PSU news by
Penn State's student blog

Topics

About

Larger Than Life: Fat Heads at THON

THON 2013 is well underway and crowds (and I mean CROWDS) of people are filling the BJC to show their support for the devoted dancers. Letter cutouts are a staple necessity, but holding up fat heads of dancers and celebs is a popular trend seen this year among those standing in the stands. If you’re as illiterate as me when it comes to reading Greek symbols, these fat heads are HEROES to find your organization this weekend.

Here are some of the fat heads in attendance this year at THON 2013:

FOTO THON

FOTO came prepared with fat heads for not one, but five people!

 DSC00834

Above, members of the Phi Chi Theta Fraternity show their support for four of their dancers. Beautiful smiles, ladies!

Zeta Psi THON

Zeta Psi chose to have none other than Dwight from The Office join them in their section!

 Nick Cage THON

And of course, THON 2013 wouldn’t be complete without an appearance by Nicholas Cage. This one’s my personal favorite. Good work to the brothers of the Phi Sigma Kappa fraternity!

With the magnificence of these fat heads, I can only hope that one day there will be 710 fat heads smiling down on the floor. A bit much? Never.

About the Author

Yuka Narisako

Yuka legally immigrated to the United States via airplane in 1996 from the small island nation of Japan. Since then she has migrated throughout the country and now identifies herself as a senior majoring in Architectural Engineering. The Shandygaff is her Happy Place, though she was once kicked out of the establishment after breaking her shoe and screaming “I LOVE DAY DRINKING. I’M HAVING FUN.” Yuka is overly enthusiastic about life in general, but especially Ja Rule, Halloween, and the puffy black vest she purchased from the Gap. You can reach her at [email protected], or through Twitter @yukahontass.

Comments

More by Yuka

You’re Not Embarrassing, You’re Just Fun: Yuka Narisako’s Senior Column

I’ve spent the last five years at Penn State, not because I failed a handful of classes, but because I chose my major somewhat blindly not realizing it was a five year program until after I submitted my application. Five years later, I’m about to get a bachelor’s, a master’s, and a minor over the course of one weekend.

Penn Stater Eliraz Katz Wins National Powerlifting Championship

Men’s Gymnastics To Host Big Ten Championships This Weekend

Athletics

Incoming Penn State Track & Field Athlete Kristian Marche Shot To Death In Philadelphia

The incident surrounding Marche’s death is “under investigation,” according to the Philadelphia police department.

Former Women’s Gymnastics Coach Files Lawsuit Against Penn State Over Handling Of Abuse Allegations

Men’s Soccer Trio, Reading United Win PDL Eastern Conference Title, Fall Short Of National Championship

Penn State Hockey’s Evan Barratt, Aarne Talvitie Participate In World Junior Summer Showcase

Ally McHugh Wins 400 Medley National Championship

Student Life

Girirajan Lab Seeks To Bridge The Gap Between Fly And Human Genomes

The lab uses a combination of human genomics, computational biology, and functional studies, using Drosophila and human cell lines, to understand the risks caused by genetic mutations and to grasp how gene disruption leads to altered neurodevelopment.

Join Onward State: Fall 2018 Application

Pennharmonics To Hold 25th Anniversary Reunion Concert

Plans Submitted For New KFC In State College

Developers have submitted preliminary land development plans to build a new KFC restaurant at 1780 S. Atherton St. in State College.

Join Onward State: Fall 2018 Application

Onward State is hiring for the fall semester and we’d love to have you join us.

Incoming Penn State Track & Field Athlete Kristian Marche Shot To Death In Philadelphia

The incident surrounding Marche’s death is “under investigation,” according to the Philadelphia police department.

Be the first to know

  • Top posts and the best Penn State stories

Thank you for subscribing.

Something went wrong.

Madden NFL 19 Ratings For Nittany Lions

For the second consecutive year, Sean Lee is the highest-rated Nittany Lion in the Madden video game.

Send this to a friend