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Become a Captain for THON 2011

It seems like just yesterday that the final total was raised on stage at the end of THON 2010, but the largest student-run philanthropy in the world moves quickly. Applications for select Captain positions have been posted on THON.org this week. THON Captains are in charge of the various projects and events that take place throughout the year and during THON weekend. They report directly to the Overall Committee and many of them oversee committees of their own. Here are the available positions for the spring:

  • Entertainment
    • Archiving/Tech/PR Liaison
    • Production
  • Finance
    • Assistant Treasurer
  • Merchandise
    • Merchandise Technology Captain
  • Public Relations
    • Alternate Media Relations
    • National Media Relations
  • Technology
    • Administrative Assistant
    • Networking
    • Pass System
    • Technology Liaison
    • THINK Developer
    • THON.org Developer

Both online and paper applications (sent to the THON office at 210 HUB) are due by 5:00 on Monday April 19th. For detailed descriptions of all Captain positions, click here.

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Chase Tralka

Chase Tralka is a Senior majoring in Information Sciences and Technology with a minor in Security and Risk Analysis. He is from Northern New Jersey and is involved in far too many organizations to list here. He enjoys photography, cycling, and listening to obscure free jazz music.

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