Tess Petak


Tess Petak is VALLEY's editor-in-chief and has been on staff for three years! She is a senior majoring in public relations, while minoring in theater and digital media trends and analytics. Tess is also involved in Ed2010 and THON. Tess likes writing, styling, singing, shopping and hanging with her amazing friends and family.

Fashion Influenced


In our society, a lot of influential figures impact our decisions, how we act, and even what we wear. Whether you realize it or not, a lot of people play a role in how you dress.

One in a Million


Senior film major and theatre minor Tracy Knittel is one in a million – or one in 46,000 undergrad. Valley got the chance to talk with the accomplished, young filmmaker.

Red Carpet to Real Life


When filing through your closet or scrolling through the endless pages of online shopping, think of these trends and the celebrities who brought them to life, and they’ll serve as your guide to the magical world of fashion.