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about 8 months ago

#THON14 Dominating Social Media, Trending in Japan

Anytime 15,000 people gather in the same place for the same event, there’s bound to be a plethora of social media fodder. Add in the fact that the Penn State community has an incredibly robust social media presence, and it’s a recipe for success.

Take, for instance, these trends maps from the Eastern United States and Pennsylvania:



As if that wasn’t impressive enough, check out this trend map of Japan:


Keep dancing and keep Tweeting, Penn State!

THON - The IFC/Panhellenic Dance Marathon (THON), the most ubiquitous event on campus, has been in existence since 1973. THON currently benefits the Four Diamonds Fund at the Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center Children’s Hospital and has raised over $100,000,000 since its inception. Read more