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September is Peace Month: Join Us for These Events

September is Peace Month: Join Us for These Events

Barry University's commitment to social justice calls our community “to foster peace and non-violence, to strive for equality, to recognize the sacredness of Earth, and to engage in meaningful efforts toward social change.” Please join guest speakers and community members in Peace Month prayers, service opportunities, and conversations...

Save Now with Tax Free Textbooks

Save Now with Tax Free Textbooks

Attention Barry Students: Save Now with Tax Free Textbooks in-store & online! Students in the state of Florida with valid Student ID will not be charged sales tax for required and recommended course materials if the following criteria are met: The required and recommended course materials must be reflected in the course syllabus for which the...

Barry University receives “Latino Americans: 500 Years of History” grant

Barry University receives “Latino Americans: 500 Years of History” grant

Barry University has been selected to receive a competitive “Latino Americans: 500 Years of History” grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) and the American Library Association (ALA). As one of 203 grant recipients selected from across the country, Barry has received a cash grant of $10,000 to hold public...

Fall 2015 ISR Sport and Recreation Classes: 1 and 2 credit options

Fall 2015 ISR Sport and Recreation Classes: 1 and 2 credit options

Instructional Activities in Sport and Recreation (ISR) offers a variety of Sport, Fitness and Recreation Classes that will help you meet your fitness goals during the fall semester. The following are some of the classes that will be available: ISR 129/229 – Zumba (Saturday, 12-1:20pm) ISR 101/201- Aerobics (MWF, 12-12:50pm, 5-5:50pm) ISR...

A Message from the Vice President for Student Affairs

A Message from the Vice President for Student Affairs

Please join me in welcoming the following new members to the Division of Student Affairs team. Public Safety and Emergency Management: John Buhrmaster began as the Director of Public Safety and Emergency Management on Monday, August 10, 2015. The Director's position was repurposed over the summer to include leadership to our emergency management...

Enter for a chance to win an iPad: Walking Tour Trivia Contest

Enter for a chance to win an iPad: Walking Tour Trivia Contest

Barry students, faculty, and staff: Welcome to a start of a very special year – our 75th Anniversary. To honor this major milestone, we've created a Historic Walking Tour App and Trivia Contest to help you learn about the unique history of our campus. Get the most answers right, and you'll have a chance to win an iPad. What to Do Get the...

Procedural Change for Wellness Drop-In Courses

Procedural Change for Wellness Drop-In Courses

Beginning August 21, 2015, the procedure for attending any wellness activity courses will change. Students will no longer be able to "drop-in" for Wellness Courses. Interested students will be required to do one of the following each semester in order to attend a wellness activity course: (1) Enroll for the specific ISR course (e.g., yoga,...

Tax Free Week at the Bookstore

Tax Free Week at the Bookstore

Shop at the Barry University Bookstore during the Florida Sales Tax Holiday, August 7- August 16, 2015. Save Big With No Tax on: Clothing under $100School Supplies under $15TextbooksComputers/computer equipment under $750 For more information, contact: 305-899-3970

SSW doctoral student selected as CSWE Minority Fellow

SSW doctoral student selected as CSWE Minority Fellow

The Council on Social Work Education (CSWE) has recently chosen Barry University doctoral student Tania Paredes, LCSW, for the organization's Minority Fellowship Program doctoral grant for 2015-16. Supported by a grant from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, the prestigious fellowship aims to mentor and develop the...

Barry's College of Nursing and Health Sciences receives top 20 ranking

Barry's College of Nursing and Health Sciences receives top 20 ranking

Barry University's College of Nursing and Health Sciences recently received a top 20 ranking from CollegeAtlas.org. Florida is home to 159 nursing schools, making this recognition an impressive achievement. Health care is one of Florida's most vibrant industries and it continues to grow. Barry ranked 19 between Bethune-Cookman University and...

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