About Modern Extinction

Katherine Liljestrand is an enthusiast for the conservation of endangered species and a firm believer in the protection of biodiversity. She holds a B.A. in biology with a minor in economics and a B.A. in English with a minor in psychology from the University of New Mexico. Katherine will be receiving her J.D. from Georgetown University in May of 2019 and is simultaneously pursuing her M.A. in science writing at Johns Hopkins University. Her favorite species is the giant squid (Architeuthis dux).