Kara Dempsey is involved in other school activities including Track and Field and Voice for the Nameless. She throws shot put and discus and is a captain on the track team as well. One of her hobbies is making friendship bracelets. Her favorite memory was going on a service trip to South Africa in 2016. She likes writing for the Westerner because it gives her opportunities to talk to new people, especially in seeking professional opinions through interviews. Her favorite celebrity is Harry Styles.