Saying Goodbye to THON

Saying Goodbye to THON By Chelsea Bauer Well, this is it, my last THON ever as a Penn State student. As surreal as this journey felt, it also had me thinking, “Wow, I wish I got involved sooner.” Unfortunately for me, I joined my first committee during junior year. Looking back as a senior, I

THANK YOU!!

THANK YOU!! The weekend is finally here and THON IS TOMORROW! After preparing all year for the most magical event on campus, it can be overwhelming to realize we will begin our 46-hour dance marathon tomorrow. As we embark on this journey together, Julie and I would like to say thank you to everyone who

46LIVE

46LIVE Our yearlong THON™ efforts would not be fulfilled without the help of 46LIVE documenting our journey and THON Weekend every year. 46LIVE is a student-run organization supported by the Bellisario College of Communications. They live stream Family Carnival and THON Weekend and create profiles of dancers, interview directors, and other behind the scenes videos for the stream.  The primary goal of 46LIVE is produce a livestream that

Why I THON™ – Steph Galetta

Why I THON™ – Steph Galetta Every THON™ volunteer has a unique story of why they became involved in the fight. Whether they chose to attend Penn State to participate in THON or became involved during their senior year, we all experience moments during the THON year which put the year-long effort into perspective and make

THON™ Family Carnival

THON™ Family Carnival The THON™ Family Carnival is a highly anticipated event among THON volunteers, providing them with the opportunity to interact with Four Diamonds children and families before THON weekend.  This year, the event was held on Sunday, December 9 in the White Building. The theme was “Lifetime of Adventure,” encapsulating one of THON’s main goals to

THON™ 5K Presented by PNC

THON™ 5K Presented by PNC Written by Jordan Corley  Content curation by promotions committee members   Penn State campus erupted in laughter, cheers and smiles on Sunday, Oct. 13 as THON™ volunteers, Four Diamond Families, students and community members came together in support of THON™ 5K Presented by PNC participants for their run across campus.   All