Bryant University in Smithfield, Rhode Island is a small private university with about 3,460 undergraduate students and approximately 270 graduate students. It has been rated as one of the safest campuses across the country for the past few years. For students with cars, Smithfield is about a 25-minute drive to Providence where you can explore the wide variety of restaurants, shops, and activities. One fun fact about the school...up until August 2004 the school was known as Bryant College!
Famous "Bulldog" alumni include Nicholas Colasanto - actor (Cheers), Earl Tupper - businessman (creator of Tupperware), Frank Ferri - politician, and William J. Conaty - businessman.
Alexa graduated from Bryant University and she is enrolled in graduate school. Originally from Branford, Connecticut, one quirky fact about Alexa..."I prefer savory to sweet!"
Fun fact about Bryant: Our mascot is the "Bulldogs" but we call ourselves "dawgs".
Favorite Ice Cream Parlour and Flavor: Newport Creamery, Awful Awful (milkshakes).
Bakery and Favorite Sweet: L'Artisan Cafe, everything is so good here!
Where to Grab a Coffee or Tea: L'Artisan Cafe.
Burger Joint and Fries: Luxe Burger Bar, Providence.
Finger licking good BBQ spot: Thirsty Beaver has good BBQ options.
Pizzeria: Pizzeria Romana.
Diner and Favorite Dish: Laura's Pleasant View Diner.
Hottest Mexican Spot and Recommended Plate: I love Tortilla Flats on Thayer Street in Providence, the quesadillas are great!
Sushi and your go to roll: Jacky's in Providence, the snow mountain roll is to die for!
Breakfast Spot with a friend or date: B'z Breakfast Burgers and Beyond.
Things to do:
Where to go for Yoga, Exercise Classes, or the Gym: Maxx Fitness.
Best Dive Bar: The Last Resort.
Neighborhood Bookstore: The library lol!
Where is your favorite spot on campus to hang? AIC foyer.
Where do you want to go on spring break? Amsterdam.
Where to Stay: Marriott.
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