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Barry senior wins prestigious biology research award at MIT

Barry senior wins prestigious biology research award at MIT

Bertina Telusma is only 21, but she's already something of a regular at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), one of the premier research universities in the world. In the past two years, Bertina completed a six day intensive Quantitative Biology Workshop and a Summer internship, with flying colors. In fact, her work was so impressive...

Barry University Sets the Stage for Chemistry Alumnus’ Career Success

Barry University Sets the Stage for Chemistry Alumnus’ Career Success

Making the most of his education, faculty mentorships and science degree from Barry University, Dr. Adauri Soprani is succeeding as an oral surgeon in Danbury, Conn. “I'm happy today because I do what I love,” Dr. Soprani said. “Barry University helped lay the foundation and allowed me to do all my basic sciences at a much faster...

Barry Alumnus Champions Liberal University Education for Producing Well- Rounded Citizens

Barry Alumnus Champions Liberal University Education for Producing Well- Rounded Citizens

Lenore P. Rodicio, PhD, believes the trend in higher education to prepare students solely for specific careers in a chosen field is too limiting. Although important, it completely dismisses the widespread benefits that exposure to multiple disciplines and opinions a liberal arts education provides, ultimately benefiting the individual and society...

Barry alumni win distinguished Carbonell Awards

Barry alumni win distinguished Carbonell Awards

Three very different students came to Barry University in the late 1980s. Each left with a theater degree and a lifelong passion for acting instilled by a legendary theater professor. Paul Tei, John Manzelli and Chaz Mena have each enjoyed considerable success in acting, directing and writing. The three alums recently earned coveted Carbonell...

Barry University alumnus shares real world perspective on Forensic Photography

Barry University alumnus shares real world perspective on Forensic Photography

Heidi Nichols says her experience as a forensic photography major at Barry University provided her with the skills and work ethic to succeed as an essential part of the team at the Miami-Dade County Medical Examiner's Office. “I learned the fundamentals of photography, including the technical aspects,” Nichols said. Then she began to...

Barry graphic design alumna earns place in unique graduate program

Barry graphic design alumna earns place in unique graduate program

With a focus on her future, Barry University alumna Karina Davila recently returned to college to pursue an advanced degree in visual arts at the School of Visual Arts (SVA) in New York City. A 2010 Barry graduate with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in graphic design, Davila is working toward her Master of Fine Arts in SVA's Design for Social Innovation...

Biology Bootcamp Helps Students Anticipate Challenges and Succeed Academically

Biology Bootcamp Helps Students Anticipate Challenges and Succeed Academically

Students who major in biology at Barry University do not have to go it alone. A biology boot camp at the beginning of each semester aims to prepare them for unexpected challenges, teach them critical skills and boost their confidence. “Biology is a very demanding major. The goal is to make the experience less intimidating,” says...

Barry professor joins international team exploring frontiers of astrophysics

Barry professor joins international team exploring frontiers of astrophysics

'Dark matters' of science By Jim Davis What is dark matter -- that mysterious stuff believed to make up most of the universe? The answer has evaded scientists for years; but a new project, led by several universities including Barry, has a shot at finding out. The quest involves finding a new kind of subatomic particle called the axion, says...

Rome Study Abroad - Summer 2016

Rome Study Abroad - Summer 2016

Barry University in partnership with the John Cabot University (JCU) in Rome, Italy is offering a study abroad experience worth six credits as part of the John Cabot's International Communication Institute. Students will enroll in a three (3) credit course for Barry University and three (3) credits of a JCU course of their choosing. Student...

Faculty Awards – Now Accepting Submissions

Faculty Awards – Now Accepting Submissions

Dear Barry University Faculty: In recognition of exceptional scholarly and professional accomplishments, full-time faculty at Barry University are eligible to apply for the Sr. Jeanne O'Laughlin, OP, Scholar's Award and the Outstanding Faculty Member Award. Both awards will be presented during the annual Communiqué and Faculty Awards...

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