IDEA is the new 72-hour immersion experience designed to cultivate crucial teamwork and creative problem-solving skills in freshmen. In a 72-hour marathon, students will work in teams alongside faculty, alumni, and executive mentors to solve real–world challenges.
The performance, which begins at 7 p.m., is part of the President’s Cultural Series and is held in conjunction with Black History Month.
"Aspire, Achieve, Advance" is the theme of the 16th annual summit to be held March 14.
Groundbreaking for the unprecedented Shu Fang Zhai project will be in spring 2013 as part of the University's 150th anniversary celebration; discussions continue for a joint venture with Beijing Institute of Technology, Zuhai.
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.”
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.
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."
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.
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.
Students consider the faculty very accessible, praised them for their ability to bring real-world experiences into coursework. Also praised: the distinctive cohort approach.
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.
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.