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Classes beginning at 4pm today on the WKU Bowling Green campus are canceled. ALL Thursday and Friday classes on all campuses are also canceled. Online classes will proceed as scheduled. WKU offices will be closed on Thursday, with essential personnel reporting.

WKU Owensboro closed at noon today (Wed., 3/4).

WKU Glasgow evening classes that begin at 5 pm today will be canceled and the WKU Glasgow campus will close at 7 pm.

WKU Elizabethtown-Fort Knox campus will close today at 3 pm and will remain closed Thurs., Fri, and Sat., March 5-7.

Should inclement weather make travel hazardous, residence halls will remain open until Saturday. Follow WKU Housing & Residence Life for updates.

The high school regional basketball tournament games scheduled for tonight have been canceled. Games will be rescheduled for Friday/Saturday. Follow WKU News for the latest updates. #WKUAlert

Department of Communication Staff - Gayle Allison

Gayle Allison, M.A.

Gayle Allison, M.A.


Office:  FAC 143
Phone:  270-745-5145


Business Communication, Leadership and Business Etiquette, and Political Involvement.


Gayle Allison has a bachelor’s degree in business and a master’s degree in Communication from Western Kentucky University (WKU).  She also has certifications in both human resources and leadership.  Allison has taught communication classes (public speaking, interpersonal, interviewing and patterns for a successful career for fourteen years at WKU, Owenboro Community College and Daymar College.  Other duties at WKU include helping to develop the Communication Success Center (CSC) and directing its daily operations.

Besides her teaching career, Allison developed and directed the marketing and training departments for a large healthcare organization as well as worked as a business development consultant.  Her career also includes work in manufacturing and tourism.

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 Last Modified 9/25/14