Seniors head to Café for 55 Days

As students returned from spring break, many seniors headed to Café 210 West to kick off the 55 Days celebration on Monday night. The event has created a tradition among graduating seniors as “55 Days” represents the final stretch before commencement. March 14 marks the first of 55 consecutive days where patrons can purchase an…

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…

THON participants weigh in on fashion choices

Every year, Penn State students show their dedication to the Penn State Interfraternity Council/Panhellenic Dance Marathon by standing for 46 hours inside the Bryce Jordan Center dressed in eye-catching outfits. From the bright hair bows and handmade hotloops to the occasional animal costume, THON has it all. James Kyle said he wanted to be comfortable…