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Barry senior wins prestigious biology research award at MIT

Barry senior wins prestigious biology research award at MIT

Bertina Telusma is only 21, but she's already something of a regular at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), one of the premier research universities in the world. In the past two years, Bertina completed a six day intensive Quantitative Biology Workshop and a Summer internship, with flying colors. In fact, her work was so impressive...

Barry University alumnus shares real world perspective on Forensic Photography

Barry University alumnus shares real world perspective on Forensic Photography

Heidi Nichols says her experience as a forensic photography major at Barry University provided her with the skills and work ethic to succeed as an essential part of the team at the Miami-Dade County Medical Examiner's Office. “I learned the fundamentals of photography, including the technical aspects,” Nichols said. Then she began to...

Biology Bootcamp Helps Students Anticipate Challenges and Succeed Academically

Biology Bootcamp Helps Students Anticipate Challenges and Succeed Academically

Students who major in biology at Barry University do not have to go it alone. A biology boot camp at the beginning of each semester aims to prepare them for unexpected challenges, teach them critical skills and boost their confidence. “Biology is a very demanding major. The goal is to make the experience less intimidating,” says...

Barry professor elected president of Florida Academy of Sciences

Barry professor elected president of Florida Academy of Sciences

Barry University professor of biology Jeremy Montague was recently elected president of the Florida Academy of Sciences (FAS). Montague was elected by the members of the FAS and his term will run until March 2017. As president of the FAS, Montague's primary responsibilities include planning the annual meeting, and managing both the annual budget...

Barry student earns HACU/KIA Motors America scholarship

Barry student earns HACU/KIA Motors America scholarship

The Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities (HACU) in partnership with KIA Motors America, Inc., recently selected Barry University senior Alejandro Tobon for its KIA Motors America Scholarship program for the 2015-16 school year. The scholarship is intended to provide tuition assistance to some of the best and brightest minds in higher...

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