Bryant Stories

Woman’s Leadership Collaborative making sure Bryant is an empowering place

"There’s so much to learn from women in the Bryant community and in the field. I'm glad to connect with my female peers," one audience member said.

05.04.17

Behind the success of Bryant's first-year experience

Bryant's inspiring sense of community begins at Orientation and carries through freshman year with Gateway, IDEA and a "strong human element" providing connection.

05.04.17

Sarah Rudkin ’15: IB program prepared her for leadership opportunities at United Technologies

Bryant’s IB program "gave me a strong base in all parts of business, which made me a stronger competitor for the program.”

05.04.17

Transforming IDEA into Innovation Nation for middle-schoolers

Working with Bryant faculty and students, the Lincoln School group learned to embrace a methodology that enriches learning and problem-solving skills.

05.04.17

Art is a powerful canvas for Professor Coughlin

The Nineteenth Century Studies Association acknowledged her outstanding research and teaching contributions by presenting to her the 2017 President's Award.

05.01.17

Catherine Parente '78: Breaking barriers, giving back

Catherine Parente '78 was often the only woman in her classes at Bryant while studying to be an accountant, and she became the first woman to be named partner at her firm. In honor of her parents who instilled a good work ethic, Parente established a scholarship as part of Bryant's capital campaign.

04.28.17

At the foundation of Project Playhouse, lessons in applied management

In Prof. Ratcliffe's Management 200 course, the payoff of planning, leading, organizing, and controlling helps to sustain a local nonprofit that works with children.

04.26.17

Julia Messina ’16 explored marketing and found a career

“I like to be creative, and marketing is such a broad field. ... You can go in so many directions,” says Messina, whose coursework, internships helped land her a marketing assistant position.

04.18.17

Brianna LaGuardia ’19: A Newman Civic Fellow committed to community

The fellowship will open doors and generate opportunities for LaGuardia, who already is finding ways to address global challenges through service learning.

04.27.17

Nick Candito ’10: Early on in your career, opportunity looks a lot like work

Recently named to the Forbes "30 Under 30" list, this tech entrepreneur draws lessons from his Bulldog football years. "Team unity is crucial," he says.

04.10.17

Elizabeth Oluokun ’18: Knack for managing projects leads to leadership

She's blending Communication and Management to chart a path toward a career running a financial literacy company for immigrants and their families.

04.10.17

Liam Rice '17 creates his own vision

The academic rigor of his senior capstone helped this self-described "arts crusader" realize a long-held ambition to be a playwright, but the real magic occurred when he saw "The Gate" brought to life on stage.

04.10.17