Allison Crawford

Digital Producer

A proud native of Murray, Kentucky, Allison grew up roaming the forests of western Kentucky and visiting national parks across the country. She graduated in 2014 from Murray State University where she studied Environmental Sustainability, Television Production, and Spanish. She loves meeting new people, questioning everything, and dancing through the sun and the rain. She hopes to make a positive impact in this world several endeavors at a time.

Allison currently writes for WKMS from Lexington, Kentucky, where she is serving as an Americorps VISTA with the Kentucky Student Environmental Coalition. As a VISTA, she builds KSEC’s capacity to empower students on their campuses and in their communities. KSEC provides training and skill development opportunities to youth because young voices have a place in local, national, and international discussions of environmental issues. 

Ways to Connect

St. Mary School System-Paducah, KY, Facebook

Tracy Ross speaks with Conor Grennan, president and founder of Next Generation Nepal and author of Little Princes, the subject of WKCTC's One Book Read.

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Tracy Ross and Dr. Michael Bordieri discuss ways to treat pain without taking painkillers.

Hopkins County Regional Chamber of Commerce, Facebook

Tracy Ross speaks with Hopkins County Regional Chamber of Commerce President Lee Lingo about the upcoming State of the Cities and County Luncheon as well as progress on Interstate 69 and it’s impact on the region.

Paducah Symphony Orchestra, Facebook

WKMS is broadcasting the Paducah Symphony Orchestra’s March 11 performance this Sunday at 11:00 a.m. George Eldred speaks with Conductor Raffaele Ponti about the concert.

WKMS Staff

As part of an ongoing Sounds Good series meeting Murray State University international students, Matt Markgraf speaks with Karol Adanis Saenz Meneses from Panama City, Panama. She is one of seven Panamanian students studying here as part of a special collaboration with the U.S. Embassy and the Fullbright Association in Panama. They talk about her home country and culture and what she's studying at MSU.

Playhouse in the Park, Facebook

Tracy Ross speaks with Megan Cirak, who plays Truvy in Playhouse in the Park’s Steel Magnolias. The show runs through next weekend.

Murray State University Printmaking, Facebook

Tracy Ross and Nicole Hand-Bryant discuss Murray State University Printmaking's visiting artist program, which hosted Janet Ballweg this week.

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On Sounds Good, Chad Lampe speaks with Dr. Walter Bumphus, CEO of the American Association of Community Colleges and current Murray State University Regent, in the last interview of a series ahead of Thursday’s Presidential Lecture at MSU.


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  Continuing with a series of interviews in advance of Murray State University’s 2017 Presidential Lecture, Chad Lampe speaks with Dr. MarTeze Hammonds, associate dean for diversity and inclusion at Arkansas Tech University, on Sounds Good.

Dr. Hammonds will speak alongside Dr. Walter Bumphus and Dr. Jerry Sue Thornton about diversity and inclusion in higher education at this year’s lecture entitled “We have a dream. Are we living it?”


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This year’s Presidential Lecture at Murray State University is titled “We have a dream. Are we living it?” and features prominent MSU alumni Dr. Jerry Sue Thornton, Dr. MarTeze Hammonds, and Dr. Walter Bumphus. The three will discuss diversity efforts within higher education on March 9. In a series of interviews ahead of the event, Chad Lampe speaks with Dr. Thornton on Sounds Good.

 


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