Bryant Stories

Archway Investment Fund redefines classroom experience

The fund affords select students the opportunity to manage a real portfolio of $730,000 and pushes them to break out of the "semester only" mindset.


Bringing real-world experience into the classroom

Lori Coakley, Ph.D., an award-winning associate professor of management, is a sought-after consultant whose courses take her students beyond textbook theories.


An interdisciplinary approach to teaching and research

Jeff Cabusao, Ph.D., assistant professor of English and Cultural Studies, helps students develop multiple filters for reading the world around them.


Teaching with a view toward a multicultural workplace

Award-winning Professor James Segovis, Ph.D., takes a global perspective when he teaches management, leadership, entrepreneurship, and organizational transformation.


Entrepreneurial alumni test the water and swim with sharks

The 3rd annual New Venture Competition - the University's version of "Shark Tank" - asks the tough questions...but helps entrants find easy answers, too.


An international perspective of Bryant campus life

The 4Mile program and taking part in extracurricular activities helped launch Ugonna Iheme '14 of Lagos, Nigeria, into the full Bryant experience.


Taking advantage of career preparation opportunities

Matt Roncaioli ’13 had his pick of five job offers when he graduated. A finance major and member of the football team, he took full advantage of Bryant's career preparation opportunities … and it paid off.


Archway Investment Fund - Real-world Experience

The student-managed Archway Investment Fund provides a hands-on opportunity for students to act as securities analysts and portfolio managers and test their mettle in the financial services industry.


Blending business and liberal arts

The Bryant curriculum "allows you to see every aspect of both the business world and the liberal arts world,” says student-athlete Peter McMahon '13.


Getting students 'ready for anything'

Accounting Professor Mike Lynch, Ph.D., has trained some of the nation’s leading taxation experts, many of whom remain in contact with their esteemed mentor. "Recruiters say that our students ... are ready for anything."


Research opportunities in the lab

The passion Kirsten Hokeness, Ph.D., assistant professor of Science and Technology, brings to her biology, biotechnology, and ecology classes is contagious.


Three alumni, now CEOs, receive awards at annual Leadership Weekend

"Business in Beijing, Bogota, or Brisbane is very different. Yet, with a Bryant pedigree you’re well prepared ... to succeed,” one winner says.