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Barry University Announces New Student Success Initiatives Seeded by a $1.5 Million Anonymous Donation

Barry University Announces New Student Success Initiatives Seeded by a $1.5 Million Anonymous Donation

(Miami, FL) Barry University has launched The Barry University Opportunity Fund and an Opportunity Scholarship program, two related initiatives that will help make a Barry University education possible for deserving students. These new programs will become the university’s highest priority for advancement efforts going forward.

The 2020 Barry University Nun Run is Saturday, February 15

The 2020 Barry University Nun Run is Saturday, February 15

(MIAMI, FL) The Barry University Nun Run will take place on Saturday, February 15th. In honor of Barry’s founders, the Adrian Dominican Sisters, runners are encouraged to wear a nun’s habit. The race keeps with the Barry University 2019-2020 theme “Transforming Lives for a Greater Tomorrow” by promoting wellness both on campus and in the...

Barry University to Honor Leaders in Government, Education, Politics and Industry with Distinguished Alumni Awards

Barry University to Honor Leaders in Government, Education, Politics and Industry with Distinguished Alumni Awards

(Miami, FL) On Thursday, February 13, 2020 Barry University will honor the accomplishments of distinguished alumni who are leaders in their field and the community. These Barry graduates embody the university’s mission of transforming the world in a meaningful way and its core commitments to seeking knowledge and truth, fostering an inclusive...

Barry professor Dr. Maurizio Giannotti awarded NASA-funded grant to analyze star in the Orion Constellation

Barry professor Dr. Maurizio Giannotti awarded NASA-funded grant to analyze star in the Orion Constellation

MIAMI (Dec. 6, 2019) – Dr. Maurizio Giannotti, a professor of physics in Barry University's College of Arts and Sciences, has been awarded a NASA-funded grant to analyze a star called Betelgeuse in the Orion Constellation. The grant is in collaboration with MIT Assistant Professor Kerstin Perez and Caltech scientist Brian Grefenstette. The...

Barry University announces 2020 Distinguished Alumni Award recipients

Barry University announces 2020 Distinguished Alumni Award recipients

MIAMI, FL (Dec. 5, 2019) – Barry University has announced the ten alumni who will be honored for their outstanding achievements and contributions to society at the Distinguished Alumni Awards on Feb. 13, 2020, at the Shepard & Ruth K. Broad Center for the Performing Arts at Barry University. Each year, Distinguished Alumni Awards are...

Barry University to celebrate inauguration of seventh president on Nov. 13

Barry University to celebrate inauguration of seventh president on Nov. 13

MIAMI (Oct. 30, 2019) — Barry University will celebrate the inauguration of its seventh president, Dr. Mike Allen, during an installation ceremony on Wednesday, Nov. 13, at 10 a.m. in the Shepard & Ruth K. Broad Performing Arts Center on Barry's main campus. Allen's inauguration is part of a series of events taking place during Founders' Week,...

Zuzana Zajickova receives Fulbright U.S. Scholar Award to Czech Republic in chemistry

Zuzana Zajickova receives Fulbright U.S. Scholar Award to Czech Republic in chemistry

MIAMI (Oct. 1, 2019) - The U.S. Department of State and the J. William Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board are pleased to announce that Zuzana Zajickova, professor of chemistry and chair of Department of Physical Sciences at Barry University has received a Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program award to Czech Republic in chemistry. Zajickova will research...

David Kopp named Associate Vice Provost for Extended Learning at Barry University

David Kopp named Associate Vice Provost for Extended Learning at Barry University

MIAMI [Oct. 1, 2019] — Dr. David Kopp has been named associate vice provost for extended learning at Barry University. Kopp, who formerly served as professor and associate dean in Barry's Adrian Dominican School of Education, assumed his new role Oct. 1. The associate vice provost for extended learning is responsible for the operational oversite...

Bernadine Douglas named Vice President for Institutional Advancement at Barry University

Bernadine Douglas named Vice President for Institutional Advancement at Barry University

MIAMI [Sept. 19, 2019] — Barry University has announced that Bernadine Douglas has been appointed Vice President for Institutional Advancement. She will begin her new role effective Nov. 1. As Vice President for Institutional Advancement, Douglas will: lead the development of a strategic plan for the area of Institutional Advancement; direct the...

Barry University’s Andreas School of Business earns extended AACSB Accreditation seal

Barry University’s Andreas School of Business earns extended AACSB Accreditation seal

MIAMI (Sept. 12, 2019) – Barry University's Andreas School of Business has obtained extended accreditation by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB-International). AACSB, a global nonprofit founded in 1916, has only accredited 5% of the business colleges worldwide, which have applied and met the organization's...

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