The Dance Lynk: Classroom to Career

Cultural literacy and innovative collaborations

The international language of dance is a unique means of expression in a global world. The breadth of concentrations and internships provide opportunities and preparation for graduate school and careers. With exposure to a variety of cultures and ideas, students investigate innovative collaborations within the study of dance. They often seek experiences abroad that stretch their perspective and enhance the depth of their artistic experiences.

Heather Southwick '90
Heather Southwick '90: While in graduate school, I began to combine my love of dance and medicine through an internship with Boston Ballet.
Kaitlin McCarthy '09
Kaitlin McCarthy '09: As a writer and dancer, I look for the values expressed within the dance, and evaluate how well the piece fulfilled those values.
Kate Bailey
Kate Bailey '08: as a dance major, my interest in formulating my own Pilates-based movement series based on spirals later turned into my honors thesis.