#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!


About Author

Kevin Horne was the editor of Onward State from 2012-2014 and currently holds the position of Managing Editor Emeritus, which is a fake title he made up. He graduated from Penn State with degrees journalism and political science in 2014 and is currently seeking his J.D. at the Penn State Dickinson School of Law. A third generation Penn Stater from Williamsport, Pa., Kevin is also the president of the graduate student government. Email: [email protected]

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