Provost announces key appointments in Academic Affairs

Bryant University Provost and Chief Academic Officer Glenn M. Sulmasy, JD, LL.M, announces key appointments in the College of Business and the College of Arts and Sciences. Wendy Samter, Ph.D., has been appointed interim Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences, as the University conducts a comprehensive national search to fill the role permanently, and Christopher Morse, Ph.D., will serve […]

Jacqueline Saslawski, JD, is new Director of International Business (IB) Program

Jacqueline Saslawski, JD, MPIA, has been appointed Director of the International Business (IB) Program. She is part of a successful academic leadership team that continues to garner national recognition for developing innovative graduate and undergraduate programs. “With her depth of experience in developing academic programs and global strategies, she is the right person to take our IB […]

Another grant win for Bryant chemist Christopher Reid

Christopher Reid, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Science and Technology, has secured a one-year, $100,000 grant from the Rhode Island IDeA Network of Biomedical Research Excellence (INBRE) and Centers of Biomedical Research Excellence (COBRE) to develop antibiotics against neonatal yeast infections, a major cause of morbidity and mortality in neonatal intensive care units. Earlier this year, he received a three-year, […]

Prof. Julie Volkman helps students examine complex issues in Advanced Health Communications

Talking about health, especially when sharing important ideas with large groups of people, can be complicated, says Julie Volkman, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Communication. “It’s a complex process and there’s a lot of factors involved, things like stigma, and breaking down complex ideas and considering relationships,” she says. In Bryant’s Advanced Health Communication: Health Campaigns course, held […]

Bryant IB team represents at intercollegiate case competition

A team of International Business (IB) majors welcomed the chance to put what they’ve learned at Bryant to the test in an academic case competition hosted virtually by San Diego State University. The Bryant team of Maia Correll, Martin Gauba, Nina Grogan, and William Theodoropoulos, all Class of 2021, calling themselves “The Core Four,” earned an impressive second-place finish in […]

Save the Date for TEDxBryantU: February 20, 2021

Bryant will host the fourth annual TEDxBryant U, “Breaking Barriers,” on Saturday, February 20, 2021. This year’s event will combine both in-person and virtual viewing opportunities. Additional details, including registration information and this year’s slate of speakers, will be announced soon.

Accounting professors’ article offers guidance for managing risk during the pandemic

The COVID-19 pandemic has caused many businesses across the U.S. to face increasing doubts about their ability to meet financial obligations and stay in business. To address these concerns, Bryant Accounting Professors Charles Cullinan, Ph.D., and Michael Lynch, J.D., recently collaborated with colleagues at California State University to publish an article in The CPA Journal titled “Managing the […]