Ben Smith is a rising senior at the University of North Carolina
at Chapel Hill where he is double majoring in political science and
history with an American concentration.
He is the executive vice president of his conservative club on
campus. After writing for six months for his school’s conservative
magazine, he became a senior staff writer and co-editor of the
corresponding online blog.
Ben’s passion to expose liberal bias within UNC’s student congress
and school newspaper have made him the target of several personal
attacks. However, these attacks only push him to continue his
Ben also participates in North Carolina Students for Life, as well
Excellence Through Mentoring, which mentors first semester
Upon graduating from UNC, Ben hopes to move to Washington, D.C.,
and continue to work in the Conservative Movement.