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What Can You Do With A Degree In Folklore?

FOLK_lrgYou can do just about anything with a degree in folklore!

As part of the College of Arts and Sciences, the Folklore Program is committed to mentoring students as they build the elemental skills that employers want: communications, analysis, problem-solving and resourcefulness.

Flexing His “Mental Muscles”

Will Ritter (English, Folklore, ’06) credits his specialization in folklore with helping him land a job as a literature teacher.    
Mandy Gettler

Language Learning? There’s An App For That

Mandy Gettler (English, Folklore, ’08) has an aptitude for storytelling which helps her work with students on language studies.    

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