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School of Education’s Instructional Design course receives Quality Matters Certification

Quality Matters (QM) has certified Barry University's HRD 647 Instructional Design course used in the School of Education's Organizational Learning and Leadership (OLL) graduate program, giving the online course their QM seal. Quality Matters has developed a widely respected set of standards for the design of effective online courses and a...  read more

Barry University earns national recognition as College of Distinction

Innovative application of high impact educational practices at Barry University has earned the school recognition among the nation's Colleges of Distinction. Barry University students earned college credit and valuable life experience while participating in study abroad programs, service learning and internships. “We're so happy to award...  read more

Barry University appoints John D. Murray, PhD, as Provost

MIAMI (May 16, 2016) – John D. Murray, PhD, has been named Provost and Professor of Psychology at Barry University. His tenure as Provost begins July 1. Murray comes to Barry University from Indiana State University, where for the last six years he has been Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences, the largest college at Indiana State. Prior...  read more

School of Social Work professors named among Top Black Educators in South Florida

Two members of Barry University's School of Social Work faculty were recently named among the top Black educators in South Florida by Legacy Magazine. Sharon Singleton, DSW, associate professor and Tisa McGhee, PhD, assistant professor, represent Barry in Legacy Magazine's list of South Florida's 2015 Top Black Educators. Singleton earned a spot...  read more

Barry University named among the top 50 small colleges for psychology

Barry University was recently named among the 50 top colleges for an undergraduate degree in psychology according to the Online Psychology Degree Guide. The organization published their 2015 list of 50 Great Small Colleges for a Degree in Psychology list of 50 Great Small Colleges for a Degree in Psychology with Barry taking the 28th overall spot....  read more

Barry University receives national recognition for commitment to diversity

Barry University has been recognized as a higher education institution committed to diversity. Minority Access, Inc. presented a “Committed to Diversity” certificate to the university during a special luncheon at the 16th National Role Models Conference in Baltimore, Maryland, recently. Dr. Glenn Bowen, director of Barry's Center for...  read more

Mount St. Joseph University to honor professor Gloria Schaab with St. Elizabeth Seton Medal

Mount St. Joseph University will honor Barry University Associate Professor of Theology Gloria Schaab, SSJ, PhD, with the 20th annual St. Elizabeth Seton Medal on Wednesday, Nov. 11. Schaab will present her lecture, “Renewing the Vision: Christian Lenses on the Environment” at the ceremony. The St. Elizabeth Seton Medal is named in...  read more

Barry University welcomes new Board of Trustees members

Barry University announces three new appointments to its Board of Trustees – two of whom are alumni – Tanya Davis, Dr. Daniel Bird, and Joyce Landry. Davis class of ‘83, serves as a partner of S. Davis & Associates, P.A., a firm that provides valuable auditing and accounting assistance to public and private businesses. Dr....  read more

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...  read more

Barry University receives “Latino Americans: 500 Years of History” grant

Barry University has been selected to receive a competitive “Latino Americans: 500 Years of History” grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) and the American Library Association (ALA). As one of 203 grant recipients selected from across the country, Barry has received a cash grant of $10,000 to hold public...  read more

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