Bryant University. Alumni Connections.
Upcoming Events

Apr 8th, 6:00 p.m.
NH Regional Alumni Network
The Common Man Restaurant--Concord
Bring a friend or make a friend and enjoy a casual social mixer.

Apr 20th, 6:00 p.m.
MA Regional Alumni Network
Armsby Abbey, Worcester
Meet Alumni from neighboring Central Massachusetts at Armsby Abbey.

Apr 24th, 8 a.m.
RI Regional Alumni Network
RI Special Olympics
Join Bryant students and staff to volunteer for the Special Olympics.

Apr 24th, 9:00 a.m.
MA Regional Alumni Network
Bryant Alumni Earth Day
Join our Bryant Alumni team to help clean the banks of the Charles River.

Apr 29th, 6:00 a.m.
CT Regional Alumni Network
Butterfields8, Stamford
Boasting a sophisticated, yet unassuming crowd, Butterfield8 is an ideal location for a casual after-work get-together of Bryant alumni and friends.

May 14th

11th Annual Jason Constantino Golf Invitational
The Ranch Golf Club
For more information: Rich Pavano (203) 933-1679

Jun 6th
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Bryant Alumni Motorcycle Ride
Join other Bryant cycle enthusiasts for a ride around Northern RI

Jun 11th
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2010 Bryant Alumni Trip to China
Join fellow alumni in China for a guided tour of famous sites in Beijing, Chongqing, and Shanghai sponsored by Bryant's own US-China Institute and the Alumni Association.

Jun 12th, 4:00 p.m.
RI Regional Alumni Network
Pawtucket Red Sox Game
Join area alumni, their families and friends for a barbeque night at McCoy Stadium and watch the Pawtucket Red Sox take on the Louisville Bats.

June 26th
5th Annual Shawn M. Nassaney Golf Outing
Swansea Country Club
Registration will be open in the spring.
For more information:
Shawn M. Nassaney

June 28th
7th Annual President's Cup Golf Tournament
Newport Country Club
For more information: John Garcia (401) 232-6557

July 30th
2010 Black & Gold Golf Outing
Crystal Lake Golf Club
For more information: Ruth Nicastro (401) 232-6071

OCT. 8-10, 2010

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Your Alumni Newsletter
Volume 4, Issue 3
April 2010

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Alumni Leadership Weekend
April 16-17, 2010 -- Register Now

Sharon Garavel '85
Bryant's top GE Alumna is keynote speaker

Sharon Garavel '85

Sharon Garavel has spent more than 20 years at GE, most recently as a GE Company Officer and the Operations & Lean Six Sigma Leader of GE Capital, Americas.

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Update Your Skills
Strengthen Your Network

Career Panelists
Come back to Bryant on Saturday, April 17 and join other alumni who want to enhance their leadership skills with hands on workshops. 

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Alumni Achievement Awards
2010 Alumni Achievement Award Profiles

Maj. Gen. (Ret.) Robert C. Dickerson, Jr. '73Diana (Policastri) Marro '58Nicholas Bohnsack '00Peter J. Nigro, Sarkisian, Professor Finance

Friday, April 16, Alumni Achievement Awards Dinner
Saturday, April 17, Leadership Forum is free of charge for all alumni

Read bios >              See schedule >              To register >               

Bryant Charitable Gift Annuity
Invest in Education While Receiving a Guaranteed Income for Life

As someone who has benefited from a Bryant education, did you know that it is possible to help the next generation of Bryant students while ensuring income for yourself and others?

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Bryant is going places!

Bryant University LogoDuring the month of April, the University will conduct an advertising campaign designed to reinforce our institutional visibility and awareness in key markets along the Atlantic seaboard and across the nation. The campaign features a series of three print ads (with a faculty member from our College of Business, the College of Arts and Sciences, and a staff member) complemented by online advertisements. Our placements include The New York Times, USA Today, and The Washington Post, among other prominent media outlets. Each ad showcases Bryant’s leadership role in innovative education, our commitment to students who will be prepared to make a difference in the world, and our dedication to inspiring The Character of Success. We are pleased that this campaign allows us to bring greater awareness to the University’s many achievements.

Bryant Alumni Reuniting for a Cause

Relay for Life
April 16-17, 2010

Bryant’s Alumni Achievement Awards Dinner on Friday, April 16 will culminate with a Luminaria Ceremony at Relay for Life.  Co-sponsored by the Colleges against Cancer student organization and the Rhode Island Chapter of the American Cancer Society.

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Special Olympics
April 24, 2010

On Saturday, April 24th, join Bryant students and staff to volunteer for the Special Olympics. Volunteers are needed to help with sporting events for either a morning or an afternoon shift. Entire families are welcome to join this special daytime activity! To register for this event, please click "Special Olympics".

Bryant Athletics
Men’s and Women’s Swimming Lends a Hand To Special Olympics

Swim Team, Special Olympics
The Bryant University men’s and women’s swimming teams took a break from training last January to lend a hand with the Rhode Island Special Olympics. 

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Kid's Day Out!
Sponsored by the Bryant Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC)

Kids Day Out!

On Sunday, April 11th, the Bryant Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) will be hosting the second annual Kids Day Out!  This program is an interactive camp for children from the ages of six and up and it’s FREE!

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Watch Lacrosse Games live online

Don’t miss the exciting live action of Bryant University men’s and women’s lacrosse this spring.  If you can’t make it to the game, be sure to catch the Bulldogs live online through

Certified Global Business Professional Series

20% discount for Bryant Alumni

The NASBITE (CGBP) is a nationally-recognized professional credential that demonstrates an individual's competency in international business.

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Job Source Logo

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.

March Job Openings >

Legacy Financial Career Night
April 28, 2010

Legacy Financial Group will be having a Career Night on Wednesday, April 28 from 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at The University Club in Providence. There will be an informational presentation on current job opportunities followed by a period to mingle and network. They are looking to recruit experienced candidates who are entrepreneural minded, confident, dynamic and driven to succeed in this exciting field.

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