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1 A dazzling dance with Orchesis' fall show
Schmitz--Mallory (Student--2021), Dillon--Seterah (Student--2022)
Northern Iowan 119:17, p.01
10/24/2022 Orchesis Dance Company performed their annual fall show in Bengtson Auditorium at Russell Hall last Saturday. Mallory Schmitz speaks with a few of the dancers and gives details about the performances; photo.
2 Illuminate Dance Troupe has final fall show
Gordon--Darien (Student--2020), Magnificat--Gelase (Student--2020)
Northern Iowan 117:25, p.01
11/12/2020 The Illuminate Dance Troupe held their second show of 2020 and performed several styles of dance such as folk, ballroom, and studio styles;photo
3 The show must go on for Ochesis
McGuill--Lauren (Student--2019), Fortmann--Toni (Student--2018)
Northern Iowan 117:5, p.01
9/3/2020 The Orchesis Dance Company hosts its annual gala, adjusting for COVID-19 protocols; photos.
4 2018 Homecoming kickoff
Kossayian--Emma (Student--2018), Fortmann--Toni (Student--2018)
Northern Iowan 115:16, p.01
10/18/2018 2018 Homecoming week started with students gathering on Lawther Field for kickoff.
5 'Riverdance' is 'brilliantly ravishing'
Welsch--Shelby (Student--2015)
Northern Iowan 114:43, p.04
3/8/2018 'Riverdance' came to Gallagher Bluedorn. The show consists traditional Irish music and dance. Author Shelby Welsch enjoyed the show immensely; photo.
6 Latino Heritage Week
Hofmeyer--Sarah (Student--2014), Weber--Carly (Student--2017)
Northern Iowan 114:10, p.01
9/28/2017 UNI hosted its first Latino Heritage Week, sponsored by the Center for Multicultural Education (CME) and supported by UNIdos, Panthers for DREAM Iowa, Lambda Theta Phi Latin Fraternity Inc., and The Potential Candidates of Lambda Theta Alpha Latin Sorority Inc. Some of the events included Baila Conmigo, a Latin dance night and a Latino Showcase to express Latino culture; photo.
7 Panther portraits: voyage to Africa
Wolfe--Parker Joseph (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 110:50, p.6
4/14/2014 Photograph of a traditional African costume worn to teach students a Congolese dance.
8 UNI International Dance Theatre to present 'Salute to the Silverscreen'
Public Relations News Release 2013:253, p.1
4/14/2014 UNI's International Dance Theatre will present its annual spring show. This year's production is titled "Salute to the Silverscreen". There will be a variety of dance styles from around the world showcased.
9 Orchesis Dance Company and International Dance Theatre Fall Show
Northern Iowan 110:14, p.5
10/15/2013 Gives dates and times of performances.
10 UNI's dance troupes to host fall performance
Public Relations News Release 2013:83, p.1
10/8/2013 Orchesis and the International Dance theatre will present their annual fall dance concert. The companies will perform a variety of dance styles. The event is free and open to the public.
11 Panther portraits
Mattila--Kaimi (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 110:7, p.5
9/20/2013 The Wesley Foundation put on a Salsa Dance for students. Proceeds from admission to the event went toward the Northern Iowa Wishmakers; photo.
12 Panther Portraits: Students salsa dance the day away
Keiser--Erin Rose (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 109:53, p.7
4/30/2013 Students gathered on top of the Maucker Union to learn how to salsa dance. This event was put on by the Wesley Foundation.
13 UNI's Orchesis Dance Company presents 'Reverie' at annual spring concert
Public Relations News Release 2012:279, p.1
4/16/2013 UNI's Orchesis Dance Company will present its annual spring show "Reverie" in the Oster Regent Theater. The show will feature student-choreographed performances.
14 Clubs on Campus
Clausen--Eric Lee (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 109:36, p.7
2/19/2013 The Middle Eastern Dance Club shows their dance moves at the Shivering Shimmies Belly Dance Show; photo.
15 Salsa--it doesn't just go with tortilla chips
Freese--Brian Paul (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 109:13, p.6
10/9/2012 Salsa Club hosted a night of dancing. Founder Henry Williams talks about opportunities to learn and get involved with salsa dancing at UNI; photo.
16 UNI to help girls become shining stars
Public Relations News Release 2011:298, p.1
4/25/2012 Camp is open to girsl from the Waterloo and Cedar Falls area. Motivational speakers will encourage girls to plan for their future. The girls will learn skills in dance, theatre, music, languages, and poetry.
17 Interlude dance requested by First Lady
Northern Iowa Today 95:1, p.2-
4/1/2012 Dance will become part of fitness program; photo.
18 Cedar Falls a finalist for Blue Zones project
Anderson--John David (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 108:41, p.1
3/2/2012 Project is going to areas where people live longer, happier lives. The project will name three or four cities in Iowa by May 1, 2012.
19 "The Interlude" gets lyrics
Hottle--Olivia Grace (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 108:39, p.6
2/24/2012 Dante Means, an admissions counselor, has written words to the famous Interlude Dance song. He has donated the song to charity; photo.
20 Interlude finds national spotlight
Koolbeck--Alex Elizabeth (Student--2010)
Northern Iowan 108:36, p.1
2/14/2012 First Lady Michelle Obama and fourteen thousand middle school students learned the "Interlude" at a "Let's Move" rally. Governor Branstad also participated; photo.
21 Panther Portraits
Clausen--Eric Lee (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 108:36, p.5
2/14/2012 Scenes from a day in Africa. Dancing and food highlighted the day; photo.
22 Kilts, bagpipes and Scottish dancing in the Cedar Valley
Terry--Elissa Danielle (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 108:34, p.7
2/7/2012 Karen Potter and her husband teach three styles of Scottish dancing at the Lampost. Men change partners for every dance; photo.
23 Everybody dance now
Anderson--John David (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 108:23, p.8
11/15/2011 Dance Party 7 held at St. Stephen's. Inspirational speeches carried the same theme; you gotta dance. A commission of seven plan and host the annual event; photo.
24 Students attend night of salsa dancing at Wesley Foundation
Frerichs--Chance Douglas (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 108:21, p.10
11/8/2011 Sixty students attended the event. Lessons were available; led by Henry Williams. The next salsa dance will be held next semester; photo.
25 Students swing the night away at the Lampost Theatre
Firman--Tehrene Victoria (Student--2010)
Northern Iowan 108:11, p.6
10/4/2011 Students attended a swing dance evening taught by Austin Kendrick and Trisha Wise.
26 Teach me how to interlude
Firman--Tehrene Victoria (Student--2010)
Northern Iowan 108:1, p.13
8/26/2011 Ian Goldsmith, one of the creators of the Interlude Dance, shares photos of the moves; photo.
27 The one virus you want to catch
Schreck--Anna E. (Student--2009)
Northern Iowan 107:34, p.13
2/8/2011 Viral video is a fascinating concept. The Interlude Dance, designed and made by UNI students, is a huge hit on YouTube.
28 'Interlude Dance' becomes a UNI phenomenon
Hayne--Cassandra Kay (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 107:31, p.4
1/28/2011 Ian Goldsmith, Scott Connerley, and Tyler Wright created the dance. Dance was taught to Resident Assistants in Campbell and then taken to the Athletic Marketing Department for permission to perform at one of the basketball games; photo.
29 Panther Portraits
Schreck--Anna E. (Student--2009)
Northern Iowan 107:21, p.9
11/9/2010 Scenes from Salsa Dancing at the Wesley Foundation; photo.
30 UNI to host dance workshops with national champions
Public Relations News Release 2010:118, p.1
10/28/2010 The first of the four workshops will focus on East Coast swing and is for beginnners to advanced beginners. Current USA Dance national champions Nels Petersen and Theresa Kimler will teach the workshops.
31 UNI International Dance Theatre to perform April 24 and 25
Public Relations News Release 2009:398, p.1
4/12/2010 The spring concert will take place in Davis Hall in Gallagher Bluedorn Performing Arts Center. This year's show will feature dances spanning America's history, including dances of early settlers, the Charleston era, Broadway musicals, swing and big band.
32 Panther Portraits
Krueger--Jeffrey Allen (Student--2009)
Northern Iowan 106:44, p.3
3/26/2010 Lang Auditorium was the scene of "Dancing with the Cedar Valley Celebrities"; photo.
33 Pilobolus dancers exhibit strength and control
Anderson--John David (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 106:33, p.6
2/5/2010 Group formed in 1971 at Dartmouth College is known for original choreography and unique weight sharing techniques. The group had the audience cheering and bursting into laughter.
34 Photo
Schreck--Anna E. (Student--2009)
Northern Iowan 106:15, p.1
10/20/2009 Pride Cry Homecoming competition; photo.
35 Miss Cedar River pageant brings local success
Deharty--Angela Kaye (Student--2009)
Northern Iowan 106:13, p.17
10/13/2009 College Square Mall hosted the scholarship-based Cedar River pageant. Contestants competed in talent, extemporaneous interview, evening wear, and swimsuit. The winner will compete for the title of Miss Iowa.
36 UNI Dance Companies to Present Family Weekend Concerts
Public Relations News Release 2009:85, p.1
9/28/2009 Orchesis is one of the oldest student groups on the campus, having been organized during the 1926-1927 academic year. International Dance Theatre is the performing group of the Folk and Ballroom Dancers, which was founded in 1957. Students listed.
37 From our archives
Northern Iowan 105:51, p.8
4/21/2009 Square dancing photo from the September 18, 1959 issue of the College Eye. Other news covered in the issue included freshman events, improvements to Bartlett Hall, and wage increases for on-campus student jobs.
38 Dance the night away
Northern Iowan 105:49, p.11
4/14/2009 Ken Paulsen Orchestra will play for Spring Serenade Charity Ball at Electric Park.
39 This week at the University of Northern Iowa
Northern Iowan 105:49, p.4
4/14/2009 Dates, times, and places of events for the week on the UNI campus.
40 The importance of music and drama
Boevers--Cassandra Mae (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 105:21, p.7
11/11/2008 Believes that participating in live music, dance, and drama are important parts of education.
41 Iowa natives move it in "Movin' Out"
Davidson--Nicole Jean (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 105:20, p.5
11/7/2008 "Movin' Out" is comprised of a plot strung together solely with dance numbers and music; photo.
42 Panther Portraits
Hayne--Cassandra Kay (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 105:18, p.14
10/31/2008 Photos from Campbell Hall, Schindler Education Center, and Maucker Union ballroom; photo.
43 Barmuda sponsors dance to benefit children
Osborn--Benjamin Tyler (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 105:6, p.3
9/19/2008 Wild About the Child Barn Dance and BBQ will be held at Scott and Charlotte Jordan's ranch. The fundraiser will benefit Wildwood Hills Ranch, a camp for children raised in less than ideal conditions.
44 Calendar of Events
Northern Iowan 105:4, p.4
9/12/2008 Campus events from Friday, September 12 through Wednesday, September 17.
45 Students dance for disaster relief
Cook--Lindsey K. (Student--2005)
Northern Iowan 105:4, p.1
9/12/2008 Disaster Relief Swing-A-Thon, sponsored by Sigma Alpha Iota, hopes to raise money for the Parkersburg music programs.
46 UNI International Dance Theatre presents annual concert, April 12 and 13
Public Relations News Release 2007:556, p.1
4/4/2008 The International Dance Theatre will present its annual spring concert April 12-13; list of participants.
47 Captivating dancers amaze audience
Davidson--Nicole Jean (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 104:42, p.10
3/11/2008 Performance of the Axis Dance Company reviewed. Their performance opened the eyes of the audience; photo.
48 UNI Orchesis Dance Company announces 2008 officers
Public Relations News Release 2007:405, p.1
2/5/2008 Sydnee Stark, Lindsey Ferin, Danielle Basener, and Liz Schroeder have been named officers for 2008.
49 Workshop and performance in Middle Eastern and belly dance at UNI
Public Relations News Release 2006:0, p.1
4/17/2007 The UNI Belly Dance Club and the Prairie Rose Middle Eastern Dance Troupe will be sponsoring a Middle Eastern and belly dance workshop and performance Sunday, April 22.
50 News Brief/Calendar of Events
Public Relations News Release 2006:0, p.1
4/16/2007 The Repertory Dance Theatre will be presenting two lectures and demonstrations on the history of dance Saturday, April 21 and Wednesday, April 25.


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