Kara Beckman

Student, Cornell University

Kara Beckman is a sophomore at Cornell University majoring in Biological Sciences and minoring in Creative Writing. Since her arrival at Cornell, she has led campaigns for a student organization to fund the installation of water filters in Guatemala, interned for the university newspaper, and worked as a mentor for underprivileged elementary school students. In her free time, she enjoys sketching, reading, and experimenting in the kitchen. You can follow her on Twitter at @KitKat_Kara.