Bryant University. Alumni Connections.
Upcoming Events

June 6th, 4 p.m.
RI Regional Alumni Network
Pawtucket Red Sox Game and Barbecue

There will be a FREE Youth Clinic, for children 14 years and younger, from 2 - 3:15 p.m. at McCoy Stadium.

June 27th, 1 p.m.
4th Annual Shawn M. Nassaney Golf Tournament
Swansea Country Club, Swansea, MA

All proceeds support the Foundation which was created to honor the memory of Shawn M. Nassaney.

June 30th, 6 p.m.
Bryant University Campus
Career Transitions Workshop for Alumni

Has your life taken an unexpected turn? Is your current job shaky? Join Bryant alumni for a career transitions workshop.

July 17th, 8 a.m.
Crystal Lake Golf Course
Black & Gold Golf Tournament
Join Bryant University alumni for a Texas Scramble in The Black & Gold Club Golf Tournament in Harrisville, RI.

Aug 4th, 6 p.m.
MA Regional Alumni Network
USSV Liberty Clipper, Boston
Join Bryant alumni for a sunset sail aboard the USSV Liberty Clipper in Boston Harbor.

Aug 7th, 5:30 p.m.
NY Regional Alumni Network
Hiland Park Country Club
Join Bryant alumni for a networking reception in the Lake George Area. Come early to play a round of golf at the club.

Sept 22nd, 6:30 p.m.
MA Regional Alumni Network
Downtown Harvard Club
Join Jack Trifts, Dean of the College of Business, and Bryant alumni to network and build management skills.

Oct 2nd - 4th
Bryant University Alumni
2009 Reunion @ Homecoming

Alumni, students, friends, and family mingle on Bryant's dynamic campus.

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Your Alumni Newsletter
Volume 3, Issue 5
June 2009

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Bryant stays committed to students

Though some may think of “academic excellence” as the grades students achieve in their classes, at Bryant, it’s also the educational opportunities they are provided and the hands-on learning in all disciplines – business, liberal arts, science, and technology – from recognized experts in their fields.

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NCAA Rules and You!

Have you ever donated money to Bryant?  Perhaps you bought season tickets, either as a fan, faculty or staff member or member of the Alumni Association.  If you qualify for any of the above, or you’re simply a former student, fan or friend of the university, you are considered an institutional representative; an identity that you retain forever in the eyes of the NCAA.

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Alumni Profile

Turning interests into advantages: Alexis Furer ’83, ’84 MBA
Alumna uses Bryant degrees and participation in clubs to become successful marketing consultant.

Alexis Furer ’83, ’84 MBA is a go-getter. Dynamic and engaging, this alumna always pursues her interests enthusiastically and appreciates all she’s gained from her experiences. Like, for instance, her time away at college.

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Alumni Profile

Diversifying his career portfolio: Joseph Italiano ’77
Alumnus uses broad business background and accounting specialty provided at Bryant to define his own career path.

“To be successful in whatever you do, you must create your own opportunities,” says Joe Italiano ’77, CFO, treasurer, and corporate secretary of International Components Corporation (ICC) in Westchester, Illinois.

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AMICA Center for Career Education
(formerly Career Services)

Career resources for alumni are available from the Amica Center for Career Education. You can register to join the Bryant Alumni Career Link and  share career information with fellow alumni and current students. To see the site and learn more, go

The Job Source is a weekly list of available positions in a variety of fields published by the Amica Center and is available to alumni via email. To subscribe, send an email to the Amica Center for Career Education and ask to be put on the electronic distribution list.  For a complete list of the last month's Job Source listings, please click on "Job Openings" below.

May job openings >

Bryant's Annual Fund provides critical scholarship support

This year's economic downturn has presented new challenges for all of us. It has also created an urgent need for student scholarships.

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Bryant University Sports Camps

The Bryant University Department of Athletics & Recreation offers various sports camps and clinics throughout the course of the year and in the summer months.  These camps are held on Bryant's beautiful 394 acre campus in Smithfield, Rhode Island, just 12 miles from Providence. 

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Regional Alumni Network Events

Register now for the 2009 PawSox Alumni and Family Game Saturday, June 6, 2009; 4 p.m barbeque;
6:05 p.m. game: PawSox vs.
Durham Bulls

For more information and to register, visit the Bryant/PawSox registration page.

Save With the

All Bulldog Pass purchasers will receive a valuable gift.

Reunion @ Homecoming planning is in full swing, with special activities planned for the classes ending in '4 or '9. In addition, a special all-Greek reunion will coincide with Bryant's traditional Reunion @ Homecoming celebration. Register early and reserve your local hotel room as space is filling up fast. View the schedule for a link to hotels with special rates when you mention "Bryant Alumni."

Reunion@Homecoming 2009 Schedule

Reunion@Homecoming 2009 Registration

Looking for that perfect gift for a member of the Bryant Community?

The Office of Alumni Relations is selling Archway Ornaments and prints of spring and winter scenes of the Archway.  Painted in watercolor by alumna and renowned artist Sandy Blair Reddig ’73, these prints have been beautifully double matted and are ready to be framed.

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Graduate School of Business featured programs

The Bryant MBA

Visit and apply now for Fall 2009.

The Bryant MBA One-year Program
Apply for Fall 2009 admission at

The Bryant MBA for IT Professionals
Apply now for Spring 2010 start at

Learn more at June 10 information session. Register at  

Visit to watch videos featuring current Bryant MBAs and alumni.

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