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Changing their World through Compassion and Action: Prep’s “Upstander” Campaign Looks to Show Students Where They Can be the Difference

Published in the Boston Archdioceses’ “Pilot” Newspaper, January 2017 Edition

This past summer, in preparation for their senior year, more than 140 members of St. John’s Prep’s Class of 2017 participated in the annual Prep Leadership Institute at Rivier University in Nashua, NH. 583 more words

Carolyn Barrett

The Business of Sharing Warmth

Posted to St. John’s Preparatory School website on 01/03/2017. Featured in their winter alumni newsletter. 

Since the start of 2016, Maxwell Perry ‘15 has donated more than 800 weatherproofed blankets to Boston area homeless shelters through his one for one non-profit organization Beantown Blankets. 929 more words

Carolyn Barrett

THE Skinny Newsletter

Below is a sample of the “THE Skinny,” the newsletter I wrote during my internship with Equalman Studios which was published to Socialnomics. To read directly from Socialnomics, click  590 more words

Professional Writing

The Queen Among Queens

*Published in Vol. 4 of Fools Magazine

Photo by: Mary Mathis

Clothes from another generation meet recycled bright blue eyeshadows and rosy red blushes – all in the name of embracing femininity. 983 more words

Iowa City

Girl Gone (Wild) Workforce

*Published in Vol. 3 of Fools Magazine
*Name has been changed for anonimity

Photo and design by: Mary Mathis and Kenyon Ellsworth, respectively

I was late to my interview with… 1,284 more words

Professional Writing

Dialogue: From Good to Great

What characters say can be just as important as what they do. I know we say that actions speak louder than words, but you’d be amazed how much dialogue can do for your story when it’s done well. 712 more words