Bryant University. Alumni Connections.
Upcoming Events

June 3rd, 6 p.m.
CT Regional Alumni Network
Thomas Hooker Brewery, Bloomfield
Tour the Thomas Hooker Brewery and sample a great selection of lagers, ales and stout.

June 6th, 10 a.m.
Bryant University Campus

Bryant Alumni Motorcycle Ride
Join other Bryant cycle enthusiasts for a ride around Northern RI & CT

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

June 13th, 3 p.m.
Midwest Regional Alumni Network--Chicago
A Taste of Wine from Spain
Join area alumni and friends for a afternoon of networking at Sushi Samba.

June 22nd, 5:30 p.m.
PA Regional Alumni Network
The Union League of Philadelphia
Please join Bryant University alumni and friends as we inaugurate the Philadelphia Regional Alumni Network.

June 23rd, 5:30 p.m.
DC Regional Alumni Network
The Hamilton Hotel
Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Hewitt '68 welcome President Ron Machtley along with Bryant alumni and friends.

June 26th
5th Annual Shawn M. Nassaney Golf Outing
Swansea Country Club
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
Join Bryant University alumni for a Texas Scramble in The Black & Gold Club Golf Tournament.

July 31st

Polo Match/Champagne Picnic/Tailgate Party
Newport International Polo at Glen Farm
Join Bryant University alumni for a summer outing watching an exciting game of polo.

August 25th

Patriot's Hall Museum Tour and Tavolino's Party Patio
Patriot's Place, Foxboro, MA
Join Bryant University alumni for a summer evening touring the Hall of Fame Museum followed by a patio party at Tavolino's pizzeria.

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OCT. 8-10, 2010

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Your Alumni Newsletter
Volume 4, Issue 5
June 2010

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2010 Reunion@Homecoming
Save by registering early!

Reunion @ Homecoming planning 2010 is in full swing, with special activities planned for the classes ending in '5 or '10. Plan to get together with your former suitemates or bring your whole family for a weekend full of excitement. Please register early and reserve your local hotel room as space is filling up fast. View the schedule below for a link to hotels with special rates when you mention "Bryant Alumni."

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Giving Back to Bryant
As of July 1, 2010, get more than just satisfaction from your gift

If you would like to make a lasting impact on Bryant’s future, a gift made through your estate plan could be the perfect option for you. As an added bonus, rates are set to go up on July 1 for new charitable gift annuities.

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Alumni Profile

Kate (MacDonald) Haueisen '00

Learning to manage a career:
Kate (MacDonald) Haueisen ’00
Beyond her work as the business development manager for a law firm, alumna launches her own consulting company.

During her time as a Bryant student, Kate (MacDonald) Haueisen ’00 learned through a variety of teaching styles, including lectures, team-taught classes, interactive exercises, and real-world projects.

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Alumni Profile

Jim Hopkinson '91

Fulfilling a desire to be informed:
Jim Hopkinson ’91
Alumnus uses his blog and social media outlets such as Twitter and Facebook to share information about marketing trends.

Jim Hopkinson ’91 is quickly becoming an expert on today’s forward-thinking consumers, who have an insatiable appetite for information. 

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Bulldog LogoBryant Baseball Clinches 2010 Northeast Conference Regular-Season Title
Bulldogs named league champs with 9-0 victory over Sacred Heart; Win outright title in just first full season in the NEC

Bryant Senior right hander Brent Almeida (Fairhaven, Mass.) pitched a six-hit complete-game shutout while striking out a career-high eight batters Wednesday afternoon, as the Bryant University baseball team defeated Sacred Heart University, 9-0, to clinch the 2010 Northeast Conference regular-season title.

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Summer Sports Camps
Kids enjoy summer camps on Bryant's Campus!

Bryant University Department of Athletics 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 420-acre campus in Smithfield, Rhode Island, just 12 miles from Providence. 

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25th Annual World Trade Day
American Renewal and growth -- June 16, 2010

World Trade Day is one of the largest international trade conferences in the Northeast region. More than 500 managers and executives are expected to attend and gain insights on burgeoning trends, technologies, and best international business practices. We invite you to come and explore how global trade can lead to greater prosperity for your company.

The discounted cost for Alumni to attend World Trade Day is $100. To register, please call 401-232-6407.

News from the College of Business

Faculty Research Highlights
Bryant University’s College of Business programs are consistently ranked among the nation's best, thanks in part to the excellence of the faculty as teachers and researchers. We've highlighted some faculty papers that are forthcoming in leading journals or have been published over the past year.

Graduate School
Check out this new video from the Bryant Graduate School of Business.

The Bryant One-Year MBA is a full-time program specifically designed for new or recent undergraduates who want to jump start their career and gain a competitive advantage. Application deadline is July 15.

Attend an Information Session on June 9, and learn more about the Bryant MBA, the Bryant Master of Professional Accountancy (MPAc), and the Bryant Master of Science in Taxation (MST).

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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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Are you maximizing your Bryant networks?

Join the Bryant University Alumni Association fan page on Facebook, our Linked In Alumni Association Group, or follow us on Twitter.

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And remember, all 40,000 Bryant alumni are on the on-line directory where you can search for former classmates and Bryant graduates living or working in your area.  Go to for more information and to register.

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