Press Releases

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

Bryant students head to Washington, D.C., for firsthand look at inauguration, presidential transition

The students are enrolled in "2009 Presidential Inauguration," a three-credit winter-session course designed by Bryant political scientist Richard Holtzman.

12.16.08