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Stamps Leadership Scholars Program
A Message from the President

A Message from the President

With the issuance of a letter on October 27, from Sister Patricia Siemen, OP, JD, Prioress of the Dominican Sisters of Adrian, Michigan, and Thomas G. Wenski, Archbishop of Miami, the exploratory process we engaged in with St. Thomas University has concluded. My heart overflows with great admiration and gratitude for the dozens of Barry staff,...

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...

Community Engagement Symposium: Call for Proposals

Community Engagement Symposium: Call for Proposals

Proposal Submission Deadline: Friday, January 26, 2018 The Center for Community Service Initiatives (CCSI) and the Quality Enhancement Plan (QEP) Implementation Committee invite students, faculty, staff, and community partners to submit proposals for concurrent-session presentations at Barry University's Fifth Annual Community Engagement...

Intro to Trauma and Resilience classes visit the Holocaust Memorial on Miami Beach

Intro to Trauma and Resilience classes visit the Holocaust Memorial on Miami Beach

Professor Sambra Zaoui, Dr. Mabel Rodriguez and BSW Director- Dr. Jennifer Williams took their Intro to Trauma and Resilience class to the Holocaust Memorial on Miami Beach on 10/26/17. Mr. Victor Farkas-who is now 93 years old-provided a one hour presentation on his experiences during the Holocaust.The focus was to visit the Memorial in further...

QEP Update: October 2017

QEP Update: October 2017

Survey Gauges New Students' Attitudes to Personal and Social Responsibility Students completing the two-part survey designed using the Personal Responsibility Scale and Social Justice Scale. Nearly 300 new undergraduates recently participated in a survey designed to gauge their attitudes and behaviors in the context of the personal and social...

New Field Education Site at Liberty City open for Spring placement

New Field Education Site at Liberty City open for Spring placement

The Advanced Clinical & Community Practice and Education (ACCOPE) program is dedicated to promoting well-being among children and families through the delivery of trauma informed services. ACCOPE is a field education placement site that is staffed by Bachelors and Masters level social work interns who provide a range of social work services...

Halloween & Sex Crime: Myth vs. Reality

Halloween & Sex Crime: Myth vs. Reality

It is almost Halloween, and as we begin to feel a chill in the air in the northern hemisphere, we also feel the excitement of that annual ritual of trick or treating. But while children look forward to a night of ghouls, ghosts, goblins and goodies, parents ponder the presence of real-life demons in the neighborhood: registered sex offenders....

Campus Ministry November Events

Campus Ministry November Events

Campus Ministry would like to let the Barry community know about our upcoming events and programs for the month of November. Details for each event are below, and if needed, an RSVP link to register. Wednesday November 1 @ 12PM All Saints MassCor Jesu Chapel The department of Campus Ministry invites the Barry community Join us for Mass on...

Barry University student Justin Pinn appointed as national afterschool ambassador

Barry University student Justin Pinn appointed as national afterschool ambassador

Barry University student Justin Pinn has been appointed by the Afterschool Alliance as a national afterschool ambassador. Pinn is earning his Doctorate of Education in Organizational Learning and Leadership from the University's Adrian Dominican School of Education. As part of the one-year ambassadorship, Pinn, who is from Ohio, will represent and...

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