Category Archives: Life As A Brockport Dancer

Undergraduate Scholars Represent Brockport at NCUR in Wisconsin

By Maya Gonzalez It was an honor and a privilege to attend and present at the National Conference for Undergraduate Research (NCUR) this spring. The conference, held at the University of Wisconsin, Lacrosse, hosted an amalgam of different research projects, … Continue reading

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Brockport on the Road: Reflections from the American College Dance Festival

Fresh off a week of Spring Break, a group of dancers from Brockport embarked on a trip to Hofstra University on Long Island for the American College Dance Festival (ACDF) from March 25-28. Below are accounts from two students on … Continue reading

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Class Act – David Dorfman Dance Company Coming Soon

By Jen Dayton Looking for something creative, captivating and contemporary to set your eyes on? The opportunity to see the David Dorfman Dance Company in action is coming to the campus at Brockport. In the upcoming spring semester, David Dorfman … Continue reading

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Hip Hop Moves For Everyone

By Marielys Burgos-Meléndez The National Dance Education Organization (NDEO) Brockport Student Chapter sponsored the second Hip Hop Happening event at Hartwell Hall on Saturday, November 10th. Dancers and non dancers of all ages from the Rochester area and beyond came … Continue reading

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Reflections on a Summer Performance

By Erin Lowden On August 22, 2012 Assistant Professor of dance Mariah Maloney embarked on an amazing journey to the historical Jacob’s Pillow Dance Festival with 15 current and former Brockport dance students. Upon arrival on Wednesday evening the dancers … Continue reading

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Upcoming: Dance/Strasser and Dance/Hartwell to feature MFA Thesis Works

Four of the seven 2013 Master of Fine Arts candidates will be presenting choreography as the creative component of their final thesis projects. Dance/Strasser, October 18-20, will showcase Mapping by Nicole Kaplan. In Kaplan’s own words, Mapping is a glimpse … Continue reading

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An Evening with Randee Paufve and …Mary Todd Lincoln???

By Oluyinka Akinjiola This summer, 2,697 miles away from Hartwell hall, I found myself feeling a little bit closer to the Brockport community in an unforeseen sequence of events. Almost three months preceding, I inquired to Conduit Dance, located in … Continue reading

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Fall Preview, Plus: Monica Bill Barnes is Back in Brockport!

It should come as no surprise that the upcoming season will be jam-packed with your favorite dance events, plus a few extra surprises. To kick off the semester, Monica Bill Barnes is back! New York City choreographer Monica Bill Barnes … Continue reading

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Emerging Dance Artists: Perspectives from a Freshman and a Senior

By Falon Baltzell Have you ever questioned what a career in dance consists of and what the possibilities are? In an attempt to answer this inquiry, we interviewed two students in the Department of Dance. Senior BFA in Dance who … Continue reading

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National Dance Education Organization Student Chapter Celebrates a Successful Year

by Amanda McCullum NDEOBrockport has had one busy year! With a newly revised constitution we were able to organize and conduct several highly successful events in the 2011-2012 academic year. These events included a grant writing workshop in the fall … Continue reading

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