collaboration with universities around the world.


Hassenfeld Institute for Public Leadership: Five years of making a difference

The Institute is the go-to source for RI public officials to acquire skills, training, and research to help them become more effective leaders.


Redesigned classroom promotes 'learning-by-doing' approach

Employing technology made possible by a gift from an anonymous donor, a seminar room is transformed into a space that allows students to engage in applied learning.


Inaugural Giving Tuesday effort surpasses goal

Bryant set a bold goal of 250 donors for the day. By midnight, and in response to challenge from alumna, 291 donors took part.


Matthew Clayton Brown ’14: Digging deeper to succeed

As a participant in the Archway Investment Fund class, "I was surrounded by discussions of current events in the business world and I found myself wanting to work harder in order to make the portfolio a success."


2014 Champions for Philanthropy M. Dupont ´68, ´93H & R. Decelles, Outstanding 1863 Society Members

For more than 30 years, Mary L. Dupont and her husband Robert K. Decelles have generously supported Bryant, including establishing an annual scholarship and an endowed scholarship.


2014 Champion for Philanthropy The Rhode Island Foundation, Outstanding Friend

Most recently, the Foundation funded the Rhode Island Manufacturing Renaissance Project conducted by the John H. Chafee Center for International Business, resulting in the formation of the Manufacturing Renaissance Collaborative.


2014 Champions for Philanthropy Andrew and Anne O’Keefe P'16, Outstanding Parents

Within their son’s first year on campus, the O'Keefes witnessed the positive impact that the University and its lacrosse program had on their son and made a generous gift to Black & Gold men’s lacrosse.