Awards and Recognitions


  • ACPA Certificate of Recognition, Outstanding Service to the Association, 2017
  • University of Central Florida, Distinguished Faculty Award, 2017
  • University of Central Florida, SDES, The Experienced Professional Award, 2017
  • University of Central Florida Police Department, Community Partnership Award, 2016
  • Outstanding First Year Advocate – Staff Recipient, 2016
  • Small Group Facilitator for the Institute of Social Justice, ACPA, UC – Berkeley, 2012 
  • Recognized as a leader who goes above-and-beyond with selection to receive ACPA Commission for Social Justice Educators, Outstanding Social Justice Educator Award, 2012
  • NACURH, Inc., Advisor of the Month, December 2011
  • Residence Life Staff of the Month, November 2011
  • National Residence Hall Honorary, Fall 2009
  • Vice President’s Student Development & Campus Life Spirit Award, Fall 2004
  • Vice President’s Red Ribbon Certificate of Appreciation for Teamwork, Fall 2003
  • Residence Life Professional Staff Member of Semester, Fall 2002


University of Central Florida, Orlando, FL

  • Research Associate, Men’s Health Initiative, Principal Investigator Michael J. Rovito, University of Central Florida, 2018
  • Adjunct Faculty, Lead Scholars Capstone Course, Spring 2014, Spring 2015, Spring 2016
  • Adjunct Faculty, Lead Scholars Foundations of Leadership Course, Fall 2015

Rutgers University, New Brunswick/Piscataway, NJ

  • Instructor, Foundations of the Resident Assistant Experience 200, Spring 2012
  • Instructor, Foundations of the Resident Assistant Experience 201, Fall 2011
  • Instructor, School of Arts & Sciences – Honors Colloquium, Fall 2009

Montclair State University, Upper Montclair, NJ

  • Instructor, Resident Assistant Seminar, Fall 2006 & 2005
  • Instructor, New Student Seminar, Spring 2005 & Fall 2004

University at Albany, State University of New York, Albany, NY

  • Instructor, Methods in Peer Help for Resident Assistants, Fall 2003 & 2002


  • Bryant, A.  (2017).  Diverse Representation in Higher Education Policy Formation. Leadership Enhancement Program, UCF, Orlando, Florida.
  • Bonne, J & Bryant, A.  (2017). Changing Live and Moving the Needle: Collaboratively Engaging At-Risk Minority Students.  NASPA Assessment and Persistence Conference, Orlando, Florida, 2017
  • McGowan, B.; Badaszewski, P., Barker, M., Blockett, R., Hennessy, K. & Bryant. A.  (2017).  (Re)imagining Theory-to-Practice in Residential Education, ACPA Conference, Columbus, Ohio.
  • Bryant, A. and Hughey, E. (2015). Crime Prevention is More than a Campus Police or Security Responsibility: The Role of Residence Life. ACUHO-I Annual Conference and Exposition, Orlando, FL.
  • Bryant, A.  (2012).  Reframing Leadership Workshop, New Student Orientation Leaders, Georgian Court University, Lakewood, New Jersey.
  • Hennessy, K, & Bryant.  (2015).  Res Life Parents: Raising a Community While Raising Your Family, NASPA Conference, New Orleans, Louisiana.
  • Bryant, A.  (2012).  Diversity Awareness & Inclusive Communities Workshop, RU-Stepped Up Program, Rutgers University, New Brunswick New Jersey.
  • Bryant, A & Fortson, W.  (2012).  Sharing HIStory: From Auction Block to Cell Block to Mountaintop, University of Wisconsin River Falls, River Falls, Wisconsin.