International Stories

Building bridges between Bryant and China

Since 2005, the U.S.-China Institute at Bryant has forged partnerships that offer students and faculty broad global perspectives and experiences.

08.07.14

Chance Kinyange Boas ’14: A door to a better life

His educational path led from Burundian refugee camps, to CCRI, to Bryant, where, as a transfer student, "I was inspired by everyone I met." Now, "the sky's the limit."

07.17.14

Learning by doing: Nimble MBA students help Haitian YWCA build success

Christiana Bardsley ’13, ’14 MBA, Assistant Professor Eileen Kwesiga reflect on benefits of consulting project: a business plan for a guesthouse to benefit the organization.

07.11.14

Ernesto Arguello ’15: "There is always a way – always"

Taking a leap of faith, he traveled more than 2,200 miles from Managua to attend Bryant where he's learned "as long as you really want something, there is always a way."

07.08.14

Regina Castro ’14: Archway Investment Fund offers competitive edge

Her hands-on management of the $850,000 Archway Investment Fund is opening doors with prospective employers who are taking note of her experience in financial markets.

07.01.14

Heidi Marshall '14: Honing leadership skills

Through athletics, student organizations, and in the classroom, the lessons in leadership "taught me a lot about myself."

07.01.14

Erik Budlong ’12: Embracing the unexpected

The International Business major praises Bryant's program for giving him the skills and confidence to take over in India when Hanna Instruments reassigned his general manager.

06.30.14

Beyond borders: Opportunities to cultivate global perspective abound

Spring semester guests included Sergei Khrushchev, who spoke about Ukraine and Russia, and diplomat Charles Freeman, interpreter for Nixon on historic trip to China.

04.17.14

Scholarships available through Santander Universities mean the world to many sophomores

Participants celebrate the partnership that has put a Sophomore International Experience within reach.

04.11.14

Kristin L. Fraser ’94, ’99 MBA: Counseling clients the world over

She's built a successful international career upon a solid Bryant foundation of undergraduate and graduate programs in accounting, business, and entrepreneurship.

03.28.14

One of Canada’s most powerful women: Diane Kazarian ’83

A senior partner at PwC Canada, she considers the relationship-building skills learned early in her childhood and further developed at Bryant as the key to her success.

03.27.14

Becoming citizens of the world, one hour at a time

The Intercultural Center's popular Global Community Hours, one of Bryant’s signature initiatives to help build cultural competency, offer meaningful exposure to a wide variety of cultures and economies.

11.15.13