The Alumni Association of Immaculata University has selected Mary Carol Barringer, a Honey Brook resident, as the 20-06 recipient of the Alumnae/i Medal. This medal is presented in recognition of outstanding volunteer service and support to Immaculata University.
Barringer, a continuing education student, graduated from Immaculata in 1982 with a bachelor of science in home economics and early childhood education. Along with her husband, Dick, Barringer has steadfastly supported Immaculata in the years since her graduation, do-nating both time and mo-ney to the university.
She and Dick regularly support Immaculata's buil-ding projects and frequently attend the university's art show, theater productions and musical events.
For a considerable am-ount of time, Barringer has served on Immaculata Un-iversity's Board of Gover-nors. She has been a strong and effective leader in important volunteer activities at Immaculata, serving as a member and chairperson of the Alumni Fundraising Committee, chairperson of the Ame-thyst Ball and co-chairperson of Amethyst Ni-ght and chairperson of the Car Show.
Barringer has also fai-thfully served as a member of the annual Art Show Committee and the Homecoming Committ-ee. Additionally, she ser-ved on a committee char-ged with determining the feasibility of admitting men into the College of Undergraduate Studies.
Also important to her is Hopewell Methodist Church, where she is an active member of the congregation.