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Support Haiti in the Wake of Hurricane Matthew

Why help Haiti? The death toll in the southwest of Haiti has climbed past 1000 people since the storm hit last week. Crops and livestock have been wiped away. Rates of cholera have already increased in areas where flooding occurred, and there is additional concern that cholera will continue to spread throughout the country. Hurricane Matthew's...  read more

Yom Kippur- Wishing our Jewish brothers and sisters a prayerful fast

Yom KippurOctober 11th at sunset through October 12th Yom Kippur, the Day of Atonement, is the holiest day of the Jewish year. During this fast day filled with prayer and introspection, the Jewish people are presented with an opportunity to strengthen their relationship with G-d. May the extraordinary power of teshuva, repentance, transform the...  read more

The Wall Street Journal ranks Barry as one of the most diverse universities

Barry University has been ranked by The Wall Street Journal as one of most diverse universities in the United States. In an article published by the paper on Sept. 28, Barry — along with the University of California at Irvine — are ranked No. 8 for schools with the most diversity. In its article, the Journal states that the 10 schools listed...  read more

Barry Univ. to resume operations in Jacksonville on Tuesday, Oct. 11

Barry University will resume all operations at its site in Jacksonville on Tuesday, Oct. 11. Additionally, all student, university and third party events scheduled at this location will also resume. All Barry University campuses, sites and points of delivery will now be open and fully operational as of Oct. 11. For the latest updates, please visit...  read more

Poverty awareness simulation impacts Barry community

Barry University recently offered a new campus event to create awareness about the realities of poverty and shift perceptions about individuals trapped in the system. The Poverty Simulation, offered at universities across the country, is designed to help participants understand what it is like to live in a typical, low-income family and the...  read more

Drop/Add period for PACE Fall B Term extended through Oct. 19

As a result of the impact of Hurricane Matthew, the drop/add period for the School of Professional and Career Education's Fall B term — which begins on Thursday, Oct. 6 — has been extended through Monday, Oct. 19. This extension includes late registrations and withdrawals.  read more

Barry University Resumes Operations on Monday, Oct. 10

Barry University will resume all operations (including, but not limited to, academic, food service, student, athletic, university and third party events) at its Miami Shores and Orlando campuses, as well as all other sites and points of delivery, except Jacksonville, on Monday, October 10. This excludes Jacksonville because the University...  read more

The Sukkah is Going Up!!

The Hebrew Bible describes how God redeemed his people from enslavement in Egypt and protected them as they traversed the desert. The Sukkah is a tent-like structure that Jews erect every Fall to represent the temporary dwellings within which the people of Israel lived as they traveled to the Promised Land. Eating in the Sukkah is a way Jews...  read more

Barry Nursing students and faculty volunteer at Feeding South Florida

A group of undergraduate nursing students and faculty members from Barry's Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) program recently visited Feeding South Florida in Pembroke Park, Fla., as part of its Community Public Health Outreach efforts. While there, the group participated in the sorting and boxing of donated food items that will be distributed...  read more

Free Spanish classes being offered by the Department of English and Foreign Languages

As part of our community service, the Department of English and Foreign Languages will be offering free Spanish classes at Miami-Dade regional libraries. This project was a result of an ordinance passed and adopted by the Board of County Commissioners on June 30, 2015, affirming Miami-Dade County's support to provide opportunities for its...  read more

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