CWUNewsNews Spring Dance Performance, 20 May 2014 15:32:28<p><img style="width: 403px; height: 600px;" alt="" src="/dance/sites/"></p>Summer Dance Classes, 20 May 2014 15:22:04<p><img style="width: 416px; height: 600px;" alt="" src="/dance/sites/"></p>Choreography Showcase Fall 2013, 20 Nov 2013 15:52:32<p><img style="width: 464px; height: 600px;" alt="" src="/dance/sites/"></p>Doctor Who Swing Dance, 20 Nov 2013 15:41:57<p><img style="width: 467px; height: 600px;" alt="" src="/dance/sites/"></p>Dance Minor Advising Meeting, 23 Oct 2013 14:28:43<p>There will be a Dance Minor advising meeting on Friday Nov. 1 at noon in the Nicholson pavilion Dance studio.&nbsp; All minor should attend and update their files.&nbsp; New or interested minors are welcome.&nbsp; Find out how you can fit a dance minor in your program.</p>Aerial Angels Performance at CWU, 04 Sep 2013 14:21:51<p>&nbsp;</p><p><img style="width: 375px; height: 600px;" alt="" src="/dance/sites/">&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;</p>Orchesis Auditions for the 2013-2014 academic year, 24 May 2013 16:16:18<p>Tuesday, September 24&nbsp;at 3:00 pm</p><p>&nbsp;Auditions will be held in Nicholson Pavilion Dance Studio &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p>Please bring dance shoes (ballet and jazz preferred) and be prepared to dance (appropriate dance attire).&nbsp; The audition will consist of learning and performing two short combinations and&nbsp; basic skills such as turns and leaps across the floor.&nbsp;&nbsp; Space is limited! For information call 509 963-1937.&nbsp;</p>PED 161 Gen Ed course Fall Quarter 2013, 23 May 2013 14:48:33<p align="center">&nbsp;</p><p><strong>Complete a Gen Ed course by taking&nbsp;<u>PED 161 Cultural History of Dance.</u>&nbsp;&nbsp; This 4 credit lecture class&nbsp;explores &nbsp;how dance&nbsp;&nbsp;is integrated in cultures around the world and how it is influenced by factors such as the socio-economic climate,&nbsp;politics, and the arts.&nbsp;</strong></p><p>&nbsp;</p>New Dance Faculty to begin Fall of 2013, 23 May 2013 14:34:52<p style="text-align: center;"><strong>New Dance Faculty</strong></p><p style="text-align: center;"><strong><img style="width: 90px; height: 90px;" alt="" src="/dance/sites/"></strong></p><p><strong>&nbsp;The PESPH department is pleased to announce the addition of a new FTNTT Dance&nbsp;Faculty, Crystal Fullmer, to the dance program.&nbsp; Crystal&nbsp;recently graduated from&nbsp;the University of New Mexico in Albuquerque, with an MFA in Choreography.&nbsp; Her undergraduate degree was a B.S. in Dance with a concentration in Pedagogy from the University of Idaho. She has a strong background in classical ballet and modern dance and previous teaching experience at the University level.&nbsp; Crystal will be joining the current dance faculty and begin teaching at CWU fall quarter of 2013.&nbsp; We are excited to have Crystal onboard and welcome her expertise and energy into our dance program.</strong></p><p><strong>Check out her web page:&nbsp; <a href=""></a></strong></p><p>&nbsp;</p><p>&nbsp;</p>CWU Orchesis Dancers Perform in North Carolina, 23 May 2013 12:40:33<p>&nbsp;</p><p>Two choreographic submissions from CWU student Megan Zelenak and faculty member Therese Young were accepted through an adjudicated selection process for a National&nbsp; Dance Gala,&nbsp; hosted by the NDA (National Dance Association,) in Charlotte, North Carolina.&nbsp; In conjunction with the AAHPERD (the American Association of Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance), eight CWU Orchesis dance students performed two pieces of original choreography on April 25th 2013. The pieces were entitled Tension –choreographed by student Megan Zelenak, and I’m Ready Now -choreographed by faculty member Therese Young.&nbsp; This gala was an evening of dance works from choreographers across the country.&nbsp; The dancers include: Lisa Barsotti, Krista Behling, Taylor Bir, Kayla Brown, Lauren Corkery, Sariina Eschels, Leah Fadenrecht, Collier Daniels-Hall and Therese Young. Two dance alternates, Ariel Davidson and Sara Zielke also attended the conference.&nbsp; Funding for travel was provided through the S&amp;A committee, Undergraduate Travel, CEPS, and the Orchesis Foundation Account.</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p>.<img style="width: 300px; height: 225px;" alt="" src="/dance/sites/"><br>&nbsp;</p>