"I hope the tone of this election has not turned people off to running for office or working to elect others,” she says.
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The series of conversations builds "community and identity for our Arts and Sciences students," Dean Wendy Samter says.
For many Bryant faculty members whose expertise includes the political arena, the 2016 presidential election is a living teaching lab.
He will work with other R.I. college and university students to build awareness and secure resources for student entrepreneurs.
Their joint program, the Fantastic Girltastic Code Company’s App Challenge, encouraged girls to develop passion for STEM fields.
The rating by the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education acknowledges advancement in resource efficiency, social equity and access, environmental stewardship, and education.
President Machtley recognized Bryant trustees and the team of faculty, staff, architects, engineers, and builders who came together to reimagine the future of higher education.
"There is nothing like it in the world," President Machtley tells a crowd of nearly 500 who gathered for the official ribbon-cutting.
The arrival into the category's top 10 represents a 15-point jump since Bryant's classification as a Masters North university in 2003.
In addition, Accounting and Finance/Financial Management are cited as among "most focused," and 8 majors/concentrations are among nation's top 12.
Opening Convocation on Sept. 7 welcomed first-year students who come to Bryant from 27 states and 24 countries, selected from the largest applicant pool ever.