University News

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

Machtley and Machtley: a profile of the University's First Couple

The average college president stays seven years. Ron Machtley, in partnership with his wife, Kati, has steered the Bryant ship for 17 years. The Providence Journal takes a look at their dedication to Bryant - and to one another.

04.15.13

Chinese education delegation, Bryant sign new partnership agreements

Led by the vice minister of education for the People’s Republic of China, representatives from China University of Geosciences (Wuhan) and the Beijing Institute of Technology Zhuhai visited campus April 7th.

04.07.13

College of Business rises in Businessweek rankings

The undergraduate business program is among the nation’s best, rising 7 points in the 2013 Bloomberg Businessweek rankings released March 20. Last May, a separate Businessweek evaluation of 14 specialty business programs ranked Bryant’s undergraduate International Business Program 27th in the nation, and the entrepreneurship program shot up 26 points to a rank of 71st.

03.21.13

Applied analytics at heart of new center, undergrad concentration

The Advanced Applied Analytics Center is envisioned as a hub of professional collaboration and a strategic resource for businesses and organizations that increasingly rely on analysis of big data.

03.15.13

Three alumni, now CEOs, receive awards at annual Leadership Weekend

"Business in Beijing, Bogota, or Brisbane is very different. Yet, with a Bryant pedigree you’re well prepared ... to succeed,” one winner says.

03.04.13

Cracking the big league

The Providence Journal reports on the excitement generated by Bryant men's basketball -- the "Cinderella team that's the most improved in the country."

02.28.13

All Feb. 8 classes cancelled, administrative offices closed

Essential personnel are asked to report to work as scheduled. Students are encouraged to remain on campus, refrain from driving, charge laptops, cell phones, and other devices. (UPDATED Feb. 8 with hours of operation for Bryant Center, Wellness Center, Krupp Library)

02.07.13

The big IDEA: Creativity and an innovative way of teaching

Faculty, students, staff and alumni rise to the challenge of the inaugural Innovation Design Experience for All Jan. 21-23.

01.24.13