Megan Smith

Megan Smith

Writer

 Megan Smith is a junior studying magazine journalism. She is also minoring in government and women & gender studies. Originally from Houston, Texas, she is a self-proclaimed "politics junkie" and can always be found watching CNN.

Megan loves working with kids, volunteering and working for human rights issues. In the future, she hopes to be a political writer for Vanity Fair.

That one person in the all-silent library causing a scene by opening a bag of chips? Don't be him. Try Megan Smith's almond blueberry muffins, and avoid irritating an entire room during finals.

One of Austinites' favorite holiday season traditions, the Trail of Lights, returns after a two-year, funding-related hiatus. 

Navigate Fun Fun Fun Fest with the festival-inspired app for iPhone and Android users. 

Longhorn Life brings nightlife cocktails into the comfort of your home. Sit back, kick up your feet and try this recipe for sparkling peach sangria or non-alcoholic apple mint cider.

Cook to impress with these recipes for turkey pinwheels and a flavorful Greek pasta salad.  This meal is just what you need to cure those end-of-summertime blues.

Summer might be coming to a close, but the weather is still warm and perfect for a gourmet outdoor picnic.  Gather your friends for a trip to Zilker Park or plan a romantic date for two. Cook to impress with these recipes for tasty turkey pinwheels and flavorful Greek pasta salad.  Simple but classy, this meal is just what you need to cure those end-of-summertime blues.