International Stories

Yang named VP for International Affairs

One of Hong Yang's first priorities: planning and coordinating the Bryant University Zhuhai educational exchange between Bryant and China.

08.11.12

Workplace stress goes global

A globalized economy requires a new approach to dealing with workplace stress, one that is more holistic and less influenced by Western culture. Faculty member James Segovis expands on the topic in this podcast.

06.04.12

IB program connects students, jobs

During the program's senior-year capstone known as the IB practicum, IB majors work as consultants to help businesses with aspects of their international strategies.

04.30.12

Lessons from Haiti

In a course inspired by the book Half the Sky, four Creole-speaking Bryant students and their two professors traveled to Haiti to teach leadership to young Haitian women. Learn more about their work in this video.

04.19.12

Bryant: Top 15 for students who study abroad

The University ranks among the top 15 colleges and universities for undergraduate participation in study abroad programs, coming in 14th in its classification.

03.11.12

Archiving the African experience

Alex Perullo has received a grant to create the African Digital Archive, an interactive, multimedia resource about African people who have immigrated to Rhode Island. Learn about the genesis and goals of the archive in this podcast.

02.18.12

South of the border: Winter break studies take students to Panama, Costa Rica

Panama and Costa Rica are among the countries where students spent time studying before spring semester.

01.11.12

Senior lands prestigious international State Department internship

Internships help Global Studies major Emmanuelle Calvet ’12 move a step closer to her goal of becoming a Foreign Service Officer.

01.05.12

The Confucius Institute and a Bryant education

In this 2008 keynote presentation, President Machtley describes the strategy behind the relationships Bryant is building with China.

01.02.12

Forbidden City's Shu Fang Zhai to be replicated on Bryant campus

The replica will be the first to be built outside of China with the cooperation of the Chinese government. It will serve as a center for cultural and academic activities.

01.01.12

The great wall of trust

Crystal Jiang, assistant professor of management, and research colleagues investigate how important the concept of guanxi is to the Chinese and how foreign executives might overcome the challenge. The role that trust plays in forming bonds across cultures and national borders is key, they say.

12.19.11

Dragon dance team brings medal home

The two-year-old Bryant team was the only North American group competing in the international tournament, in which they placed third.

09.26.11