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Homecoming Week Kicks Off Sunday

Homecoming 2010 kicks off tomorrow with the 2nd annual Homecoming 5K starting from the IM Building at 12pm. Registration begins at the corner of Curtin and University Drive  at 11am.

Festivities continue in Rec Hall on Sunday night with the Homecoming Dance Competition at 7 p.m. The competition will feature performances from Whiplash, Vole, Fusion Dance, and the Urban Dance Troupe. The winner of the competition will perform at the Homecoming Pep Rally, on Friday at 9.

Following the Dance Competition, pop rock band Boys Like Girls will put on a show sponsored by the Student Programming Association.

Lisha Brown, Homecoming Special Events Director, believes the mix of the dance organizations and Boys Like Girls will create a fun night for Penn State students.“This is a great way for the dance organizations to showcase their talent and a fun night for students to come out and see not only great performances from the dancers, but also from Boys Like Girls,” said Brown.

Onward State will be at the concert, check back on Monday for pictures and thoughts.

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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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