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THON Not In National Media Agenda

Doing Google searches for "Sandusky Scandal" or "Penn State Riot" will turn up reports from hundreds of national media sources. Googling "THON 2012" will give you results from a few local media who covered the weekend. Why the huge difference?

from Penn State University Park Summer Session facebook page

Summer at Penn State Fair

Are you going to be in State College this summer? Find out what Penn State has to offer at the Summer at Penn State Fair hosted by Penn State’s Office for Summer Session. This event will take place at Alumni Hall in the HUB on Wednesday, February 22 from 11:00am to 3:00pm.

Emily Whitehead

Emily Whitehead, THON Appreciation

What did you ask for this past Christmas? An iPad, new laptop, a new pair of shoes? This past Christmas, Emily Whitehead would have rather spent her time in the hospital undergoing her bone marrow and stem cell transplant after her relapse, than risk missing THON 2012.

“The Big Move”: Turning The BJC Into The THON Venue

Will Martin, Overall OPPerations Chairperson for THON 2012, is the guy making sure the Bryce Jordan Center is looking its best this weekend. It all starts Wednesday night when Martin will pick up all the dancer and kids mail from the HUB-Robeson Center and deliver it outside the BJC in a trailer where it will remain until THON begins. The Morale Committee has been working hard to sort all the mail this week in order to have it ready for distribution THON weekend.

V-Day or D-Day?

V-Day or should I say, D-Day? Valentine’s Day is hit or miss normally and for me, it’s a day where I receive a card and chocolates from my mom and red and pink socks from my grandma.

Student Launches PSU Chapter of ‘charity: water’

Kelly Newburg is not your average Penn State student.Kelly Newburg is not your average Penn State student.

A junior-public relations major, Newburg is involved with THON Communications Committee, Tom’s Campus Club, Public Relations Student Society of America, Happy Valley Communications and sponsors a child through World Vision. As if she isn’t involved enough, Newburg will introduce a new club to the Penn State, University Park campus this semester called "charity: water.”

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