Kathryn Augustine

Kathryn Augustine, TripSavvy Intern

Lives In

Boston, Massachusetts


  • Northwestern University

Kathryn Augustine is an intern with TripSavvy and joined the team in January 2022.


  • Kathryn Augustine is a fourth-year journalism student at Northwestern University. 
  • At the Daily Northwestern, she has been an opinion columnist, audio reporter, and feature writer. On top of that, Kathryn served as Assistant Opinion Editor and Opinion Editor. 
  • She is adept at content creation and has developed research-backed copy, blogs, and social media posts for law firms, non-profit organizations, and marketing agencies. 
  • Kathryn is also an essay consultant for high school seniors applying to colleges and universities. Her students have been accepted to schools such as Brown University, Yale University, and the University of Pennsylvania, among many others.


Kathryn is a writer and editor from Boston, Massachusetts who is based in Chicago, Illinois. She writes primarily about lifestyle, women’s issues, mental health, and social justice. When she’s not writing, editing or taking courses, she enjoys reading, running, and spending time with her dog.


Kathryn is pursuing a Bachelor of Science in Journalism, a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology, and a minor in Legal Studies at Medill’s School of Journalism, Media, Integrated Marketing Communications of Northwestern University. Outside of her coursework, she has written for campus publications such as the Daily Northwestern, North by Northwestern, and Spoon University. She was also on Northwestern’s Club Crew team and a peer educator for Sexual Health and Assault Peer Educators (SHAPE).

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