Allison García

Class of 2017

Allison is a writer, traveler and graphic designer. As a journalist she has worked at some of the most widely-read Wisconsin newspapers - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Wisconsin State Journal and La Communidad - where she wrote features articles for daily reads. Three of her stories won awards in 2017 through the Wisconsin Newspaper Association for best page design, digital project and graphics. The story that inspired her to work for the National Park Service was a full-page feature that highlighted the 2016 centennial. It is her dream to be a communicator for NPS and share with others the beauty of “America’s Best Idea.” She is recent graduate from UW Madison where she studied Journalism & Mass Communication, International Studies, Digital Studies and European Studies.