Press Releases

Bryant University statement regarding The Daily Beast

The University "unequivocally rejects" the characterization of The Daily Beast that Bryant is among the nation's "druggiest colleges" and "is confident that an appraisal of the facts will reveal that its representations are without foundation."


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?”


Chinese education delegation, Bryant sign new partnership agreements

Led by the vice minister of education for the People’s Republic of China, representatives from China University of Geosciences (Wuhan) and the Beijing Institute of Technology Zhuhai visited campus April 7th.


More than 1,000 expected at 16th annual Women's Summit®

Arianna Huffington and Kay Koplowitz are among the headliners who will speak at the sold-out March 14 event.


Interfaith Prayer Breakfast features Muslim chaplain

The Feb. 7 event, patterned after the annual National Prayer Breakfast held in Washington, D.C., is designed to give attendees an inspirational hour of music, prayer, and a spiritual message.


Nationally-recognized Gateway kicks off "Innovation Design Experience for All" Jan. 21

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.


Tickets are sold out for Preservation Hall Jazz Band performance

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.


Women's Summit® features keynote speaker Arianna Huffington

"Aspire, Achieve, Advance" is the theme of the 16th annual summit to be held March 14.


Bryant poised for major initiatives in China

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.


$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.”


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.


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.