Bryant Profiles

Bryant's student-centered learning environment, a culture of mentorship, and a wide variety of co-curricular experiences inspire you to discover your passion and excel. Find out how in these profiles of our students and alumni.
Nidhi Murli ’21, ’23 MBA
Nidhi Murli ’21, ’23 MBA

“When you come to a new country as an international student, you don’t know anything. The culture is completely different. Bryant has been great because I never felt homesick or bored. My professors helped me gain confidence. They helped me find my place at Bryant and made me who I am today.”

Keith Kosoff '23 MBA
Keith Kosoff ’23 MBA

“No matter where you are in your career, you need to stay ahead and learn. I went to college many years ago. This program has been a great experience to refresh and stimulate different ways of thinking. It’s made me better in the way I approach my profession.”

Danielle Palmer '24 MBA
Danielle Palmer ’24 MBA

“I love the experience of working with other professionals. Not only am I making connections with my professors, but I’m also making connections with my classmates. You really get a sense of community in addition to the experience of getting your degree.”  

John Marotte '23 MBA
John Marotte ’23 MBA

“Everything that Bryant has done for me, the way I’m treated, and the resources that I’m given, it’s like I’m being set up for success already. Everybody is working to support me. Giving up my time this one year I know will pay off in the end.”

Jared Jenkins '23 MBA
Jared Jenkins ’23 MBA

“Bryant gives you a very well-rounded look into all parts of business in a short amount of time. There’s nothing in this program that is busywork. It’s really designed for the working professional. It’s a great community that supports each other.”

Vandit Gupta ’21, MBA’23
Vandit Gupta ’21, ’23 MBA

“My specialization in the MBA, Business Analytics, is a STEM program, which allows me to extend my work after graduating. This is nice for international students looking to gain work experience in the U.S. Bryant’s focus on STEM programs is really beneficial for international students.”

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Brooke Merchant '20

Working with faculty mentors and taking on opportunities to succeed in the field of global supply chain management.

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Pedro Gamundi '20

Building academic credentials that will one day help him start his own business.

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Zachary Richardson '21

Mixing his coursework with his passion helps a small-business owner learn how the world works.

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Samantha Sainvil '19

Combining diverse ideas and perspective is helping a student to manage a complex world.

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Michael Pepin '20

Discovering the best way to help others was the first step in making a difference.

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Nicholas Cianfaglione ’21

Relevant coursework and a powerful group of collaborators helps this entrepreneur as he builds his own success story.

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Marlee O'Keefe '19

"Finding the people who are trying to create and spread good in the world is important to me. I want to be part of that."

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Elana Williams-Leonard '19

Exploring the world around her gave a passionate educator the skills to make the world better one light bulb moment at a time.

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Hannah Sheldon '20

Seeing the world more clearly is important to a student who believes there often is more than meets the eye.

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Shane Vyskocil '19

Bryant opened doors to public policy work. “I want to do something that has an impact, and public policy directly affects so many people."

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Danielle Veith '19

Dedicated teachers inspire a passionate student committed to being a educator who cares.

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Rachel Lagasse '19

A diverse education gave a multi-talented student the skills to tackle a wide range of challenges and explore new frontiers.

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Mary Cate Gallagher '19

An aspiring physician assistant builds the skills and experience she’ll need to ensure that future patients receive the best care.

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Kai-Lou Yue ’20

An inquisitive researcher is discovering new things about her field and about herself.

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Breanna Tulig ’20

Solving big problems in the real world suits a young data scientist ready to change the game.

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Madeline McLaughlin '19

Managed more than $1.2 million of real money through the Archway Investment Fund

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Thobani Nxumalo '19

Welcomed by Bryant's purposeful and engaging student life experience, he's now inspired to excel.

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Alexandra Aubron '19

“I knew I wouldn’t just be getting a degree here. ... I was getting the whole experience."

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Caroline Meizen '21

Asking questions and taking initiative propels a student-athlete with high aims.

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Yuliandra Henriquez '19

A network of encouraging mentors helped a Human Resources Management major to develop the skills to become a leader.

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Amy Solov '19

A Communication student who wrote her own novel and gave a talk at TedXBryantU

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Kelci Abernethy '19

Bryant’s close-knit community and this talented athlete’s work ethic keep her rising to the challenge.

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Stephanie Lherisson '19

An international student found the support she needed to further her goal of becoming a voice for others.

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Nicole Kim '20

"I know that if you put the time and commitment into something, and have a passion for what you do, then good things will happen."

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Lauren Rochefort '19

Top-level research is helping a skilled biologist earn her place in the scientific community.

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Emily Katz '20

World travel is just the first thing on the itinerary for a globally-minded student.

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Jillian Buckley '19

Combining diverse courses of study with a love for the arts is preparing a high-performer to thrive.

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William Tondo '19

Leadership opportunities and an innovative atmosphere are teaching a great communicator how to get the word out.

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Zeynep Kazmaz '18

A curatorial internship at the famed Guggenheim Museum leading to a career in the arts.

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Kirstyn Sperry '19

A team of friends and mentors helped a talented athlete build a record of success

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Ying Wang '19

A transfer student from Bryant Zhuhai discovers a campus that now feels like home.

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Katherine Castillo '19

At just 21, she became the youngest student ever admitted into a prestigious Italian graduate program.

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Lauren Leedberg '18

One-to-one faculty-student relationships and career connections taught a student how to lead.

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Matthew Barnett '19

“Be yourself and you’ll find your community," this innovative entrepreneur tells incoming students.

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Nina Luiggi '18

Innovative courses and real-world experience are helping a curious student explore her interests and discover new paths to success.