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New THON Entertainment Video Put Together by SITR's Own Jessa Blaise! FTK!

From Jessa herself, “Check out the new video I put together for the THON webcast this year that focuses on all things entertainment! Thank you so much to the Penn State Songwriter’s Club, Maura Westerlund, Nate Spilman, Jeremy Fretz, My Hero Zero, the Entertainment Committee, and Caitlin Keller 🙂 FTK!”

Jessa put this video together to bring attention to all the PSU entertainers out there who devote their time to THON. Give it a watch and make sure to look for it on the THON webcast!


2012 THON dates released

Canning Weekend 1: September 30th-October 2nd,2011
THON 5K: October 23, 2011
Canning Weekend 2: December 2-4, 2011
Canning Weekend 3: January 20-22, 2012
Canning Weekend 4: February 10-12, 2012

THON Weekend: February 17-19, 2012

Penn State THON 2011 raises $9.56 million FTK

penn state thon 2011 9 million ftk

This year 2011, Penn State University’s THON raised $9,563,016.09 for the kids (FTK) who suffer from childhood cancer.   THON is the largest student-run philanthropy in the world. This year THON weekend was February 19th-21st. Check out THONS WEBSITE.  THON benefits the Four Diamonds Fund and takes place for 46-hours as a dance marathon inside the Bryce Jordan Center. Watch the video below to get a true sense of what it’s all about!