Allison K. Tracy

Oral Historian, Stanford Historical Society

(650) 387-7437

In my position for the Stanford Historical Society, I conduct interviews with Stanford faculty and staff, train and work with Society volunteers, and advise the Society on professional standards and best practices for oral history. I work closely with the University Archives, which archives all of the Society's interviews.


  • MA, Oral History, Columbia University.
  • BA, Sociology and English Literature, University of Nevada, Reno.

Professional activities 

Oral History Association
Education Committee (2010-present)
Program Committee (2012 and 2013)
Southwest Oral History Association
Scholarship Committee (2011-2013)

Selected Publications 

We Were All Athletes: Title IX and Women's Athletics at the University of Nevada. Reno: UNOHP, 2011. Co-editor

A Candle in the Night: Basque Studies at the University of Nevada, 1967-2007. Reno: UNOHP, 2007. Assistant Editor