Barry University News
Barry University Sport and Exercise Performance Psychology Expert Available to Comment on the Difference Between Mental Health and Mental Performance
(MIAMI, FL) With the world watching Simone Biles and cheering her on in her pursuit of wellness, Barry University Assistant Professor of Sport and Exercise Performance Psychology Dr. Kimberly Shaffer notes there is an important distinction between mental health and mental performance.
(MIAMI, FL) Dr. Bogdan Daraban, a leader in higher education, an accomplished economist, and skilled administrator, will head Barry University’s Andreas School of Business as Dean, effective August 2, 2021. He comes to Barry from Shenandoah University in Winchester, Virginia, where he served for 14 years, most recently as Associate Dean and...
(MIAMI, FL) Today, members of the Barry University community gathered in front of the university’s Peace Pole on main campus for a moment of prayer and reflection in solidarity with the Cuban people. Against the backdrop of a Cuban flag, University Chaplain Father Cristobal Torres spoke of peace and freedom and the right to human dignity for all.
(MIAMI, FL) Dr. Giselle Elgarresta Rios, Founding Director of the Barry University Institute for Immigration Studies, released the following statement in response to unprecedented protests in Cuba and support in South Florida and across the United States:
Dr. Maria Teahan Named Interim Dean of the Ellen Whiteside McDonnell School of Social Work at Barry University
(MIAMI, FL) Dr. Maria Teahan, a creative and passionate educator with a depth of clinical experience, will lead the Ellen Whiteside McDonnell School of Social Work at Barry University as Interim Dean, effective July 1, 2021.
(MIAMI, FL) As part of its ongoing commitment to promoting vaccination and a return to the pre-pandemic “normal,” Barry University proudly accepted an invitation from the White House and the U.S. Department of Education to participate in the COVID-19 College Vaccine Challenge.
(MIAMI, FL) Dr. Robert Snyder, an established authority in the field of podiatric medicine, will lead Barry University’s School of Podiatric Medicine as Dean, effective May 1, 2021. Dr. Snyder has been serving as Interim Dean since the beginning of the year.
(MIAMI, FL) The events of the past year have brought tremendous challenge and heartbreak, but also innovation, heroism, and a renewed call to fight for equality and social justice. In honor of all Barry University students who have answered the call to serve, who are tireless in their pursuit of social justice, and who have displayed true...
Barry University to Dedicate its New Institute for Immigration Studies Against the Backdrop of the Powerful "Angels Unawares" Sculpture
(Miami, FL) On Tuesday, March 23rd at 2pm, Barry University will formally announce and dedicate its new Institute for Immigration Studies in front of the traveling “Angels Unawares” sculpture currently on display at Bayfront Park. The ceremony will celebrate the founding of the academic center dedicated to the study and understanding of the...
(MIAMI, FL) Dr. Manuel J. Tejeda, an esteemed Professor of Management who previously served as Associate Dean, will lead Barry University’s Andreas School of Business as Interim Dean, effective today, March 15, 2021.