Posted on Oct 2, 2018 in Alumni News and News
Watch the video below to hear alumna Sarah Smarsh at her book reading and talk at Lawrence’s Liberty Hall. Read additional coverage in issue No. 5, 2018, of Kansas Alumni magazine.
Journalist Sarah Smarsh, c’03, j’03, brought her 12-city book tour for Heartland: A Memoir of Working Hard and Being Broke in the Richest Country on Earth to Lawrence’s Liberty Hall Sept. 25. The southeastern Kansas native discussed the role education—including her time at KU—played in her drive to escape poverty while remaining true to the place she calls home.