Barbara Harvey

Barbara is a master's student at UC Berkeley's Graduate School of Journalism, where she studies new media. She holds an undergraduate degree in journalism from Sacramento State, where she served as editor of the award-winning student newspaper, The State Hornet. She previously interned with The Sacramento Bee.


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