Press Releases

History professor fosters Fulbrights

A Bryant expert in human rights and international humanitarian law serves on the Law Peer Review Committee for the Fulbright Specialist Program.

07.21.11

Honors for creative teaching

Two Bryant faculty members -- Allison G. Butler and Jane McKay-Nesbitt -- win awards from the International Conference on College Teaching and Learning. Butler received a Distinguished New Faculty Award. McKay-Nesbitt received an Award for Innovative Excellence in Teaching, Learning and Technology.

07.15.11

WJMF partners with WGBH

An agreement between Bryant and WGBH helps WJMF become the first student-run station in the region to be available on a groundbreaking new mobile service, and restores full-time classical music to Rhode Island's airwaves.

06.02.11

Nature's curse or blessing in disguise?

In less-developed countries, natural disasters offer unique opportunities to businesses, according to Bryant research.

04.18.11

A look at graphic novelist and cartoonist Chris Ware

"The Comics of Chris Ware: Drawing is a Way of Thinking" explores "one of today's most skilled contemporary graphic novelists."

04.12.11

IB student team tops in simulation

A team of Bryant juniors majoring in international business claimed the No. 1 spot in an online simulation among 4,558 teams from around the world. The simulation places 4,558 teams from 283 colleges and universities around the world in head-to-head competition running an athletic footwear company.

03.28.11

SIE program gains international support

A three-year agreement with Sovereign/Banco Santander provides backing for Sophomore International Experience, which gives students the opportunity to travel abroad.

03.24.11

Activism in the Reagan era

Overlooked by the 1980s narrative of a nation that had embraced the Reagan administration's conservative momentum is the success of a determined opposition that effected change on a number of fronts, historian Bradford Martin says in his hew book.

03.01.11

College of Business selects new dean

Michael R. Cooper, Ph.D., most recently the dean of Rutgers Business School, has been appointed dean of Bryant University's College of Business.

02.23.11

Taking aim at fatal infection

Biochemist Christopher Reid and his students are trying to find a treatment for a fungal infection that is often lethal to premature infants. They have received a $200,000 grant to support their research in the biological fields of glycolipidomics and proteomics.

02.22.11

Political satire in America

Amber Day studies how political satire has launched the nightly news analysis of Jon Stewart, Stephen Colbert and their contemporaries into the mainstream. Her spirited analysis is the basis of her new book, "Satire and Dissent: Interventions in Contemporary Political Debate."

02.14.11

Bryant University statement regarding The Daily Beast

The University "unequivocally rejects" the characterization of The Daily Beast that Bryant is among the nation's "druggiest colleges" and "is confident that an appraisal of the facts will reveal that its representations are without foundation."

12.15.10