Mariana Munoz

Staff Writer

Mariana Munoz is a journalism sophomore from Brownsville, Texas. She loves languages and speaks English, Spanish, French and German. Her hobbies include going to concerts, watching documentaries and other nerdy stuff. Mariana's career goals include going into music journalism and the management of music festivals.

This is Mariana's first semester with Longhorn Life. You can find her on Facebook here, and Twitter here.

As appealing as sitting around and watching Netflix all summer long may sound, you could have a more memorable one if you stay productive.

There are many options to choose from when it comes to weight loss methods, but lately, one of them has had the attention of many.

 It’s nice to be able to wind down and enjoy a cup of coffee, but with so many shops around Austin to choose from, it’s hard to find one that provides both good coffee and a unique experience.

We asked Art History professor Dr. Jeffrey Smith about his experience living on his own during college.

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It’s clear that admission to a concert has become, in some cases, more expensive than rent. So what exactly is the deal with these prices, where does your money go and why do people keep buying?