College of Arts and Sciences announces new master's degrees in communication, global environmental studies
The additions bring to six the number of new advanced degree programs launched by the University in just over a year. The CAS also will launch two new concentrations in 2013: Social Entrepreneurship and Forensic Science.
Companies such as FedEx, The Hartford, and Union Pacific offer some of their leaders the opportunity to climb Mt. Everest. But the trek does not require specialized gear: It's a virtual exercise co-created by Professor of Management Michael Roberto.
This summer, the United States experienced one of the worst droughts in decades. Teresa McCarthy, associate professor of marketing, discusses what the drought will mean for food prices.
Professor of Finance Peter Nigro, who follows mortgage giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, tells the Providence Business News that the new guidelines regarding short-sales appear to be geared toward mollify those in the government who are advocating for principal reduction.
The newest version of the iPhone will generate some economic juice, but there's more to the picture, Associate Professor of Economics Edinaldo Tebaldi tells Forbes.com.
Specialized MBAs now available in global supply chain management, global finance, international business
In addition, MBA students get international experience through the Global Immersion Experience, a new three-credit course that links a consulting project with a study-abroad component.
The University is up one spot, from No. 16. This is the eighth consecutive year Bryant has ranked among the top 20 schools in its category.
What can iconic teachers from "The Karate Kid," "Fast Times at Ridgemont High" and other movies teach about leadership? TheStreet posed the question to a number of business leaders, including Prof. Michael A. Roberto.
Graduates of the program will be able to apply for grades 7-12 subject area certification in English, social studies, biology, general science, mathematics, business education, Chinese, Spanish and French.
Research shows that frequently reinforcing academic and ethical standards, to both students and teachers, can lessen cheating. But, as Laurie Hazard tells the New York Times, many schools fail to do so.
This article in The Rainbow Times points to an improved campus climate for LGBTQ students despite the spring 2012 theft of an LGBT photo exhibition. "With a campus Pride Center, various groups and activities for students, alumni, faculty and staff, and newly implemented gender-neutral housing, this small campus has shown that they will not let one incident define their school," the article reports.
The concert by virtuoso musicians from India, Japan, Israel, Spain, Iran, the United States and China begins at 7:30 p.m. Tickets now available.