Bryant Stories

Beyond borders: Opportunities to cultivate global perspective abound

Spring semester guests included Sergei Khrushchev, who spoke about Ukraine and Russia, and diplomat Charles Freeman, interpreter for Nixon on historic trip to China.

04.17.14

New Venture Competition opens window for winner of $5,000 student prize

Guided by faculty mentors, Steven Brodeur '16 refined a model created for his IDEA challenge into a plan for a business that will sell advanced energy panels.

04.14.14

Bryant sophomores help Marathon bomb survivor build nonprofit, reclaim life

Survivor Jarrod Clowery worked with students in Management 200 to create Heroes Hearts Foundation, a nonprofit that brings messages of hope, compassion, and kindness to children.

04.14.14

Bryant Ventures: The bridge to self-made success stories

The organization, open to all students, serves as an incubator for promising entrepreneurial ideas. Faculty and alumni mentors provide guidance on a broad range of issues.

04.14.14

Scholarships available through Santander Universities mean the world to many sophomores

Participants celebrate the partnership that has put a Sophomore International Experience within reach.

04.11.14

Bryant sophomore draws from classroom to make Relay for Life a success

As director of the popular student-run event, Abigail Blecker took concepts learned through IDEA and management and psychology courses, and ran with them.

04.11.14

Counseling Service initiative provides students with tools to support peers in need

Participants learn essential interpersonal skills and are trained to recognize and respond to signs of distress and crisis.

04.09.14

Six finalists face the "sharks" at annual New Venture Competition

Thirty contestants competed for a chance to win the top prize of $20,000 in a competition designed to spotlight enterprising alumni and students and to support promising new business ideas.

04.02.14

Travel with ease through the Bryant Alumni Travel Program

A popular benefit of being a Bryant alumnus/a is the Alumni Travel Program, which brings alumni to exciting locales.

04.01.14

Social media for business success – “Fishing where the fish are”

A panel of alumni experts explores the many roles social media plays when it comes to finding and keeping customers and securing sales.

03.31.14

Enjoying the ride: Lessons learned from the rollercoaster of entrepreneurship

Three seasoned entrepreneurs — Daryl Crockett ’82, Scott DePasquale ’94, and Jay Weinberg ’85 — offer advice for taking the leap into business ownership.

03.28.14

Catching the entrepreneurship bug

In the 20-plus years since Professor Jack Keigwin, an Ernst and Young Entrepreneur of the Year, taught Leadership and Entrepreneurship, Bryant’s accomplished faculty and alumni continue to inspire and nurture legions of young entrepreneurs.

03.28.14