Press Releases

Sustainability achievements earn Bryant a STARS silver rating

Highlights noted in the rating, presented by AASHE, include the University's innovations in energy management and academic courses emphasizing sustainability.

11.13.13

Statement from Bryant University

Bryant University is dismayed by the Town of Smithfield’s decision to refuse our overtures to work collaboratively, with the help of an independent consultant, on an agreement regarding Bryant’s contribution for public safety services.

10.03.13

Bryant unveils transformed Fisher Student Center

The new design provides versatile space and technology to support a variety of distinctive student experiences that are hallmarks of a Bryant education.

09.27.13

Bryant rises to No. 14 in U.S. News rankings, No. 2 on ‘up-and-coming’ list

Innovations in academics, faculty, and student life earn a university a spot on the “up-and-coming” list. Bryant’s inclusion is in part a reflection of the successes of the First-Year Gateway.

09.12.13

Dragon dance team takes third in international competition

Group also wins one of three "Most Popular Team" awards. This was the team's second international competition.

08.29.13

UConn executive will serve as Bryant's new VP for Student Affairs

John Saddlemire, D.Ed., brings to the job more than 29 years of higher education experience in student life. He will begin his duties Aug. 26.

08.14.13

New data on transformative supply chain management traits will be revealed at annual summit Aug. 22

Keynote presentations at the sixth annual Supply Chain Summit will be offered by Debra Hofman, managing vice president of Gartner Research; Dunkin’ Brands Vice President of Global Supply Chain Management Scott Murphy, and Banneker Industries’ President and CEO Cheryl W. Snead.

08.13.13

Bryant ranked among nation's best by Princeton Review

In the University's profile featured in "The Best 378 Colleges," students praise Bryant's "engaging and dedicated faculty" who make learning "interesting rather than a chore.”

08.07.13

Madan Annavarjula named associate dean of College of Business

The appointment reinforces the University's commitment to growing its international business programs, already recognized as being among the nation's best.

07.30.13

University "very disappointed" in bill's signing, will "consider all of its options"

"We continue to believe this legislation is unconstitutional, unwarranted, and needlessly divisive," President Machtley says. "We will meet with the town in the hope that amicable and fair agreements can be reached to avoid expensive and time-consuming litigation."

07.11.13

MEDIA ADVISORY: Machtley press conference July 7 on impact of legislation affecting Bryant's tax-exempt status

The press conference will begin at 5 p.m. Due to high temperatures, the site for the press conference has been relocated to the Chace Wellness Center lobby.

07.06.13

Updated statement from President Machtley regarding effort to change Bryant's tax-exempt status

Legislation now before Governor Chafee "has serious and wide-ranging implications for all nonprofit organizations," the president says. The statement outlines some of the significant contributions Bryant has made to Smithfield.

07.06.13