Press Releases

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

University statement regarding changes in Bryant's tax-exempt status

The University urges Gov. Chafee to veto the bill, which it calls "heavy-handed legislation" that "comes after several months of good-faith discussions with the Town of Smithfield and is not in the best interests of any of the parties involved."

07.02.13

28th annual World Trade Day May 22 explores international business opportunities

Bryant experts, business and political leaders will provide insight on global economic forecast trends as part of the event. Guest speakers include CBS News' Senior Business Analyst Jill Schlesinger.

05.17.13

Bryant announces honorary degree recipients for 150th Commencement

Four leaders in humanities, business, and efforts to end world hunger will be honored: author Jon Meacham, Catherine Bertini of the U.N. World Food Program, Navyn Salem of Edesia Global Nutrition Solutions, and Joseph J. MarcAurele of Washington Trust Company.

05.01.13

REDay showcases academic and creative collaboration

More than 330 students and 85 faculty/staff members have collaborated on the 100 presentations scheduled for the April 24 event, ranging from sessions on “U.S. Women, World War II, and Letter Writing” to “Secularism and Interfaith: Does It Matter What You Believe?”

04.17.13