University News

Two peas in a (presidential) pod meet on C-SPAN

Kurt Deion '16 and C-SPAN founder Brian Lamb share an unusual achievement: Each has visited the grave site of every American president. They'll discuss their common passion Sunday on "Q&A."


NIH grants fuel biomedical research project

Students working in the lab with Professor Reid are examining compounds that show promise of being antibiotics against pathogens such as MRSA or pneumonia.


Historians from around the world will convene at Bryant for symposium on genocide

The two-day event in October includes a public lecture by former Sen. Christopher J. Dodd, co-author of "Letters from Nuremberg: My Father’s Narrative of a Quest for Justice."


Fulbright Scholar Perullo heading to U. of London

Associate Professor of Anthropology, African Studies, and Music will be working at the School of African and Oriental Studies on a project analyzing the contemporary commercialization of African music.


Princeton Review names Bryant to several of its "best" lists

In addition to being named one of the best 380 colleges in the nation, Bryant is ranked 18th in schools with the best career services and is one of top 200 colleges "that pay you back."


Seven Bryant students to present research at statewide SURF Conference

One group has filed a provisional patent for new compounds for an antibiotic; another is exploring how legacy pollution has affected the Providence River estuary.


Forbes names Bryant to list of top 50 entrepreneurial colleges

The University's ranking at No. 34 is the latest example of the growing acknowledgment of Bryant's academic excellence.


Annual New Venture Competition offers showcase for start-ups

Student and alumni competitors come away with feedback, connections – and sometimes cash prizes. This year's competition will be Oct. 16


Doctoral programs taking note of Bryant undergrads' lab experiences

Bryant science students find that the hands-on research they've undertaken in Bryant labs through projects funded by Rhode Island EPSCoR has given them a competitive edge.


Bryant researchers surface surprising data about role of climate change in rice domestication

Working with Chinese researchers and archaeologists, professors Yang, Leng, and their students identified short periods of drought that opened new areas for rice farming.


Continue seeking truth, author David Maraniss tells graduating Class of 2015

Award-winning journalist invokes Lombardi, Clemente, and Rudolph as models for new grads who have "still so many more chapters" remaining in their lives.


Bryant Builds: A plan that will add more than 250,000 square feet of innovative facilities

This information kit contains press releases, images, videos, maps, and other documentation about the initiative.