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Barry alumna Rebecca Leppert named Most Valuable Graduate by the Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce

Barry alumna Rebecca Leppert named Most Valuable Graduate by the Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce

Barry University alumna Rebecca Leppert ('16) has won the Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce HYPE Award (Helping Young Professionals Engage) for Most Valuable Graduate. The Chamber's HYPE Awards “distinguish South Florida's brightest young professionals and their innovation and achievements.” A political science major and Stamps...

Barry students participate in STEAM Expo

Barry students participate in STEAM Expo

A group of Barry University students from the Departments of Fine Arts and Biology recently led an interactive exhibit on the structure and function of brain cells at the annual Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math (STEAM) Expo at Miami Dade College. The STEAM EXPO is home to the South Florida Regional Science and Engineering Fair and...

2017 Ethics Bowl Team has been invited to participate in the 21st Intercollegiate Ethics Bowl National Championship

2017 Ethics Bowl Team has been invited to participate in the 21st Intercollegiate Ethics Bowl National Championship

Department of Theology and Philosophy Ethics Bowl Team is one of 36 teams competing in the 21st Intercollegiate Ethics Bowl National Championship at the Association for Practical and Professional Ethics annual conference on Sunday, February 26, 2017 in Dallas, TX. This year's team includes Jessica Cousett, Presler Maxius, Kevin Dalia, Llona...

Application to Honor Societies due by March 1, 2017

Application to Honor Societies due by March 1, 2017

Application to Alpha Chi, Delta Epsilon Sigma, Kappa Gamma Pi and Phi Eta Sigma Honor Societies are being accepted. All applications must be received no later than 5 p.m. on March 1, 2017. Who should apply: Barry undergraduate students with a cumulative GPA of 3.5 and above, especially those actively involved in their majors and/or in the larger...

Nominations now open for annual St. Catherine Medal for Outstanding Service

Nominations now open for annual St. Catherine Medal for Outstanding Service

http://www.barry.edu/honor-societies/nomination.html Nomination deadline is now extended to Feb. 14, 2017 Kappa Gamma Pi National Catholic College Honor Society annually makes an award for outstanding service or leadership available to each affiliated college. Sophomores, juniors and seniors are eligible for the award. Sophomore status is...

Sigma Tau Delta Writing Contest

Sigma Tau Delta Writing Contest

The Department of English and Foreign Languages and the Barry University chapter of Sigma Tau Delta, The International English Honor Society, invite the Barry community to submit work for writing contest. Categories include: Poetry, Fiction, Graphic Novels, and Essay DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSION: February 23, 2017 AWARDS: First Place & Honorable...

Barry undergraduate students author book based on lab and research experiences

Barry undergraduate students author book based on lab and research experiences

What's a good way to reflect upon memorable experiences? Write about them. That's exactly what a group of 15 undergraduate students from Barry's College of Arts and Sciences recently did as it pertained to their research and hands-on experience in a cell biology lab course. The students — biology and chemistry majors — took the time to each write...

Students, faculty and staff volunteer in the community for MLK Day of Service

Students, faculty and staff volunteer in the community for MLK Day of Service

More than 120 volunteers took part in Barry-organized community service projects in Miami-Dade County on Jan. 14. The projects were designed to support local communities affected by institutionalized discrimination. It was Barry's observance of the Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service. The day's theme was, “The Time is Always Right to Do...

Barry FairShare Project Providing Locally Sourced Organic Produce Directly to Campus

Barry FairShare Project Providing Locally Sourced Organic Produce Directly to Campus

Barry faculty, staff, and students are invited to participate in Barry FairShare, a community-supported agriculture distribution project. The Center for Community Service Initiatives has developed the project in partnership with Urban GreenWorks, a local environmental and food access organization based in Liberty City. Participants may purchase a...

Dr. Brenda Schoffstall receives 2016 Linkage Fellows Award

Dr. Brenda Schoffstall receives 2016 Linkage Fellows Award

Dr. Brenda Schoffstall, associate professor of biology in the College of Arts and Sciences, has received a 2016 Linkage Fellows Award from the American Society for Cell Biology (ASCB) Minorities Affairs Committee (MAC). The award acknowledges Schoffstall's commitment to diversifying the biomedical scientific workforce. Through the Linkage Fellows...

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