Barrett Photo Part of Dorothy Day Exhibit | Webster University

Barrett Photo Part of Dorothy Day Exhibit

ST. LOUIS (January 16, 2018) – A photograph taken by School of Communications Professor Bill Barrett was part of the exhibit, "A Catholic Paradox: The Life and Words of Dorothy Day." The exhibit was held at the Metropolitan Pavilion in New York, New York January 12-14, 2018. His Eminence, Timothy Cardinal Dolan, Archbishop of New York, spoke as part of a complimentary presentation.
Dorithy Day with Mother TeresaCardinal Dolan is a native of St. Louis. He served as an auxiliary bishop for three months and was then consecrated a bishop of St. Louis in August 2001.

Barrett’s photo, which was taken in 1979, was of Dorothy Day with Mother Teresa.

Dorothy Day, who lived from November 8, 1897 until November 29, 1980, was an American journalist and activist. She is well known for her role in the Catholic Worker movement.

Professor Bill Barrett has taught at Webster University for almost 25 years.

About the School of Communications

The School of Communications at Webster University prepares students to excel as skilled professionals in the global field of communications. We provide theory and practice in media courses framed within a liberal arts-based curriculum, augmented by personalized mentorship, and professional development opportunities. Sixteen distinct majors are available at the undergraduate level as well as six master’s degrees in diverse fields of communications. We offer BA and MA programs on the Webster campuses in Geneva, Vienna, Leiden, Thailand, and Ghana, as well as in Saint Louis and online.

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With its home campus in St. Louis, Missouri, USA, Webster University ( comprises an action-oriented global network of faculty, staff, students and alumni who forge powerful bonds with each other and with their communities around the globe. Founded in 1915, Webster is a private non-profit university with more than 17,000 students studying at campus locations in North America, Europe, Asia and Africa and in a robust learning environment online. The university is committed to delivering high-quality learning experiences that transform students for global citizenship and individual excellence.