Megan Darnley is a first year joint Ph.D. student in Public Policy. Her area of interest in political science is in political philosophy and in public management and education in public policy. She is originally from Massachusettes and moved to Indiana for her M.P.A. at the School of Public and Environtmental Affairs in 2015. Before coming to IU, she studied math and philosophy at Trinity College in Hartford. In her spare time, she enjoys running, swimming, any outdoor activities, and whipping up baked goods.