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[Photo Story]: Star Wars Characters Pay A Visit To THON 2017

Some Star Wars favorites stopped by the floor during some THON 2017 down time. Their appearance certainly shook things up and gave everyone on the floor some energy. During their time on the floor, Darth Vader and the Storm Troopers took some time to pose with volunteers, dancers, and THON children alike.

Everyone on the floor was excited to see their Star Wars favorites. (Photo: Joe Whitman)
A Dancer Relations Committee Member posing with his Storm Trooper squad. (Photo: Joe Whitman)
Darth Vader has nothing on this young Jedi. (Photo: Joe Whitman)
Folks dressed in Star Wars costumes were a hot commodity for #FTK photo ops on the floor. (Photo: Joe Whitman)
Judging by his sticker, this Storm Trooper is clearly #FTK. (Photo: Joe Whitman)
Some dueling lightsabers on the floor of the BJC. (Photo: Joshua Lee).
The force wasn’t strong with this one. (Photo: Steffen Blanco)
The Storm Troopers oversaw THON activities on the floor. (Photo: Joshua Lee).
The whole squad paused to get a picture together at THON 2017. (Photo: Steffen Blanco)

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Katie Klodowski

Katie is a senior from Pittsburgh, PA and a retired editor at Onward State. Currently, she works as a staff writer. True to her hometown, she is a fan of Steel City sports but also uses her ballet and music training to be a tough critic of all things artsy. The fastest ways to her heart are through pizza, sushi, and a solid taste in music (this means no Taylor Swift). To be constantly razzle-dazzled, follow her on all social media forms at @KatieKlodowski


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