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English & Foreign Language: Writing Contest

English & Foreign Language: Writing Contest

Award: First Place & Honorable Mention in each category: Certificate of Award from the Department of English & Foreign Language (Presented at the Spring Honors Convocation) $50 for each First Place Award Inscription on permanent department plaque for each First Place Award Publication in next issue of What Oft Was Thought [literary...

The Dr. Helen Connell Film Essay Award

The Dr. Helen Connell Film Essay Award

Dr. Helen Connell was an Associate Professor in the Department of English and Foreign Languages at Barry University and served for several years as Chair of the Department. She taught courses in American and World Literature and the Humanities, but her passion was film, and she integrated film into many of her courses. Dr. Connell was a film...

Application to Honor Societies

Application to Honor Societies

Due March 1, 2016 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, 2016. Who should apply: Barry undergraduate students with cum GPA of 3.5 and above, especially those actively involved in their majors and/or in...

Sixth Annual College Brides Walk - Save the Date: Feb. 12

Sixth Annual College Brides Walk - Save the Date: Feb. 12

Join the walk to end dating and domestic violence, Friday, February 12, 2016. Registration: 9:15 - 9:45 a.m.Opening session: 10 - 10:50 a.m. – Broad AuditoriumWalk Begins: 11 a.m. The walk will end at Johnson & Wales University. Lunch will be provided and shuttles will bring you back to Barry University. Non-walkers: Workshops: 11...

Barry observes 40 Days of Peace

Barry observes 40 Days of Peace

Barry University is observing 40 Days of Peace in celebration of the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. The program of events includes service projects, dialogues on social issues, film screenings, and discussions, as well as advocacy efforts. The events are organized around six themes: human trafficking, poverty and food access, military...

Communiqué Professional Development Newsletter – Now Accepting Submissions

Communiqué Professional Development Newsletter – Now Accepting Submissions

Dear Barry University Faculty, Communiqué, the Barry University Professional Development Newsletter, is now accepting submissions. The newsletter is published each spring as a record of academic accomplishments that occurred between March 1, 2015 and February 28, 2016. The format is the same as past years, however, the guidelines have been...

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

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

Nominations are due: February 8, 2016 http://www.barry.edu/honor-societies/nomination.html 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 equivalent to 30-59...

Barry faculty, students participate in IBM COMMON Conference

Barry faculty, students participate in IBM COMMON Conference

Faculty and students from the Barry University Department of Math and Computer Sciences recently joined students and academics from around the country at the COMMON Annual Meeting and Exposition held at the Westin Beach Resort in Fort Lauderdale. Sponsored by IBM, COMMON is a partnership between IBM, the computer industry, and academia. The...

Barry University named among the top 50 small colleges for psychology

Barry University named among the top 50 small colleges for psychology

Barry University was recently named among the 50 top colleges for an undergraduate degree in psychology according to the Online Psychology Degree Guide. The organization published their 2015 list of 50 Great Small Colleges for a Degree in Psychology list of 50 Great Small Colleges for a Degree in Psychology with Barry taking the 28th overall spot....

Community Engagement Symposium: Call for Proposals

Community Engagement Symposium: Call for Proposals

The Center for Community Service Initiatives (CCSI) invites faculty, students, staff, and community partners to submit proposals for Barry University's 3rd annual Community Engagement Symposium. This year's Symposium focuses on partnerships that contribute to student success. In general, productive partnershipsinvolve collaborative activities...

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