University News

A head for the brewing business

Should Narragansett Beer build a Rhode Island brewery? An award-winning Bryant case study helps students explore this scenario and three others in order to learn about supply chain management.

12.14.11

$1m gift to IB Program

Alex and Ani, Inc. has donated $1 million to Bryant's nationally recognized International Business program. The CEO of Alex and Ani says "Bryant offers local unparalleled expertise for any serious business to access and leverage in their international efforts. My hope is that other companies in the region understand the value and necessity of partnering with Bryant and follow suit."

12.12.11

Slim pickings in WW2 kitchens

History Professor Judy Barrett Litoff draws from more than 30,000 letters in the University's U.S. Women and World War II Letter Writing Project for a commentary about how women coped with rationing and shortages.

12.06.11

Bryant CEO is nation's best

For the fourth time in five years, Bryant's Collegiate Entrepreneurs' Organization (CEO) has been named the best chapter in the country. The award recognizes the outstanding tools, workshops, guest speakers and hands-on learning activities the chapter has sponsored in the past year.

11.06.11

RI Current Economic Indicator for Q3 '11

Bryant economists' research shows the pace of the state's economic recovery slowing significantly in the third quarter of 2011, creating a dark cloud looming over future growth.

11.03.11

She's cookin' with gas

A research paper written by two Bryant students surfaced the remarkable wartime story of home economist Sylvia Brooklyn Denhoff.

11.02.11

Growing exports and jobs

As the administrator of the state's federal STEP grant, the Chafee Center for International Business is providing a range of services to R.I. businesses interested in exporting. The program is expected to be especially valuable for companies that have some export experience and want to explore new markets.

10.31.11

What we can learn from M*A*S*H (Mobile Army Surgical Hospital)

Marketing Professor Michael Gravier spent 12 years as an Air Force logistics specialist coordinating military health care in areas of civil war. He believes that some of the U.S. military’s best practices in the delivery of health care could guide policy decisions and help implement a more cost-effective and efficient civilian system.

10.13.11

Campus celebrates WJMF-WGBH partnership

"This collaboration not only brings WGBH's All Classical Service to Rhode Island, but affirms Bryant as a media technology leader in the region," President Machtley says.

10.06.11

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

Bryant to offer MAT

The Master of Arts in Teaching is a 15-month program that will lead to teacher certification in grades 7-12 in the areas of mathematics, science, Spanish, Chinese, English, and social studies. The program is a "natural" for Bryant, and plays to its strength in the liberal arts.

09.26.11

Innovation in faculty development

Bryant faculty working with Bob Shea, director of faculty development, are exploring ways to integrate student learning outcomes and assessment into faculty development. The initiative was included in this University Business article highlighting innovative professional development programs at colleges and universities around the country.

09.16.11