University News

MKT201 goes to the (bull)dogs

A marketing competition provided TJX Companies with plenty of ideas for improving sales of pet supplies in its stores. Students, faculty and executives discuss the contest in this video.

01.09.12

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

Heading to xTAX finals

For the second consecutive year, a team of Bryant accounting majors is one of five teams from around the country competing in the national finals of xTAX, a taxation case competition that is part of the annual xTREME Games sponsored by PwC.

12.16.11

Catching the business bug in nation’s capital

Harris Roberts '14 is one of 100 students who attended a White House event on entrepreneurship. He shares his experience in this video.

12.14.11

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