Roger White is an Austin-based magazine editor and freelance writer. He has published numerous articles in magazines and newspapers in Texas and throughout the Southwest. White graduated summa cum laude from the University of Texas at Arlington with a journalism major and English minor. He worked as a sportswriter and columnist in Dallas-Fort Worth before moving to Austin to edit a statewide education magazine.
His writing has won various professional and university awards, including Indiana University’s Roy Howard National Award for Public Affairs Reporting, the Press Club of Dallas Katie Award for Magazine Features, Education Writers Association National Special Citation for Education Reporting, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution Ralph McGill National Scholarship, and the Columbia School of Journalism National Award for Column Writing. White writes a weekly humor column, entitled “This Old Spouse,” which appears in several newspapers in Texas. The column is also online at oldspouse.wordpress.com. This blog currently has 1,000 followers and counting