Bryant University. Alumni Connections.
Upcoming Events

Sept 2nd, 5:30 p.m.
CT Regional Alumni Network
New Britain RockCats
Join fellow alumni for a pre-game BBQ and an evening of cheering on the New Britain RockCats.

Sept 15th, 6:30 p.m.
VA Regional Alumni Network
Sheraton National Hotel-Arlington
Join Professor Mike Roberto and Bryant alumni to network and build management skills.

Sept 17th, 6 p.m.
NY Regional Alumni Network
Galway Hooker Pub
Come welcome our newest Alumni to the region! Galway Hooker Pub promises to be a great spot for Bryant Alumni to informally gather every 3rd Thursday. No registration required.

Sept 19th, 6 p.m.
RI Regional Alumni Network
Waterplace Restaurant, Providence
Enjoy a bird's eye view of WaterFire at our rooftop reception overlooking the Waterplace.

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

Sept 26th, 10 a.m.
PA Regional Alumni Network
Bryant vs. Robert Morris (Moon Township, PA)
Tailgate Gathering: 10:30 a.m.
Game: 12 p.m.

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

Alumni, students, friends, and family mingle on Bryant's dynamic campus. For more information go to: Reunion @ Homecoming

Oct 10th, 4 p.m.
NY Regional Alumni Network
Bryant vs. Fordham (Bronx, NY)
Tailgate Gathering: 4 p.m.
Game: 6 p.m.

Oct 14th, 6 p.m.
MA Regional Alumni Network
The Grand Canal
Join fellow alumni and friends for an informal gathering at the Grand Canal, Boston.

Oct 17th, 11 a.m.
NY Regional Alumni Network
Bryant vs. University of Albany
Tailgate Gathering: 11 a.m.
Game: 1 p.m.

Oct 22nd, 6:30 p.m.
NY Regional Alumni Network
Career Transition Panel and Networking Reception

Oct 31st, 11 a.m.
NJ Regional Alumni Network
Bryant vs. Monmouth University
Tailgate Gathering: 11 a.m.
Game: 1 p.m.

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Your Alumni Newsletter
Volume 3, Issue 7
September 2009

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Show your pride around town and around the world

Bryant Spirit Day 2009

Saturday, October 3, 2009
– Bryant’s Reunion @ Homecoming will bring over 1,000 alumni back to campus in Smithfield, R.I.  Whether you are able to make it to campus or not, sport your Bryant pride by wearing Black and Gold, or that special Bryant t-shirt, on Saturday, October 3.  Then send us a picture for our website.  Submit your photos to or mail to Bryant Spirit Day, Bryant University, c/o Alumni Relations, 1150 Douglas Pike, Smithfield, RI. Prizes for most original, vintage, largest Bryant group assembled off campus, and most exotic (as in location!).  Don’t have Bryant gear that fits?  Buy it now from the Bryant bookstore at

See you in September

The 2009-2010 school year introduces academic programs, faculty members, and campus enhancements.

The dawning of the new school year just around the corner is generating energy and enthusiasm on Bryant’s picturesque campus.

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Alumni Profile

A “healthy” career: Vincent Coppola ’95
From corporate giants such as GE and JP Morgan to his own online venture, alumnus is now a leading voice in health care reform efforts. 

For Vinny Coppola ’95, the debate about health care reform involved a lot more than just talk.

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Alumni Profile

Advancing her alma mater: Lisette Clem ’85,
’92 MBA
Alumna turns 180 degrees in her career and never looks back.

You can always come home again. Just ask Lisette (Duguay) Clem ’85, ’92 MBA.

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This is the Bryant University Club of Boston

Sweeping views of Boston. Outstanding personal service. A full calendar of
entertaining activities. Effective immediately, Bryant alumni are eligible for full membership privileges at the Downtown Harvard Club of Boston. We’re celebrating our new partnership with a special event at the Downtown Harvard Club on Tuesday, September 22, 2009 from 6 pm through 9 pm. Stop by and sample the warm hospitality, great food and outstanding views from Bryant’s new home away from home in Boston.

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The Bryant Alumni Travel Program

Dreaming of travel to far off places? We can help get you there in the company of fellow alumni and experienced guides, with great accommodations and reasonable pricing. Our first stop, India. Our next trip, in collaboration with the US-China Institute, China and the World Expo. Look for an eastern European excursion in the fall of 2010, and in 2011 a naturalist’s dream tour to the Galapagos Islands, an Australia/New Zealand adventure and an Alaskan cruise.

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Bryant Football Preview
Plan to attend a game in your area

Bryant opens its 2009 Football season at home against Southern Connecticut Saturday, September 5 with a 3 p.m. kickoff.   Tailgates will be organized, weather permitting, at Bryant’s away games.  If you would like to help organize a tailgate at a game near your home, email us at and we’ll send along a Bryant banner and pom poms to make your car stand out in a crowd. Follow the link for more information on purchasing tickets for home games.

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AMICA Center for Career Education
(formerly Career Services)

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.

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