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The Dr. Helen Connell Film Essay Award

The Dr. Helen Connell Film Essay Award

Dr. Helen Connell was an Associate Professor in the Department of English and Foreign Languages at Barry University and served for several years as Chair of the Department. She taught courses in American and World Literature and the Humanities, but her passion was film, and she integrated film into many of her courses. Dr. Connell was a film...

Sigma Tau Delta Induction Ceremony

Sigma Tau Delta Induction Ceremony

The annual induction ceremony of the Alpha Alpha Xi chapter of the International English Honor Society, Sigma Tau Delta (STD) was held on October 8th, 2018 at 4:00 p.m. in the Kostka Room, Thompson Hall. The new Initiates were Joshua R. Caley Jr., Jeanelle S. Jacobs, Hernan Medrano, Chabeli Montas, Jeremiah Paul, and Patricia Theodore. Current STD...

Professor Angi Curreri’s exhibition ‘Small Offerings’ on display at St. Thomas University

Professor Angi Curreri’s exhibition ‘Small Offerings’ on display at St. Thomas University

Angi Curreri, professor of art in the Department of Fine Arts at Barry University, is currently exhibiting a sampling of her shrine-like ceramic sculptures and drawings from throughout her career. The exhibit is on display at the Archbishop John C. Favalora Archive and Museum at St. Thomas University. Her exhibit, which is on display through Dec....

Criminology alumnus Lieutenant Colonel James Reyes helps combat social issues as director of the department of detention for Broward Sheriff's Office

Criminology alumnus Lieutenant Colonel James Reyes helps combat social issues as director of the department of detention for Broward Sheriff's Office

As an undergraduate majoring in criminology at Barry University, James Reyes' strong interest in social issues was sparked when he learned about the high crime rate that exists among those who do not finish high school or attend college. Today, Reyes is putting his passion into practice as a lieutenant colonel at the Broward Sheriff's Office,...

Ethics Bowl Team earns 2nd place at 2018 Southeast Regional Ethics Bowl competition

Ethics Bowl Team earns 2nd place at 2018 Southeast Regional Ethics Bowl competition

Barry University's Ethics Bowl Team earned a second-place finish Nov. 10 as they travelled to the University of North Florida for the Southeast Regional Ethics Bowl competition. The team consisted of five debaters — Llona Kavege, Angela Duff, Antonio Rodriquez, Karla Moran, and Ruht Lovos-Chicas; four researchers — Yessenia Baxter, Amanda Hibbert,...

Nominations now open for annual St. Catherine Medal for Outstanding Service

Nominations now open for annual St. Catherine Medal for Outstanding Service

Nominations are due: February 15, 2019 Nomination Form Kappa Gamma Pi National Catholic College Honor Society annually makes an award for outstanding service or leadership available to each affiliated college. Sophomores, juniors, and seniors are eligible for the award. Sophomore status is equivalent to 30-59 credits, junior status is equivalent...

Barry Buccaneer newspaper & Department of Communication sponsor STAY WOKE Speech and Debate Competition

Barry Buccaneer newspaper & Department of Communication sponsor STAY WOKE Speech and Debate Competition

STAY WOKE: To remain vigilant about one's place in the world as it relates to policy, identity, government, culture, institutions, etc. There are many issues of importance in the world, and opinions about them run the gamut. For this year's annual Speech Contest, we will ask participants to take a stand on an important issue and to stand firm in...

Black Psychology

Black Psychology

The student group Leaders and Advocates in Black Psychology (LABPsi) was formed after many black graduate students in the MS Clinical Psychology Program expressed a desire to learn more about black cultural and spiritual practices that could inform their work as mental health professionals. It now includes undergraduate students. The purpose of...

Barry student leader Jasmine McKee to attend national conference on how to tackle social and environmental problems

Barry student leader Jasmine McKee to attend national conference on how to tackle social and environmental problems

Barry student leader Jasmine McKee will attend a national conference later this month, when students, recent graduates, and established professionals will connect and share ideas about how to tackle complex social and environmental problems. The Net Impact Conference, or NI18, will be held on October 25–27 in Phoenix, Arizona. Organized...

THANKSGIVING FOOD DRIVE benefiting Pridelines

THANKSGIVING FOOD DRIVE benefiting Pridelines

Help us provide Holiday dinners for homeless youth and families in need! THE FOLLOWING ITEMS ARE NEEDED: Fresh Turkeys Canned or Fresh Hams Canned or Fresh Chicken Instant Potatoes Canned Corn Canned Green beans Canned Gravy Canned Yams Canned Peas Cranberry Sauce Canned Carrots Canned Mixed Vegetables Corn Muffin Mix Boxed Jello Stuffing Mix...

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