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Megan Smith


Megan Smith is a multimedia journalist who has followed her work across the country and ultimately to Washington, D.C. where she currently works at Newsy. Her passions include reading, travel and anything Harry Potter related. Follow her @megan_kristin for news video updates and photos of her lab, Nala.

  Recent Work
White House deputy press secretary Hogan Gidley talks to Newsy at the White House
Newsy Staff/Megan SmithPolitics

Hogan Gidley: Role Of Congress In Denuclearization Depends On Deal

U.S. Sen. Tim Kaine (D) Virginia

Sen. Tim Kaine On Midterms, Confederate Statues And North Korea

Men leave afternoon prayer at a synagogue in Krakow, Poland

Discovering A New Identity: How Krakow's Jewish Population Is Growing

A group marches from Auschwitz to Birkenau extermination camp

Could German Judges Have Done More To Prevent The Holocaust?

A Holocaust survivor speaks with Jewish teens at March of the Living

Study: Two-Thirds Of American Millennials Don't Know What Auschwitz Is

A guard tower at Birkenau extermination camp in Poland

Christian Poles: It's Our Responsibility To Combat Anti-Semitism

Photos of Holocaust victims

Poland Outlaws Blaming The Country For Holocaust Atrocities

Poles protest the current government
Getty ImagesPolitics

Poland Could Lose Voting Rights On European Council

A right-wing nationalist group protests in Warsaw, Poland
All Polish YouthPolitics

Voters Around The World Are Embracing Nationalism

A flag flies outside a protest in Warsaw, Poland

Poland And Its Ever-changing Political Landscape

Rooftop farming
Newsy / Megan SmithSci/Health

Dream Jobs: Rooftop Farmer

Ed Mosberg
Megan SmithU.S.

'Never Forget And Never Forgive': A Holocaust Survivor's Mantra

Irving Roth poses for a school photo after moving to New York following the Holocaust.
Irving RothWorld

Holocaust Survivor Relives Anti-Semitism From Childhood

A cute dog
Newsy / Megan SmithU.S.

Dream Jobs: Doggy Daycare

CIMAvax Vaccine

Excitement, Concern Surround Cancer Vaccine

Holocaust survivor Ed Mosberg awaits the beginning of the March of the Living.
Megan SmithU.S.

Walking Through History: Holocaust Survivors Share Their Stories

President Donald Trump at a press conference with German Chancellor Angela Merkel
Getty ImagesPolitics

Merkel And Macron: Different White House Visits, Similar Goals

Protesters gather outside the Supreme Court
Getty ImagesPolitics

US Supreme Court Hears Travel Ban Case

Presidents Trump and Macron at a joint press conference.
Getty ImagesPolitics

The Crisis In Syria Could Influence The Future Of The Iran Deal

Chance Seales and Charles Thomas
Newsy / Megan SmithU.S.

Dream Jobs: Reclaimed Wood Craftsman

Justin Schuble
Newsy / Megan SmithTech

Dream Jobs: Instagram Food Influencer

Panda at Smithsonian National Zoo
Newsy / Megan SmithSci/Health

Dream Jobs: Panda Keeper

Laurie Gillman and Chance Seales
Newsy / Megan SmithU.S.

Dream Jobs: Independent Bookshop

A young girl protests gun legislation
Megan SmithU.S.

Students Flock To D.C. For The March For Our Lives

Tom Sietsema, Washington Post food critic
Newsy / Megan SmithU.S.

Dream Jobs: Tom Sietsema, Food Critic At The Washington Post

Bread at 'A Baked Joint'

Dream Jobs: Family Bakery

Chance Seales and Judy Kurtz

Dream Jobs: Judy Kurtz, 'In The Know' Columnist At The Hill


Trees: The Original Social Network


Molding Identities Of The Missing