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THON Featured on Good Morning America

In what has become an annual tradition in recent years, THON was featured on Good Morning America this morning. Seven Penn State students and volunteers, including PR Director Dana Giacobello, joined GMA this morning to talk THON three days before the big weekend.

Lara Spencer, a Penn State graduate and former THON dancer, is a current Good Morning America host and helped lead the discussion. There was so much Penn State love on the set that one of the show’s behind the scenes producers, a recent Penn State alumna, was called out in front of the camera. The discussion was topped off with a live 2013 Line Dance performance.

Unfortunately, the video won’t embed, but you can check it out here. Skip to 7:30 for the THON stuff.

We dance in three!

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Kevin Horne

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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Staff Picks: Grabbing A Drink With A Prominent Penn Stater

If you had the chance to hear about Penn State from (or throw down at a State College bar for a night with) some of its most prominent figures, who would you want to grab a beer with?

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