Kate Murphy

“As a News21 fellow I was challenged and inspired everyday. My passion for journalism was revitalized with this incredible opportunity. I was exposed to a variety of cultures, able to uncover stories that haven’t been told and collaborate with others to create work that has never been done before.”

Kate Murphy is a journalist from Sterling, Virginia, with a passion for long-form storytelling and feature writing. She is a senior captain of the Division 1 women’s soccer team at Elon, where she also writes for The Pendulum and interned as a reporter for the Times-News. She is pursuing a career in magazine writing and sports journalism.