Barry University Press Releases


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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

Barry's College of Nursing and Health Sciences receives top 20 ranking

Barry University's College of Nursing and Health Sciences recently received a top 20 ranking from Florida is home to 159 nursing schools, making this recognition an impressive achievement. Health care is one of Florida's most vibrant industries and it continues to grow. Barry ranked 19 between Bethune-Cookman University and...  read more

Barry ranked top 50 in nation affordable Colleges in Health Care Management

Barry University's Health Sciences Administration program was ranked among the top 50 in the nation as one of the most affordable selective Colleges in Health Care Management. In a article written by Kelley Jacobs, in July of this year, Barry was recognized for its leadership and management focus in Health Care...  read more

Barry University named to Forbes list of Top Colleges for 2015

Barry University has been named to Forbes' list of America's Top Colleges for 2015. Graduation rates and the likelihood of strong job placement upon completion were among the factors given consideration in the rankings. For the eighth year, Forbes has partnered with the Washington, D.C.-based Center for College Affordability and Productivity...  read more

School of Social Work ranks among Top 25 Christian Colleges for a Social Work Degree

Barry University's Ellen Whiteside McDonnell School of Social Work has been selected among the Top 25 Christian Colleges for a Social Work Degree according to Social Work Degree Guide. Released in May, the rankings use a number of factors including tuition and return on investement to rank the top 25 programs. According to Social Work Degree...  read more

SSW Graduate Program named among top in the nation for career support

Barry University's Graduate Program in Social Work was recently named among the best in the nation according to Graduate Programs Spring 2015 Rankings of the Top Social Work Programs for Career Support. Barry grabbed the 15th overall spot on the list. The spring 2015 ranking was produced by enumerating the best graduate programs in the country...  read more

Major League Baseball Drafts Three Barry University Buccaneers

Shortstop JC Cardenas, catcher Greg Brodzinski, and Pitcher Joeanthony Rivera made it three picks for the Barry Buccaneers in the 2015 Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft. It is the second-most players from the Bucs tabbed in a single draft. This also marks the sixth time in the last nine years that the Bucs have had multiple draft...  read more

Barry University ranks among best online colleges in Florida

Barry University was recently cited among the best colleges and universities in Florida to offer online degree programs. Affordable Colleges Online (AC Online), an authoritative resource dedicated to online learning and college affordability, published the annual rankings and listed Barry No. 13 of the top 35 schools in the state to offer online...  read more

Jill Farrell appointed Interim Dean of Adrian Dominican School of Education

Barry University Professor of Education Jill Farrell, EdD, has been appointed Interim Dean of the Adrian Dominican School of Education beginning July 1, 2015. Christopher Starratt, Barry's Interim Provost and Vice President for Mission and Institutional Effectiveness, made the announcement on May 2, thanking Farrell for her willingness to continue...  read more

Barry alumna, Emmy winner, credits Communications faculty for launching career

By: Rebecca Wakefield Rebecca McCann, '99, always wanted to be a lawyer. So her goal for her undergraduate degree at Barry was simply to study something interesting while she bided her time for law school. “Randomly, I took broadcast journalism,” McCann remembers. “And I fell in love with it.” More than 15 years later,...  read more

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