Bryant Stories

Tucked under the surface of a course in management principles is a passion for service learning

As part of an introductory management course students apply business principles to help local nonprofit. Projects have ranged from revamping the social media presence of the Katie Brown Educational Program, a domestic-violence prevention organization, to teaching geography and culture to children in public schools.

05.17.12

Research and Engagement Day unveils surprising discoveries

“Have the courage to explore, to discover, to take in the novel, the unexpected, the uncomfortable," keynoter says. This video sampler offers a taste of the student presentations.

04.20.12

Lessons from Haiti

In a course inspired by the book Half the Sky, four Creole-speaking Bryant students and their two professors traveled to Haiti to teach leadership to young Haitian women. Learn more about their work in this video.

04.19.12

The Hartford Case Competition: Pushing one another toward a winning mobile app

By challenging themselves to stretch, a team of Bryant students bested others from Bentley University, Boston University, and the University of Connecticut to win The Hartford Case Competition. The team presented two ideas for financial mobile apps.

04.10.12

The 'silent witness' reads

Tom Chandler, professor of creative writing, considers himself a "silent witness" to contemporary life. In this podcast, he reads from his new collection of poetry and discusses his approach to writing.

04.10.12

Pressler won't forget who saved his life

Men's lacrosse coach Mike Pressler shares what Bryant has done for him: "They gave me and my family our lives back."

04.10.12

Skype your way to a job

Skype interviews are here to stay. Such interviews are convenient, flexible, and especially useful for students who seek an internship or employment while studying abroad, according to the director of Bryant's Amica Center for Career Education. In this USA Today article, she offers 11 tips for Skype interviews.

03.14.12

What is pluralism?

An annual contest offers the community a chance to gain a deeper understanding of themselves and each other.

02.16.12

Job security – before winter break

When seniors David Rogers and Brittany Palmer returned to campus in September, they immediately started their job searches. Before final exams in December, both had accepted job offers with companies they are truly excited about.

02.07.12

Remembering MLK Jr.

The Intercultural Center and Multicultural Student Union presented a musical tribute honoring the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. This video features highlights.

02.03.12

South of the border: Winter break studies take students to Panama, Costa Rica

Panama and Costa Rica are among the countries where students spent time studying before spring semester.

01.11.12

MKT201 goes to the (bull)dogs

A marketing competition provided TJX Companies with plenty of ideas for improving sales of pet supplies in its stores. Students, faculty and executives discuss the contest in this video.

01.09.12