Sr. Barbara McEneany, O.P.

Phone: (845) 848-4031

After completing a year of study in the Dominican House of Studies in Rome, Italy, Sr. Barbara came to Dominican College as Director of Campus Ministry in the fall of 1988. Sr. Barbara earned her Bachelor’s Degree from Dominican College in Elementary Education and her Master’s Degree in Education from the City University of New York.

As Director of Campus Ministry at Dominican College, Sr. Barbara works to imbue the campus with religious values and services through planning religious celebrations, interfaith services, religious retreats, as well as providing pastoral counseling to members of the Dominican College Community.
Sr. Barbara encourages outreach on the part of the students to meet community needs on and off the campus.

Some organizations that Sister Barbara has been involved with are: Big Brothers Big Sisters Mentoring Organization of Rockland County, Outreach to the Early Childhood Center for Migrant Children in Goshen, N.Y., Midnight Runs, United Way Day of Caring in Rockland, Fall and Spring Blood Drives at Dominican College.

Sr. Barbara has received the following awards:

  • She was been inducted into the Dominican College’s Athletic Hall of Fame in 1999 for service
  • She has received the 50th Anniversary Medal in 2002 for Significant Contribution to Dominican College in the area of Service.
  • She was awarded the Big Brother Big Sister Education Award in 2003 in recognition of her vision and commitment to Rockland’s Youth
  • Creation of the Annual Sister Barbara McEneany School Spirit Award in 2007 by the Resident Assistant Association of Dominican College
  • She was inducted into the Dominican Alumni Hall of Achievement for Leadership in 2010

Sr. Barbara resides in St. Dominic’s Convent in Blauvelt, N. Y.