OSU Alumna Kaitlyn Berle is currently in her first year of the Folk Studies Masters Program at Western Kentucky University, working as a Graduate Assistant on the Allen County Folklife and Oral History Project. She received her B.A. in Political Science and English, with a concentration in folklore, in 2011. While at Ohio State, she worked at The Center for Folklore Studies, focusing on the University District Oral History Project and FolkOhio. Her interests include gender studies, narrative, oral history, labor studies, and occupational folklore.