University News

Updated statement from President Machtley regarding effort to change Bryant's tax-exempt status

Legislation now before Governor Chafee "has serious and wide-ranging implications for all nonprofit organizations," the president says. The statement outlines some of the significant contributions Bryant has made to Smithfield.

07.06.13

University statement regarding changes in Bryant's tax-exempt status

The University urges Gov. Chafee to veto the bill, which it calls "heavy-handed legislation" that "comes after several months of good-faith discussions with the Town of Smithfield and is not in the best interests of any of the parties involved."

07.02.13

Supply chain management: the new B-school "must have"

Businessweek interviews Prof. Teresa McCarthy about Bryant's Global Supply Chain Management Program, among the "hottest tickets in B-school." Bryant began offering the program as a minor to undergraduates five years ago. Now, more than 120 students are enrolled in the minor and concentration combined.

06.29.13

Bryant introduces Creative and Applied Arts concentration

Studio courses and classes that explore the historical and theoretical approaches to artistic forms will prepare students for careers at design, theater, and internet companies, museums, nonprofits, and community arts organizations.

06.27.13

International Business program rises to No. 16 in Businessweek ranking

IB continues its rapid rise, jumping 11 points. Three other programs -- finance, operations management and accounting -- also rise in the latest report of undergraduate business specialty programs.

06.25.13

IB students laying groundwork for export growth

The Providence Business News reports on the IB Senior Practicum and the benefits its delivers to students, companies and the state's economy.

06.19.13

Supply chain management program among "hot new MBAs"

The Wall Street Journal article notes that a handful of universities, including Bryant, "have recently introduced undergraduate majors, M.B.A. concentrations and even entire degree programs dedicated to" supply chain management. Associate Professor Teresa McCarthy, director of Bryant's program, says employers are taking note."

06.06.13

'We are Bryant billboards': A video celebration of Commencement 2013

This video features excerpts from the Student Charge presented by David Hurley '13 to his fellow classmates and graduation day photos shared by the graduates through social media.

05.23.13

Bryant University's 150th Commencement ceremony

Watch this archived presentation of our undergraduate Commencement ceremony, which was streamed live on Saturday, May 18.

05.21.13

At 150th Commencement, noted historian urges Bryant grads to provide 'energy, innovation, creativity'

Author Jon Meacham addresses Class of 2013; at Graduate School ceremony, banker Joseph MarcAurele reflects on leadership; Machtley announces anniversary year dedicated to making a difference in world hunger.

05.19.13

A message from President Machtley regarding April 15 bombings in Boston

"We are carefully monitoring all events linked to the Boston bombing suspects, as we continue to keep those affected by Monday's tragedy in our thoughts and now mourn the loss of an officer at MIT," president tells campus.

04.19.13

REDay showcases academic and creative collaboration

More than 330 students and 85 faculty/staff members have collaborated on the 100 presentations scheduled for the April 24 event, ranging from sessions on “U.S. Women, World War II, and Letter Writing” to “Secularism and Interfaith: Does It Matter What You Believe?”

04.17.13