Karsta Lowe: Radical Acceptance

Credit: Katherine Taylor
Savanna Collins
Jul 12, 2022

Karsta Lowe is a professional volleyball player, Olympic medalist, and All-American.

Lowe is a six-year member of the U.S. Women’s National Team and helped Team USA claim bronze medals at the 2016 Rio Olympic Games. She also won gold medals in the 2019 Pan American Cup, the 2016 NORCECA Olympic Qualification Tournament, the 2015 FIVB World Grand Prix, and the 2015 NORCECA Championship.

Lowe graduated from UCLA in 2015 with a bachelor’s degree in geography and environmental studies and later took a break from playing with Team USA to pursue a Master’s degree in landscape architecture.

In her talk, Lowe shares her struggle with mental health and how she has found healing.

You can watch her full TEDxBoston talk below.

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