Samantha Mathewson is a junior majoring in Communications with a double minor in Photography and Environmental Science at the University of New Haven. She is from Saratoga, New York.
Samantha became involved with The Charger Bulletin as a freshman, knowing she wanted to later pursue a career in the Journalism field. She started out writing weekly on-campus news articles, and taking pictures of various events, then later branched out to other sections of the newspaper to cover everything ranging from opinions, to sports or entertainment. During her sophomore year she became a copy editor for the 2012-2013 school year, and was appointed Assistant Editor for the 2013-2014 school year.
Samantha is also a member of the Women’s Cross Country and Indoor and Outdoor Track and Field teams, photography club, on-campus sports events film crew, Elm City Review, the Lambda Pi Eta Communications Honors Society, and the Chi Alpha Sigma Connecticut Beta Chapter of the National College Athlete Honor Society. Samantha is also a note taker on campus for students with disabilities.
Samantha plans to pursue a career in travel writing and photography.