- Bachelor's: Penn State
Christen Buckley earned her bachelor's degrees in international politics and theatre, with a minor in French and francophone studies, from Penn State in 2012. Before returning to Penn State in 2017, Buckley worked in New York City as a marketing and fundraising strategic consultant for a variety of local and national non-profits. As a master's student at Penn State, Buckley is focusing her studies on media ethics, media effects, public relations/advertising, and nonprofit communications. Buckley is a museum enthusiast and an avid traveler.