Katherine graduated from the IB program at Berkeley High School and will be the first in her family to attend college. At BHS, she plays badminton, is a member of Key Club and Stewards of the Sea, and is a Link Leader. In her spare time, she has volunteered as an academic mentor for the R.I.S.E. summer bridge program and at Berkeley’s animal shelter. Katherine is interested in how human activities affect the environment and plans to earn a degree in Environmental Studies.