Press Releases

$1 million gift supports Institute for Public Leadership

President Machtley, Bryant’s faculty and the Institute’s founding director are praised for creating "a world-class program that can make a tremendous difference in Rhode Island’s future.”

10.23.12

Accounting, healthcare, IT experts meeting at Bryant to explore models for healthcare information standardization

Professor of Accounting Saeed J. Roohani, who helped introduce XBRL to the international accounting community, believes its development and adoption might serve as a roadmap for the healthcare industry.

10.21.12

Investigative reporter who revealed BALCO steroid scandal will speak Nov. 8

Lance Williams, co-author of "Game of Shadows: Barry Bonds, BALCO and the Steroids Scandal that Rocked Professional Sports," is also a panelist on "The Courage to Step Up."

10.19.12

Immigration and citizenship are topics for 6th annual African Studies Workshop

Newly arrived African immigrants to the United States face a host of hurdles. The founder of African Immigrant and Refugee Foundation will talk about those challenges at the Oct. 27 workshop.

10.19.12

MEDIA ADVISORY: Major gift to Institute for Public Leadership will be announced at conference

Approximately 150 public sector leaders from Rhode Island’s cities and towns will attend “Public Leadership: Governing and the Art of the Possible,” sponsored by the Bryant Institute for Public Leadership. At the conference, President Ronald K. Machtley will announce a major gift to the Institute.

10.17.12

Bryant MBA is featured in Princeton Review’s “Best 296 Business Schools”

Bryant MBA students consider the faculty very accessible and praised them for their ability to bring real-world experiences into the coursework. Also highly praised was the MBA program’s distinctive cohort approach.

10.09.12

New study abroad program includes three-month internships in Salamanca

The specialized program, under way with an inaugural group of 14 IB students, is a partnership among Bryant, the University of Salamanca and the city's chamber of commerce.

10.04.12

Kathryn Cantwell joins Bryant Institute for Public Leadership

Cantwell comes to Bryant with significant experience in communications and project management. She will collaborate with the institute’s founding director, Gary Sasse, to expand the work of the institute.

10.02.12

College of Arts and Sciences announces new master's degrees in communication, global environmental studies

The additions bring to six the number of new advanced degree programs launched by the University in just over a year. The CAS also will launch two new concentrations in 2013: Social Entrepreneurship and Forensic Science.

10.02.12

An evening with Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

The award-winning Nigerian author will speak at 6 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 1, in Janikies Theatre. Complimentary tickets to her presentation and book-signing are available beginning Oct. 10 for Bryant community, Oct. 22 for general public.

10.02.12

Confucius Institute offers Chinese language courses for youngsters and adults

The deadline to register for the 12-week series is Friday, Oct. 5. Private tutoring also is available.

10.01.12

Mid-Autumn Festival Oct. 2 celebrates China's Great Wall with photo exhibition, presentation about ancient site's conservation

This year's event includes a photo competition, presentations by two of China's leading archaeologists, and a photography exhibition of dramatic work by Zhou Wanping.

09.24.12