Eliza Smith's Profile

Eliza is a graduate student at the University of Missouri studying magazine writing. She is currently a teaching assistant on the sports desk for the Missourian.

As an undergraduate reporter for the Missourian in 2011, she covered the EF-5 tornado that struck her hometown of Joplin in a series of dispatches. Last summer, she attended a writing workshop on the Greek island of Thassos and learned how to climb goat paths, among other things.

She can be reached at ems7f4@mail.missouri.edu.