Sal J. Barry
Sal J. Barry I am a multiplatform journalist, interactive designer...and terrible hockey player. Check out my work.


Interactive Media

News Videos

Ride of Silence
1 minute, 53 seconds

I Am I Creative Showcase
1 minute, 46 seconds

The Case for Net Neutrality
5 minutes, 54 seconds

Print Design

Web Design

AU Sports Memorabilia AU Sports Memorabilia
Responsive Website

C. Semrad & Associates C. Semrad & Associates
Responsive Website

Stateville Speaks Newsletter Buffalo Hockey Beat
Customized WordPress Theme


I am a multiplatform journalist and a web/interactive designer.

In my spare time, I play rec league hockey.

Sal playing hockey

Relevant Experience

Freelance Writer


  • Society of Professional Journalists /
    Chicago Headline Club:
    Best Sports Story in a Magazine (2018)
  • Education

    • DePaul University
      - Master's Degree in Journalism
    • DePaul University
      - Master's Degree in New Media Studies
    • Columbia College
      - Bachelor of Arts in Interactive Multimedia


    • Journalism: News reporting, game stories, opinion columns, product reviews, copy editing
    • Interactive design: creating interactive infographics
    • Social media: Twitter, Facebook, Instagram
    • Content management systems: WordPress, Shopify, Blogger
    • Web page design: HTML, CSS, Dreamweaver, Bootstrap, blog "themeing"
    • Graphic design: Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator
    • Video editing: Premier, Camtasia Studio, Final Cut Pro
    • Web animation: Adobe Animate, ActionScript 2/3, Construct
    • Audio editing: Audacity, Audition
    • Digital photography & digital photo editing

    Contact Me


    LinkedIn Profile