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The Sukkah is Going Up!!

The Hebrew Bible describes how God redeemed his people from enslavement in Egypt and protected them as they traversed the desert. The Sukkah is a tent-like structure that Jews erect every Fall to represent the temporary dwellings within which the people of Israel lived as they traveled to the Promised Land. Eating in the Sukkah is a way Jews...  read more

Barry named to President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll ‘with distinction’

Barry University has been named to the President's Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll, earning distinction in the General Community Service category. Students completed 45,000 hours of community service — 38,600 hours of service-learning and 6,400 hours of voluntary service — during the 12-month period considered for this national...  read more

School of Business Beta Gamma Sigma Chapter recognized as Honor’s Chapter

The Andreas School of Business Beta Gamma Sigma Chapter was recognized as an Honor's Chapter for the 2015 – 2016 academic year. This status is indicative of a campus where academic excellence is valued and where the faculty officers of the chapter work diligently to enhance Beta Gamma Sigma's stature on campus. Congratulations to the entire...  read more

Happy and Holy Rosh Hashanah

The Department of Campus Ministry wishes our Jewish sisters and brothers a very happy and blessed Rosh Hashanah.Rosh Hashanah begins October 2nd at sunset through October 4th.Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish New Year, commemorates the special relationship between G-d and humanity. The blowing of the shofar, ram's horn, represents the trumpet blast...  read more

PACE’s Dr. Andrea Keener presents stress management, disasters workshop

Dr. Andrea Keener, dean of the School of Professional and Career Education, visited Big Brothers Big Sisters of Miami Aug. 25 as part of an on-going partnership between the organization and Barry University. Dr. Keener conducted an employee workshop in which she discussed stress management and disasters. More than 30 employees attended the...  read more

Barry Bookstore: 2 Day Sale

The bookstore will be having a 2 Day sale 9/20-9/21. We will offer 25% off Select Items and a additional 50% off clearance. Landon Student Union *In-store and online. Limited time. Offer does not include cold weather accessories. Nke, addidas and Under Armour. Additional exclusions may apply. Cannot be combined with any other...  read more

Writing Across Cultures series launches its first literary event with author Vanessa Garcia

The Department of English and Foreign Languages recently hosted Writing Across Cultures, a special literary event with Cuban-American writer Vanessa Garcia. The event centered on Garcia's novel “White Light”and multiculturalism in writing. The novel was listed on NPR's best books of 2015, and Garcia was named among the Top Ten...  read more

Peace Month & Inclusive Dialogue Events

Barry University's Mission and Core Commitments demonstrate that diversity, multiculturalism and inclusion are central to who we are and what we believe. We take great pride in being a global, inclusive community characterized by interdependence, dignity and equality, compassion and respect for self and others. Embracing a global world view, the...  read more

School of Business dean attends LEAP graduation ceremony

Tomislav Mandakovic, dean of the Andreas School of Business, recently attended the graduation ceremony of the 12th graduating class of the Ladies Empowerment & Action Program (LEAP) at the Homestead Correctional Institution. The LEAP program provides entrepreneurship training and support to incarcerated women, preparing them to re-enter...  read more

Barry student leaders attend Millennium Campus Conference in Washington, DC

Barry University student leaders Paola Montenegro and Alberto Liriano participated in the 8th annual Millennium Campus Conference in Washington, D.C., recently. Organized by the Millennium Campus Network, the five-day international conference featured a forum, debates, plenary sessions, and a lobbying day. The conference, which was held at Howard...  read more

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