"Rising Star" Courtney Baker
Bachelor's in Political Science (2012)
The Department's 2017 "Rising Star" award goes to Courtney Baker, who grew up in Rochester, New York. Halfway through her senior year of high school, she moved to Stillwater, Oklahoma when her parents were offered jobs at OSU. She made the decision to attend OSU and majored in Political Science at OSU, with a minor in Leadership Studies. She studied abroad twice during her time at OSU traveling to Egypt and Spain.