Helen Bennett Harvey is the City and State Editor and Social Media Editor at the New Haven Register. She has a B.A. in Economics from the University of Connecticut and a B.A. in Political Science from the University of Connecticut. She is an award-winning news writer, city editor and social media editor for the New Haven Register. She also is a regular presenter of journalism and social media webinars. She is a board member for the Register Fresh Air Fund. She is also an Adjunct Instructor, Southern Connecticut State University where she teaches The Media: Freedom & Power and Basics of Journalism, news writing and reporting.