Katharine is a senior at the College of William and Mary majoring in English with a minor in marketing. She is a former Smithsonian's National Zoo intern and currently works as a student correspondent with Virginia Sea Grant. On campus, Katharine works as a consultant at the Writing Resources Center and serves in the mental health branch of Health Outreach Peer Educators. She is also a trained SafeZone ally and recently started volunteering at The Haven, a safe space for sexual assault survivors on campus. After graduation, Katharine looks forward to combining her passions for writing and wildlife advocacy into a career, as well as adopting her first dog.