Bryant Stories

An international business career with a Bryant foundation

After a rigorous 18-month international management training program that included six months in Serbia, Ryan Letourneau '11 is now based in Belgium.

08.23.12

Turn what you love into a lifetime of success

Lindsey Weber chose to major in Applied Psychology in her sophomore year. And after a few sociology courses, the Honors Program member decided to major in that discipline as well.

08.23.12

Break boundaries and go beyond expectations

During his internship at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace in Beijing, Jason Fortin wrote policy briefs and conducted research.

08.23.12

Trade easy certainty for life-changing curiosity

With a team of students from around the world, Emmanuelle Calvet helped market, plan, and execute an international conference.

08.17.12

Her focus is on the cure

When she was 10, Alyssa Silva '13 was designing and selling greeting cards to raise research funds that would go toward curing her spinal muscular atrophy, a genetic disorder that caused her spinal nerve cells to degenerate. Nowadays, she's coordinating benefit events. To date, she's raised $70,000.

08.06.12

Data center has new name

Arthur S. Gloster, who retired as vice president for information services in 2011, spearheaded the creation of Bryant's green data center. Now that center bears his name.

07.10.12

Bryant Celebrates 149th Commencement

Bryant awarded more than 1,000 degrees in ceremonies for graduate and undergraduate students. In this video, several of Bryant's newest graduates talk about what Bryant means to them.

05.25.12

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