Press Releases

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

Fossilized hints of climate change

By peering deep into the molecules of fossilized conifer needles, a Bryant student becomes a partner in a Bryant faculty member's research into global climate change.

11.10.10

Bryant receives $534,000 NSF research grant

The largest award for sponsored research ever received by Bryant will be used to help faculty and students explore the effect of climate change on marine life in Narragansett Bay.

09.07.10

Bryant names new vice president for academic affairs

Dr. José-Marie Griffiths of UNC will play a major role in the University's upcoming strategic planning process, reviewing both the undergraduate and the graduate education curricula, strengthening selected academic and research areas, and recruiting and retaining outstanding faculty.

04.05.10

Study points to benefits of RFID on supply chain

RFID delivers a strong return on investment in several key areas of supply chain performance, according to research published by two Bryant professors.

11.19.09

Develop your problem-finding skills

In his new book, leadership and management expert Michael A. Roberto says that problem-finding, not problem-solving, is the key to preventing large-scale business failures like those that struck the financial industry.

03.24.09