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The School of Social Work Now Has a Podcast!!
1Human Trafficking Coalition (1HTC) now part of the Center for Human Rights and Social Justice

1Human Trafficking Coalition (1HTC) now part of the Center for Human Rights and Social Justice

We are thrilled to announce that 1Human Trafficking Coalition (1HTC), - a multi-county collaborative to fight human trafficking in South Florida- is now housed in the Center for Human Rights and Social Justice (CHRSJ) at Barry University School of Social Work. We have an unwavering commitment to work with local and global community partners in...

Explore the Helping Profession with a Minor in Social Work
DSW Online Program

DSW Online Program

Barry School of Social Work is now offering a DSW online program. Seats are limited. Registration for consideration will be open until October 31st. Learn More

Registration Open for MSW Summer Semester
2018 CHRSJ Research Award Recipient Dr. Eva Nowakowski-Sims

2018 CHRSJ Research Award Recipient Dr. Eva Nowakowski-Sims

Dr Nowakowski-Sims was awarded a $1000 research grant from the Center for Human Rights and Social Justice to explore trauma-informed services for families impacted by child-to-parent violence. Dr. Nowakowski-Sims' innovative and timely grounded theory research used focus groups to explore experience of 20 youth/families who participated in...

April 2019 BSW Student of the Month

April 2019 BSW Student of the Month

Devlin Taylor has been awarded the BSW Student of the Month award. The BSW Student of the Month is awarded to students holding a GPA of 3.0 or higher who participate collaboratively within the School of Social Work and promote an inclusive environment in line with Barry and the School's mission. We are very proud of you for exemplofying what it...

April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month

April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month

Sexual assault is a serious and widespread problem. Nearly one in five women in the US have experienced rape or attempted rape at some time in their lives, and one in 67 American men have experienced rape or attempted rape. April is nationally recognized as Sexual Assault Awareness Month (SAAM). Each year the Center for Human Rights and Social...

Dean Phyllis Scott Honored with the Life-Time Achievement Award
CHRSJ 2019 Student Advocate Award

CHRSJ 2019 Student Advocate Award

The CHRSJ is opening nominations for the Student Advocate Award. A one-time financial award of $250.00 will be awarded to a Barry University student that can demonstrate a commitment to human rights and social justice in their community with a focus on one or more of the 5 initiatives of the School of Social Work's Center for Human Rights and...

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