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Rich Barlow

Rich Barlow, Senior Writer, BU Today, Bostonia, Boston UniversitySenior Writer


Rich Barlow is a senior writer at BU Today and Bostonia magazine. Perhaps the only native of Trenton, N.J., who will volunteer his birthplace without police interrogation, he graduated from Dartmouth College, spent 20 years as a small-town newspaper reporter, and is a former Boston Globe religion columnist, book reviewer, and occasional op-ed contributor. His most enjoyable assignment so far is being father to Kieran.