University News

Undergraduate business program cracks top 50 in Businessweek rankings

Bryant ranked 49th, continuing a steady rise in the rankings; employers ranked Bryant 18th, affirming the University's strength in preparing students for success.

04.04.14

Four honorary degrees will be bestowed at 151st Commencement

The honorees are Richard W. Fisher of Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas, Robert A. DiMuccio of Amica Mutual Insurance, Joyce M. Roché of Girls Inc., and Scott C. Donnelly of Textron.

05.14.14

Six finalists face the "sharks" at annual New Venture Competition

Thirty contestants competed for a chance to win the top prize of $20,000 in a competition designed to spotlight enterprising alumni and students and to support promising new business ideas.

04.02.14

Social media for business success – “Fishing where the fish are”

A panel of alumni experts explores the many roles social media plays when it comes to finding and keeping customers and securing sales.

03.31.14

Enjoying the ride: Lessons learned from the rollercoaster of entrepreneurship

Three seasoned entrepreneurs — Daryl Crockett ’82, Scott DePasquale ’94, and Jay Weinberg ’85 — offer advice for taking the leap into business ownership.

03.28.14

Catching the entrepreneurship bug

In the 20-plus years since Professor Jack Keigwin, an Ernst and Young Entrepreneur of the Year, taught Leadership and Entrepreneurship, Bryant’s accomplished faculty and alumni continue to inspire and nurture legions of young entrepreneurs.

03.28.14

Top 10 tips from great entrepreneurs

What does it take to succeed as an entrepreneur? Here are some lessons learned, offered by successful entrepreneurs among the Bryant family.

03.27.14

Text of March 17 letter to Smithfield town manager regarding Bryant proposal

In its letter, Bryant says "the terms of our February 25 proposal go well beyond" what state law requires, and seeks a written response from the Town Council.

03.25.14

Fourth annual Research and Engagement Day set for April 23

This year’s conference features keynote speakers Ken Bain, Ph.D., author of "What the Best College Teachers Do," and Kristin Fraser '94, '99 MBA, managing partner of the Providence office of KPMG LLP.

03.12.14

Bryant professor a ‘Woman of Distinction’

Sandra Enos, Ph.D., professor of Sociology and Service Learning, is being honored this month in a photo exhibition of "Rhode Island Women of Distinction."

03.12.14

Text of University's March 7 letter to Smithfield's town manager regarding Bryant proposal

In its letter to Dennis Finlay, Bryant says it "is disappointed ... that the Town Council has declined to publicly discuss the proposal" and urges council members to accept the University's generous offer.

03.07.14

CEO of Hope Global will receive New England Businesswoman of the Year Award at Women's Summit

Throughout her career, Cheryl Merchant has worked to create opportunities for people and organizations.

03.05.14