Kristin Gjelaj


Kristin is a rising junior at Penn State studying both Journalism and Spanish. She is from the New York City area. She is currently web writer for VALLEY. When she's not writing, she's probably printing out motivational girl boss quotes to cover her wall or day dreaming about her next travel destination.

People Sick vs. Home Sick


Homesick: a term that every college administration warns you of, every student tries to prevent and every parent consoles. Maybe this adjustment change that’s been feared and engraved in our brains since the Common App days have led some to be misdiagnosed. Maybe, instead, you’re people sick.