Sylvia Butanda is a freshman journalism major. Originally from Brownsville, Texas, she likes to follow several television shows. She loves to shop (online and off) and watch movies. This is her second semester working for Longhorn Life.
She loves Austin's music scene, friendly people and the fact that there is always somewhere new to eat. In the future, she wants to pursue a career in magazine or newspaper journalism and hopes to work for a national publication, preferably one relating the U.S. Hispanic community.