Teacher remembered for her passion and empathy


Phyllis Barnatt was a Journalism professor at Niagara College for more than 25 years.

The Niagara College community is mourning the death of former faculty member Phyllis Barnatt.

The Welland Tribune has reported that Barnatt died on August 12 at the age of 60 after a battle with melanoma. View the article posted by The Tribune on August 15: Teacher remembered for her passion and empathy. 

The article features comments from Journalism program coordinator Charles Kopun, Journalism professor Paul Dayboll, former faculty member Gary Erb, as well as Barnatt’s former students.

Barnatt was a journalism professor at the College for more than 25 years before she retired in September 2016.  View article posted to InsideNC in September 2016  here: Journalism prof Phyllis Barnatt retires her red pen


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