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Atlas, ZTA & ATO Top THON 2018 Fundraisers

Every organization who participates in THON deserves recognition for its dedication and activities, but some organizations rank among the top fundraisers nearly every year — and they prefer to keep it that way.

THON 2018 Raises $10,151,663 For The Kids

No matter what the total is, 707 dancers stood for 46 hours this weekend in the fight against pediatric cancer, and that’s something all 16,000 THON volunteers should be proud of.

Family Hour Reminds Us Why We THON

One day we will dance in celebration. Today, we dance for the families.

Homecoming Announces 2018 Theme: Guide State Forward

This year’s Homecoming week will be held from October 7-13, a welcome change from last year’s mid-November celebration.

Tally Sepot Memorial Award Presented At THON 2018

“She did things her way — which wasn’t always my way — but it was one with style, enthusiasm, and love for life, that left an impression on everyone she’s met.”

Courtney O’Bryan Award Presented At THON

A member of Sigma Delta Tau sorority, Courtney participated in canning trips, the THON 5K, sending THONvelopes, and countless other FTK events and activities before her untimely death when she was just a freshman.

While You Were Sleeping: What Happened At The BJC Overnight

Here’s what you should know about everything you missed overnight. Spoiler alert: not a lot.