Sara Tapfer

Sara Tapfer

Writer

Sara Tapfer is a freshman studying advertising and German. Originally from California, Sara loves to travel (especially in Europe) and explore the world through food, art and literature. This is her first year with Longhorn Life, and she hopes to one day own her own advertising agency specializing in international ads.

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