TEDxBryantU on Feb 23, 2019 will bring together 10 presenters, drawn from faculty, students, alumni, and friends of Bryant University, to share their ideas devoted to identifying “The Keys to the Future.” A student-run initiative that is independently organized by Bryant students and licensed by the TED media platform, TEDxBryantU provides the University community with an opportunity to […]
The entire Bryant community mobilizes for IDEA, including about 100 alumni who come from all over the country to share their experience and perspective with first-year students. Alumni mentors offer feedback and guidance on students’ concepts, and in the process, many report they learn a lot too.
Bryant’s annual IDEA (Innovation and Design Experience for All) will take place January 21-23, 2019, when approximately 900 first-year Bryant students return to campus for a three-day design thinking boot camp that prepares students to think, create, and bring their best ideas to life during their time at Bryant and beyond.
This fall, more than 20 members of Bryant’s new Habitat for Humanity club engaged in their first Build Day, helping to restore a Burrillville home. They primed, painted, built stairs, installed siding, and dug post holes alongside the other Habitat volunteers. “The event allowed students to put classroom lessons in teamwork and problem-solving to work […]
The newly formed Dean’s Council is a forum for accomplished industry leaders to provide external perspectives, expert counsel, advocacy, philanthropic support, and strategic direction for Bryant University’s College of Business.
Centuries-old cemeteries near the Bryant campus are reminders that the town of Smithfield has a long and storied past. As part of a Special Topics in History course taught by Adjunct Professor Gail Mohanty, Bryant students recently surveyed a cemetery adjacent to campus. The materials they gathered – photographs, maps, transcriptions, gravestone rubbings, and more – […]
In addition to professional outcomes that other colleges envy—a $59k median first-year salary with 99 percent employed and/or enrolled in post-graduate programs within six months—Bryant University alumni are accepted into some of the most rigorous and prestigious graduate schools across the country and around the world, including our own.
An innovative team of Bryant English and Cultural Studies (ECS) Professors – Maura Coughlin, Amber Day, Janet Dean, Terri Hasseler, Martha Kuhlman, and Joan Zaretti – are behind the transformation of a once-traditional classroom into a creative arts studio, the new home for the University’s popular studio courses in the visual and material arts.
Bryant leaders and faculty are often called upon by external organizations for their leadership and disciplinary expertise. Most recently, Provost and Chief Academic Officer Glenn Sulmasy, J.D., LL.M., and College of Business Dean Madan Annavarjula, Ph.D. have been tapped for prominent posts.
College of Business Dean Madan Annavarjula, Ph.D., has been elected to the role of president for the Northeast Business Deans’ Association (NEBDA) after a year of leadership service as vice president. The appointment was announced at the organization’s annual conference in Quebec City, Sept. 13-14.