Sandra graduated from the research M.A. program in 2013 and also holds a bachelor’s degree from UW-Madison with dual majors in journalism and anthropology. After completing the master’s program, she worked in marketing and content strategy for UW-Madison and then relocated to Vienna, Austria, as a freelance writer. She’s now based in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, and is a regular contributor to On Wisconsin magazine, along with other travel and history publications. Visit Sandra’s website at sandraknisely.com.