Higher Ed

21 Questions, College Edition

July 1, 2015 by

What to ask to find the right college and dance program
 
Moe Renteria knew she wanted to study modern dance in college. What she didn’t know was that “modern” can be very different from program … Continue reading

Dancer, Heal Thyself—and Others, Too

June 1, 2015 by

What it takes to become a dance therapist
Rebecca Conners was baking her bare feet in the California sun and listening to postmodern dance pioneer Anna Halprin speak when she had a transformative experience. “The body … Continue reading

How to Date a College Dance Program

May 1, 2015 by

4 ways to make sure you’re making the right match
Choosing a boyfriend or girlfriend and choosing a college aren’t that different: Both require making a (hopefully) long-lasting decision based on a prediction about your future … Continue reading

Higher Ground

April 1, 2015 by

Three students who discovered aerial—and how it’s impacting their dance careers
Blair Davis hung 60 feet in the air, tethered by a rope and harness to one of the tallest buildings on campus at Washington and … Continue reading

Leading a Double Life

February 28, 2015 by

Three graduates explain how double majoring shaped their careers.
When deciding what to major in, Breanna Gribble was determined to hang on to both her passions: dance and geology. As a double major at Southern Methodist … Continue reading

3 Reasons to Go for a Dance Education Degree

January 29, 2015 by

With 4 tips on how to choose a program
“I always knew I wanted to teach dance,” says Tawny Garcia, who studied dance as part of her high school’s program. Though she was sure she wanted … Continue reading