University News

Acclaimed Silk Road Ensemble performs Oct. 9

The concert by virtuoso musicians from India, Japan, Israel, Spain, Iran, the United States and China begins at 7:30 p.m. Tickets now available.

09.05.12

University receives STARS bronze rating for sustainability efforts

Within the past several years, sustainability momentum has grown exponentially across campus in a number of ways, including the addition of courses and research on sustainability issues, peer-to-peer outreach, initiatives to reduce cross-campus energy consumption, and various waste management programs.

09.04.12

Dressing for success not always easy to define

In an article about the “soft skills” employers seek in their new hires, Judy Clare, director of the Amica Center for Career Education, discusses the role played by a professional appearance and the challenges posed by a “business casual” dress code.

09.03.12

The beginning of the end of American prosperity?

Associate Professor of Economics Edinaldo Tebaldi disagrees with a recently published working paper indicating that robust economic growth in the United States may be a thing of the past.

08.31.12

Business lessons from a traveling T-shirt

For the Class of 2016, the life cycle of a T-shirt provides a jumping-off point to explore ethics, politics, the history of modern business, and globalization. Learn more in this podcast featuring two professors teaching the course.

08.29.12

How to avoid tripping up when you manage by walking around

In this column for Philanthropy Journal, Prof. Michael A. Roberto offers managers five tips for getting positive results when they visit their front-line workers.

08.28.12

Roberto a top tweeter

When it comes to tweets about leadership, Prof. Michael Roberto (@michaelaroberto) is among the best on Twitter, according to an online business think tank.

08.22.12

Bryant among ‘Best 377 Colleges’

Students tell the Princeton Review that Bryant's hands-on curriculum gives them "a sense of how business operates" and note that the faculty “are highly accessible," "very passionate about what they teach” and “bring a lot of real-world experience ... to the classroom.”

08.20.12

Ten challenges businesses face in trying to make trade work better

In this column, Michael Gravier, assistant professor of marketing, discusses the top supply-chain issues keeping U.S. executives awake.

08.20.12

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

Training the future R&D workforce

Bryant's Vice President for Academic Affairs is among the scientists and scholars behind a national report that raises concerns about training the next generation of scientists.

08.06.12

How local is too local?

Professor of Management Michael Roberto takes a look at multinationals' localization strategies, which can come with some costs. "By constantly adapting their products for each country, firms fail to take advantage of potential economies of scale and learning," he says in this article.

08.06.12