On The Cover

Celebrating Barry's
International Reach

Founding Focus
A week of festivities

Support System
Students overcome obstacles to succeed

College Bound
Reaching a new generation

Spring 2014

Campus Currents I Spotlight On Sports I Barry Beat I Features

At a Glance

As of fall 2013, Barry is home to 9,030 undergraduate and graduate students–513 of whom are international, representing 80 different countries. Saudi Arabia leads the way with 94 students, followed by The Bahamas with 78, Venezuela with 35 and France with 26.


Sister Linda Bevilacqua, OP, PhD

Vice President for Institutional Advancement
and External Affairs

Sara B. Herald, J.D.

Managing Editor

Emilie Wernick

News Editors

Jessica Alexandre
Gladys Amador
Jeff LaLiberte

Art Director

Artis Design Group


Jessica Alexandre
Gladys Amador
Sara Pauline Burke
David Carden
Sean Foreman, PhD
Sister Elíse Garcia
Brett Klein
Jeff LaLiberte
Walter Villa
Rebecca Wakefield
Emilie Wernick

Photography & Illustration

The School Superintendents Association
CBS Broadcasting, Inc.
Sara Pauline Burke
Jeff LaLiberte
Carlos Paillacar
Bacheler Jean Pierre
Bob Smith
Emilie Wernick


Bellak Color Graphics, Inc.

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