Archives for 2010

12/21/10 Hauling, the latest trend in shopping
12/20/10 The art of the ‘thank you’ note: following up a key part of the job search
12/20/10 University’s Confucius Institute in the spotlight at annual conference in Beijing
12/20/10 Housing too costly for Rhode Island; could turn off potential employers
12/20/10 Strategic IT partnerships within a university
12/20/10 Blogs written by two Bryant professors among top 50 business blogs
12/19/10 Heather Lacey’s research cited in Economist cover story on aging and happiness
12/18/10 Bulldog mentality
12/17/10 Bryant team among five finalists in nationwide tax competition
12/16/10 Bryant launches Institute for Public Leadership
12/16/10 Bryant U. launches Institute for Public Leadership; mayors-elect of two R.I. cities will participate in inaugural session
12/15/10 Bryant University statement regarding The Daily Beast
12/14/10 Study finds that entrepreneurs are more charitable
12/11/10 Bryant data center cuts energy use by 15 percent
12/11/10 Bryant students help Johnston school make connection to Haiti
12/08/10 Wall Street Journal offers favorable review of alumnus’ book
12/07/10 Putting people before numbers
12/04/10 Rhode Island a miniature Las Vegas?
11/24/10 A national park for the Blackstone Valley
11/23/10 State’s budget woes cast shadow on economic growth
11/23/10 Washington Trust Company Scholarship awarded to Joseph Heiberger
11/23/10 Smith Ellsworth Memorial Scholarship awarded to Jennifer Juhr
11/17/10 Bryant economist presents R.I. economic outlook to NEEP
11/12/10 Bryant University signs collaboration agreement with Brazil’s Federal University of São Carlos
11/10/10 Rare Arctic fossils unite Bryant student, professor in their exploration of ancient climate change
11/09/10 Simple mortgage-mess fix ideal for new political realities
11/08/10 Op-ed: A new movement providing new solutions — social enterprise in Rhode Island
10/29/10 Amber Day part of New York Times online debate: When does a fake political rally turn real?
10/29/10 Jon Stewart and rally may shun politics, but attendees are embracing it
10/28/10 Political Satire
10/28/10 Op-Ed: Satire as antidote to a poisoned political debate, or ‘How I learned to stop worrying and love cable news’
10/28/10 In call for a rally, comedians stir liberal expectations
10/28/10 R.I. governor candidates put aside rancor in debate
10/28/10 Candidates square off at Bryant University
10/28/10 Serious comedy fills the discourse void
10/27/10 Gov. Carcieri cuts rubbon on airports new Interlink
10/26/10 President and Mrs. Machtley honored by R.I. State Council of Churches
10/25/10 Seven candidates expected at Oct. 27 gubernatorial debate on Bryant U. campus
10/25/10 Stores stock up for holiday rebound
10/25/10 Stewart-Colbert rally aims: 1. Change politics 2. Sell knickknacks
10/25/10 Taking technology into the field
10/22/10 Bryant names interfaith center in honor of university president and his wife
10/20/10 RI’s culture of entrepreneurship ‘truly unique,’ Bryant professor says
10/19/10 NC can teach RI some lessons about improving business climate, Bryant economist says
10/18/10 Startup Weekend nurtures young entrepreneurs
10/18/10 RI job shortage may last through 2013, Bryant economist says
10/16/10 Senator’s announcement cites Bryant study on Port of Providence
10/16/10 As social networking sites proliferate, there’s something for everyone
10/13/10 Catch the Next Virtualization: Network Security
10/13/10 Overestimating the wisdom of the crowd
10/13/10 Bryant’s green computing efforts drawing attention in higher education
10/12/10 Bryant MBA program is one of nation’s best, according to Princeton Review
10/11/10 Building trade sees job gains; sector not yet in the clear
10/10/10 TD Bank ready to be new kid on block
10/08/10 Interfaith center is named in honor of President Machtley and wife, Kati
10/06/10 Two Finance faculty members offer remarks on politicians’ blind trusts
10/06/10 More than 100 young entrepreneurs head to Bryant U. for Startup Weekend New England
10/06/10 Lincoln School Department dedicates new Confucius Classrooms
10/06/10 Say ‘ni hao’ to Mandarin at Lincoln High School
10/05/10 President Machtley talks politics with WPRI
10/05/10 Saeed Roohani discusses XBRL and what lies ahead
10/05/10 For Bryant students, financial advice from nation’s top economist
10/04/10 Are Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert going all serious on us?
10/04/10 Classical ensemble A Far Cry will perform on campus Nov. 4
10/04/10 Success secrets of family businesses
10/02/10 Amber Day discusses satire and irony in politics
10/01/10 Reflection on NEWCA 2010 Conference in Boston
10/01/10 Bryant in vanguard of green innovation with new smart building technology
09/28/10 For Facebook users, ‘unfriending’ is a fact of life
09/27/10 Did Stephen Colbert and Joaquin Phoenix take satire too far?
09/23/10 From video powerhouse to has-been: Blockbuster bankruptcy filing caps decade-long downfall
09/23/10 Bryant U. cries wolf: Arctic wolf Atka visits campus Nov. 8
09/20/10 After a rough 2009, college endowments again rising
09/20/10 Diversify diversity: Remembering gay students in recruiting
09/20/10 Poet Tom Chandler will read from his work at Library of Congress Oct. 19
09/19/10 People on the move: Jose-Marie Griffiths
09/17/10 Stewart/Colbert rally Oct. 30 a ‘perfect platform’ for frustrated citizens, Bryant professor says
09/17/10 Confucius Institute offers Chinese language classes for K-12, adults
09/16/10 Bryant Moon Festival Sept. 28 celebrates arts, archaeology of Inner Mongolia
09/13/10 Bryant Confucius Institute a ‘powerful partner’
09/13/10 Bryant V.P. of Academic Affairs appointed to National Technical Information Service Advisory Board
09/13/10 Bryant political scientist offers perspective on primary turnout
09/10/10 R.I. tax revenues rise; economy ‘doing better’
09/10/10 Critical services still needed for displaced Haitians with disabilities
09/08/10 Bryant one of 9 state institutions to receive federal grant for marine life research
09/08/10 Landfill investigation: Legal experts weigh in
09/07/10 Bryant U. receives $534,000 research grant from National Science Foundation
09/05/10 Weighing in on effects of Reagan tax cuts
09/03/10 To reduce poverty, developing countries should focus on quality of their institutions, Bryant pair says
09/03/10 18th annual Providence Latin American Film Festival will have screenings on Bryant campus
09/02/10 How to help your child adapt to college life
09/01/10 Move-In Weekend updates regarding Hurricane Earl
08/31/10 Daniel DiMugno receives ‘Actuary of Tomorrow’ award
08/26/10 Convocation Sept. 8 will welcome newest members to Bryant University campus
08/25/10 Inspire Green’s filtered water bottle featured on “Coffee Cup Salute”
08/23/10 Business school graduates raising the bar on ethic by version of Hippocratic oath
08/22/10 Job perks that don’t cost much
08/22/10 Parade’s College A-List
08/19/10 Annual Supply Chain Management Summit will be held at Bryant Aug. 26
08/18/10 Local colleges among top in U.S.
08/17/10 Five reasons men cheat and how to stay faithful
08/17/10 PBN coverage of U.S. News rankings
08/17/10 Bryant ranked 16th Best Regional University (North) by U.S. News & World Report
08/16/10 What’s your workout: Toby Simon
08/11/10 Bryant among Forbes/CCAP ‘best colleges’
08/08/10 Marketing professor stepping up to fill Business College opening at Bryant
08/05/10 Bryant students part of the America Reads Challenge
08/03/10 Princeton Review 2011 list of 373 ‘best’ colleges includes six local schools
08/02/10 Bryant among Princeton Review’s ‘Best 373 Colleges’
08/02/10 Ximedica shows how to make design R.I.’s new competitive advantage
08/02/10 State, taking on risk with 38 Studios deal, sets up hard goals to protect interests
08/01/10 Bryant to inaugurate new bachelor’s degree in biology
07/29/10 A mother struggles, bereft of arm and leg
07/28/10 Indicators pointing to improvement
07/26/10 Bryant U. announces new biology major
07/26/10 PBN’s “40 Under Forty” winners include four with ties to Bryant
07/26/10 Bryant alum named one of Hartford’s “40 Under Forty” winners
07/21/10 Scholar of successful high-school-to-college transitions offers advice for parents and students
07/20/10 InterLink moving toward fall completion
07/19/10 Providence-based Crisloid finds niche with high-end backgammon products
07/16/10 Academic Success
07/13/10 Students want freedom after graduation, but life’s hard
07/12/10 Exporting grows business abroad
07/06/10 Treasurer candidate denies $5 million deal a conflict of interest
07/06/10 Bryant executive appointed to CUPA-HR board
07/02/10 PBN names 2010 40 Under Forty winners
07/01/10 Lacrosse coach Pressler discusses men’s national lacrosse team on NBC’s Today Show
06/29/10 Bryant alum’s macarons a ‘local find’
06/27/10 Bryant lacrosse coach Pressler is a man of his word
06/25/10 Michael Jackson: Prescription drug use a major lesson
06/21/10 All R.I. businesses need exports to prosper
06/21/10 Is R.I. destined to decrepit economic growth?
06/21/10 Bryant students help name T.F. Green facility
06/18/10 Bryant students win competition to name state’s new transport hub
06/18/10 Rhode Island losing young workers
06/18/10 R.I. jobless rate declines
06/17/10 U.S. needs ‘the R.I. genius’: World Trade Day shows business leaders path to trade success
06/17/10 Business migrating from business to web
06/16/10 World Trade Day focuses on global business
06/15/10 R.I. vibrators shaking up the world
06/14/10 Planting seeds for Providence companies
06/14/10 Overdraft protection is up to customer
06/14/10 ‘American Growth and Renewal’ is theme of Bryant U.’s 25th annual World Trade Day Wednesday, June 16
06/14/10 Job stress: How can we change it
06/12/10 Bryant student ready to charm and entertain the Cape this summer
06/10/10 A new broadcast studio for Lincoln High
06/07/10 R.I. renewal starts with manufacturing and exports
06/02/10 Bryant alumnus hired to take look at insolvent RI city’s finances
06/02/10 Research highlights from College of Business faculty
06/02/10 A look at U.S. manufacturing trends and global trade
06/01/10 Sandra Enos named to RICH board
05/29/10 Chemistry right for macarons - Bryant grad masters the French cookie
05/27/10 R.I. Senate Democrats propose overhaul to state tax system
05/27/10 How to say no at work
05/24/10 Small business will fuel R.I.’s recovery
05/22/10 Senator Reed urges students to give back
05/22/10 R.I. recession at bottom, but climb out will be long and bumpy
05/21/10 Bryant’s mascot Ironclad Tupper 1, aka Tupper
05/21/10 Bryant wasted little time in winning Division 1 baseball crown
05/21/10 Financial reform: Will the next crisis be handled differently?
05/20/10 Drilling for answers
05/20/10 Analyst sees end to decline
05/17/10 Sen. Jack Reed will address 806 graduating seniors, receive honorary degree May 22
05/17/10 Graduate School Commencement May 20; head of APC will address 183 students, receive honorary degree
05/16/10 Citizens, other banks vie for community appeal
05/16/10 Competing visions along city waterfront
05/16/10 Scrap gives a boost to R.I. sales
05/16/10 Expertise is among R.I.’s most promising exports
05/15/10 Bryant summit is about making deals
05/15/10 Bryant alumna named one of PBN’s Businesswomen of the Year
05/13/10 RI-based CVS Caremark CEO to retire
05/11/10 Will financial reform end big-bank bailouts?
05/11/10 PwC invests in bringing diversity to accounting talent pipeline
05/10/10 Five local colleges on list of most eco-friendly
05/09/10 Jose-Marie Griffiths named vice president of academic affairs
05/07/10 University Business wrapup on green initiatives includes Project Tanzania
05/06/10 ‘American Growth and Renewal’ is theme of 25th annual World Trade Day June 16
05/03/10 Cultural studies journal features Bryant faculty experiences teaching first-year seminar on ‘Work’
05/01/10 The financial virtue of wellness
04/30/10 Will a ‘value-added tax’ improve America’s fiscal health?
04/27/10 Diversity grant awarded to Bryant
04/27/10 Bryant economist discusses ‘RI Roadmap to Growth’
04/26/10 Bryant University hosts Northern RI Special Olympics
04/22/10 Are you blind to the truth? Seven strategies for ferreting out critical feedback
04/22/10 Bryant U. program that promotes diversity in accounting profession receives $150,000 grant from PricewaterhouseCoopers
04/22/10 4 R.I. universities noted in first green guide
04/21/10 Reed to speak at Bryant commencement
04/21/10 R.I. Sen. Jack Reed will present Commencement address, receive honorary degree May 22
04/20/10 Easy being green for students with list of eco-friendly colleges
04/20/10 Bryant receives $150,000 grant from PWC to help diversify accounting profession
04/20/10 Chinese journalists visit Confucius classroom in Smithfield
04/16/10 Bryant student named one of nation’s five Responsible Scholars for his volunteer work benefiting Tanzania
04/14/10 Rhode Island Business Plan competition names semifinalists in three tracks
04/14/10 Attleboro High to offer Mandarin
04/12/10 President Machtley to receive honorary degree
04/12/10 Finance professor offers his perspective on Move Your Money initiative
04/12/10 SAS resources to be available free to higher ed students worldwide
04/12/10 European tour operators eye New England tourism summit
04/11/10 New book explores meaning and importance of work by graphic novelist and cartoonist Chris Ware
04/08/10 For 30th year, Bryant U. hosts 400 athletes at Northern R.I. Special Olympic Games April 24
04/07/10 Chinese journalist will discuss urban planning and development in China April 20
04/06/10 Griffiths appointed as leader of academic affairs at Bryant
04/05/10 Bryant names new vice president for academic affairs; José-Marie Griffiths of UNC will succeed V.K. Unni
04/05/10 Lessons from military could help reduce cost of U.S. health care, Bryant professor says
04/05/10 House committee to consider combined reporting
04/05/10 Conrad Murray statements under scrutiny in Michael Jackson’s death
04/03/10 Logan Kelly discusses March 9 conference to create economic roadmap for RI
04/02/10 CBS Money Watch editor blogs about her talk at Bryant University
04/01/10 Merchants dealt a major blow by rising waters
03/29/10 Acclaimed Cambridge Union debaters, Bryant students will debate benefits of technology to society
03/29/10 New sales tax won’t solve R.I. budget problems
03/29/10 Unexpected opportunities come about
03/29/10 Confucius Institute offers summer program for teachers, students interested in learning Chinese language and culture
03/28/10 Political analyst Donna Brazile speaks at Bryant April 1 at 7 p.m.
03/26/10 Washington, Brussels and the crisis of human rights
03/25/10 Wellness programs lower insurance premiums
03/22/10 Sherman, Howes offer insights on decision-making
03/19/10 The Rhode Island Road Map to Growth report now available
03/15/10 Harvard researcher to discuss fate of U.S.-China relations April 8
03/15/10 Happy birthday to the Boy Scouts
03/15/10 Bryant professor: Consolidation no budget panacea
03/12/10 Bryant University holds annual women’s expo
03/12/10 Women’s Summit attracts 975 to Bryant
03/12/10 For Bobbi Brown, making up wasn’t hard to do
03/12/10 Alemany calls for rebuilding trust
03/10/10 Pressler builds Bryant lacrosse
03/10/10 Colleges don’t like senior slump in high school
03/10/10 Lawmakers consider revision to RI tax system
03/09/10 Economic forum: RI jobs elusive as recovery starts
03/09/10 Conference looks for solutions to RI’s troubled economy
03/05/10 A closer look at Bryant’s world-class assessment initiative
03/05/10 Medical insurance coverage and health production efficiency
03/05/10 R.I. jobless rate holds steady at 12.7 percent
03/01/10 Media invited to cover Women’s Summit March 11; one-on-one interviews available with several keynoters
03/01/10 Bryant offers 12-week Chinese language course for adult learners
03/01/10 Bryant offers 12-week Chinese language course for students in K-12
03/01/10 Sharing women’s lives at Bryant University
02/28/10 Researchers, opinion leaders, policy makers report to Bryant campus March 9 to create economic roadmap for R.I.
02/27/10 A look at the source of R.I.’s economic woes
02/25/10 Bryant fulfills $5,000 pledge to Gallagher
02/25/10 Logan Kelly discusses March 9 conference to create economic roadmap for RI
02/24/10 Why the country needs narrow banking
02/24/10 Bryant U. vice president chairs two AACSB accreditation teams
02/23/10 The rise of social entrepreneurship
02/22/10 R.I. colleges buck weak fundraising trend
02/21/10 In next Congress, less clout for R.I.
02/21/10 Dragon dance team celebrates Chinese New Year at Bryant
02/19/10 Decisions, decisions: Expert sheds light on how to make better choices
02/19/10 No high notes in New Orleans
02/18/10 New book by Andrea Boggio explores relationship between global health, development
02/18/10 More private colleges court community college transfers
02/15/10 Symbol of determination: Earl honored with presence at museum
02/15/10 College students get day in court competing in mock trial
02/14/10 Economists say R.I. not poised for swift recovery
02/10/10 R.I. students gathering at Bryant Feb. 19 for community engagement, leadership summit
02/09/10 Find your passion: An interview with Bryant University President Ronald Machtley
02/08/10 Award-winning art troupe from China will highlight Chinese New Year Celebration at Bryant Feb. 20
02/07/10 Bryant provides $5K for donated equipment
02/05/10 Bryant is home to country’s only university-sponsored dragon dance team
02/04/10 Bryant economist publishes ‘Economic Freedom and the American Dream’
02/03/10 Judge’s failure to convict intelligence agents is a blow to Italy’s justice system
02/02/10 Bryant benefactor for Gallagher school
02/01/10 Bryant U. to deliver $5,000 to Gallagher Middle School for use in new fitness center
02/01/10 Escaping the executive bubble
01/27/10 Ten people you don’t know now, but soon will
01/27/10 Notable names at Bryant’s Women’s Summit
01/27/10 Bryant faculty collaborate with Lenovo to refine tablet PCs for the classroom
01/26/10 Honey Dew sees sweet spot in New England
01/26/10 State advisory board considers new tax on R.I. workers
01/25/10 Distressed sales can hurt banks more than seller
01/25/10 President’s Cultural Series presents New Orleans All Stars Feb. 18
01/22/10 Following dip, unemployment rate increases in Rhode Island
01/22/10 Two regional conferences will focus on important issues for business women
01/15/10 A message from President Machtley regarding earthquake in Haiti
01/14/10 Facebook, Twitter two-way ‘lifeline’ for Haiti
01/13/10 If treated strategically, HR role can be foundation of a business’ success
01/11/10 Women’s Summit March 11 features presentations by leaders in banking, business, law and health
01/08/10 A plan to launch R.I.’s economic rebirth
01/05/10 Interfaith Prayer Breakfast Feb. 9 features Rabbi Alan Flam