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Play Jeopardy At The THON Museum In The BJC

Sitting in an alcove outside Section 107 is a chance to take a stroll down memory lane with THON. The dance marathon at Penn State dates back to 1973, and you better believe the museum has its history correct to the very beginning.

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You can come check out the history of THON in pictures.

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You can come check out articles about THON in the news over the years. Note to the museum: Onward State should be on there.

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Ever wonder about the origins of the THON line dance? You can find out at the museum.

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When you’re all done checking out the history of THON, play Jeopardy and test your knowledge.

Head down to the alcove outside section 107 and see for yourself.

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Steve Connelly

Steve Connelly is a senior majoring in PR and an editor for Onward State. He is a proud native of the state of New Jersey, and yes, he is literal trash. He is a soccer fan, nap enthusiast, and chicken tender connoisseur. He tries to be a photographer sometimes despite one of his photos inspiring the name of his future sports bar, the Blurry Zamboni. You can follow him on Twitter @slc2o (feel free to slide), email him at [email protected], or come say hi to him in his office, the Irving's basement.

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