Participants share the highlights of THON

Although THON is designed to help children fight pediatric cancer, many participants find additional reasons to devote their time to the Penn State Interfraternity Council/Panhellenic Council Dance Marathon. In a sea of neon tank tops and bright knee high socks, Trilogy THON child Janae Holmes is easy to find. “I’ve been attending THON since I…

THON advice for powering through the final hours

As Penn State Interfraternity Council/Panhellenic Council Dance Marathon heads into its final hours, participants, both old and new, share a few words of advice. Matt Homewood learned early on at his first dance marathon the importance of bringing a water bottle. “Bring the biggest water bottle you can find,” Homewood (freshmen-electrical engineering) said as he…