Bryant University. Alumni Connections.
Upcoming Events

Mar 3rd, 6 p.m.
TX Regional Alumni Network
Bryant2U, Houston
Join Dean of the College of Business Jack Trifts at the Voice Restaurant, Hotel ICON.

Mar 4th, 6 p.m.
TX Regional Alumni Network
Bryant2U, Dallas
Join Dean of the College of Business Jack Trifts at the Crescent Club in the Rosewood Crescent Hotel.

Mar 13th, 9 a.m.
FL Regional Alumni Network
Naples St. Patrick's Day Parade
Be part of a great tradition! March alongside or enjoy a trolley ride with former classmates, other alumni, family and friends.

Mar 13th, 11 a.m.
FL Regional Alumni Network
Red Sox Spring Training Camp Game and Barbeque
We have a limited number of tickets for the Red Sox Spring Training Camp as Boston takes on the Pittsburgh Pirates. Join other Bryant alumni for a barbeque prior to the game.

Mar 14th, 4 p.m.
FL Regional Alumni Network
Reception at Loblolly Yacht Club
Bryant trustee Corey Durling ’75 and his wife Lili welcome President Ron and Kati Machtley along with Bryant alumni and friends.

Mar 21st, 1:00 p.m.
CT Regional Alumni Network
Hartford Wolf Packs vs. Providence Bruins
Bring family friends to cheer on the Wolf Packs or the PBruins!

Mar 24th, 7:00 p.m.
NY Regional Alumni Network
Bryant2U: Startup Solutions
Come hear four alumni with specific expertise in the startup arena to discuss their experiences and recommendations in today's funding climate.

Mar 31st, 5:30 p.m.
MA Regional Alumni Network
Boston Celtics vs. Oklahoma City Thunder

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.

Jun 11th
Bryant University Alumni

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.

OCT. 8-10, 2010

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Your Alumni Newsletter
Volume 4, Issue 2
March 2010

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Alumni Leadership Weekend
April 16-17, 2010

Update Your Skills
Strengthen Your Network

Career Panelists Are you looking to boost your leadership credentials for career advancement? Bryant’s 4th Annual Alumni Leadership Forum on Saturday, April 17 will position you to maximize your alumni networks and build a series of successful career moves.  

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

See schedule >              To register >                 Read more >

Bryant's Annual Relay for Life
Walk for Cancer Cure

Relay LogoBryant’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, Relay for Life brings together students, faculty, alumni and staff to celebrate survivors and remember loved ones lost to the disease.  Last year, the Bryant community raised more than $86,000 for the American Cancer Society.

If you are interested in joining or forming an alumni team, contact Marisa (Titus) Hurley ’04 at for more information or to sign up.  Relay team members are asked to pay a $10 registration fee and raise a minimum of $100 for the cause. 

Phi Sigma Nu/Delta Kappa Epsilon
Continuing Their Legacy of Leadership and Brotherhood for the Bryant Community

Phi Sigma Nu/Delta Kappa Epsilon

These are very challenging times for many attending college right now.  The difficult economy has created an unprecedented need for scholarships and other forms of aid.  As a result, many students are struggling to find the necessary resources to stay in school this year.

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Bryant in ACTION for Haiti
Bryant students, faculty and staff raise money for relief efforts

Haiti LogoEver since news of the tragic earthquake in Haiti reached campus last January, outreach efforts have been underway to gather information on our students’ families as well as our alumni and friends in Haiti.  Although tragedy visited almost every alumni family, we have heard of heroic efforts to reestablish and rebuild homes and businesses.

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Startup Solutions
Expert Panel & Networking Reception

M. Cary Collins, PhDWhether your thinking of starting your own venture or are interested in the success stories of those who have, join the conversation on Wednesday, March 24 at the New York Athletic Club. This dynamic panel discussion will be moderated by M. Cary Collins, PhD., Bryant's Trustee Professor of Entrepreneurship and Director of our Entrepreneurship Program. The evening promises to be a great networking event even if you’re not looking to start your own company. So come out and join us for the evening complete with cocktails and hors d’oeuvres!

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Alumni Profile

Tina Senecal ’95, ’08 MBA
The “write” stuff:
Tina Senecal ’95, ’08 MBA
Alumna uses marketing and business communication background from Bryant to establish a rewarding career at her alma mater.

When Christina Senecal ’95, ’08 MBA was young, she imagined herself in a few different career roles. Her parents bred, raised, and showed Siberian Huskies from the time she was four years old, and so, for a while, she wanted to be a veterinarian.

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Alumni Profile
Saddi Williams '06
Making a professional impression:
Saddi Williams ’06

Alumnus finds rewarding career in D.C. as an aerospace technical recruiter, using skills in marketing and communication to succeed.

An aerospace technical recruiter for Wyle Laboratories in Washington, D.C., Saddi Williams ’06 is charged with “bringing on the best talent possible to fulfill the promises we make to our customers,” which include the Department of Defense, NASA, and a variety of commercial clients.

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Golf tournaments
A fun way for alumni to help Bryant

Friday, May 14, 2010
11th Annual Jason Constantino Golf Invitational
The Ranch Golf Club
65 Sunnyside Road
Southwick, MA 01077
For more information: Rich Pavano (203) 933-1679

Saturday, June 26, 2010
5th Annual Shawn M. Nassaney Golf Outing
Swansea Country Club
299 Market Street
Swansea, MA
Registration will be open in the spring.
For more information:

Monday, June 28, 2010
7th Annual President's Cup Golf Tournament
Newport Country Club
280 Harrison Avenue
Newport, RI
For more information: John Garcia (401) 232-6557

Friday, July 30, 2010
2010 Black & Gold Golf Outing
Crystal Lake Golf Club
100 Broncos Highway
Burrillville, RI
For more information: Ruth Nicastro (401) 232-6071

Bryant Athletics

Men's Lacrosse ranked No. 20

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In its second season of Division I action, the Bryant University men's lacrosse team has vaulted itself onto the forefront of the national scene, earning a No. 20 ranking in the LAXnews weekly poll.

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