Leaders from the public, labor, and education sectors who spoke at the Oct. 29 conference agree that the key to innovative, long-term change is employee engagement.
Annual XBRL and Healthcare Standardization Conference explores ways to leverage analytics and XBRL in order to provide insight, oversight, and foresight in higher education, and in the public and private sectors.
The new design provides versatile space and technology to support a variety of distinctive student experiences that are hallmarks of a Bryant education.
Innovations in academics, faculty, and student life earn a university a spot on the “up-and-coming” list. Bryant’s inclusion is in part a reflection of the successes of the First-Year Gateway.
The 912 first-year students represent one of the largest and most highly qualified groups in the University’s history; nearly half applied Early Action or Early Decision.
Group also wins one of three "Most Popular Team" awards. This was the team's second international competition.
John Saddlemire, D.Ed., brings to the job more than 29 years of higher education experience in student life. He will begin his duties Aug. 26.
In the University's profile featured in "The Best 378 Colleges," students praise Bryant's "engaging and dedicated faculty" who make learning "interesting rather than a chore.”
The appointment reinforces the University's commitment to growing its international business programs, already recognized as being among the nation's best.
In an article titled "Strapped Rhode Island City Presses College to Ante Up," The Wall Street Journal reports on the new law that will require Bryant University to pay the Town of Smithfield for municipal services if no agreement is reached.
"We continue to believe this legislation is unconstitutional, unwarranted, and needlessly divisive," President Machtley says. "We will meet with the town in the hope that amicable and fair agreements can be reached to avoid expensive and time-consuming litigation."
Legislation now before Governor Chafee "has serious and wide-ranging implications for all nonprofit organizations," the president says. The statement outlines some of the significant contributions Bryant has made to Smithfield.