Rachel Stark


Rachel Stark



Rachel Stark earned a bachelor's in public relations and an master's in media research from the University in Memphis in 2019 and 2021 before coming to Penn State to pursue a Ph.D. Her goal is to become a professor and her research interests include LGBTQ+ studies, social media activism, health communication, and representation in pop culture.

She is currently social media co-chair for AEJMC's Graduate Student Interest Group. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her partner and hiking.