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Orchesis dancers outstretch their arms while dancing in Unconscious Caged Mind. Photo credit: Kennedy Robins

Moving to the beat of community

Lexie Andrew April 13, 2022

In a small intimate space, audience members are brought together through dance to experience the importance of community in Orchesis Dance: When Movement Merges. The performance was on April 7-9 at Weber...

Landaverde at the 2019 Fall Commencement after receiving her associate degree in General Studies. Photo credit: Lissete Landaverde

The Lisseteification of graduation

Lissete Landaverde April 11, 2022

My life and college story is no different than others. I was born and raised in Ogden, being the firstborn in a Mexican and Salvadoran immigrant household. From a young age, I was expected to pursue higher...

Dance Marathon held an event in October for Child Health Day. Photo credit: WSUSA

WSUSA to hold their fourth-annual Dance Marathon fundraising events

Lissete Landaverde February 8, 2021

According to Children's Miracle Network Hospitals, 62 children enter their facilities every minute across the country. It's for these children that Weber State University students are holding a fundraising...

There are many colors in the traditional Latin dances Ballet Folkl├│rico performs. (Israel Campa / The Signpost) Photo credit: Signpost Archives

Folklórico Ballet comes back to campus

Kierstynn King October 14, 2020

Eleven years ago, Mount Ogden Junior High students wanted both a sense of belonging and to learn more about their traditions, roots and culture. The Mexican Ballet was created, and it followed those same...

Dancing for a cause

Dancing for a cause

Alyson Johnson March 10, 2019

To raise donations for Children's Miracle Network Hospitals, Weber State University, students, members of the community, and other schools will dance for 6 hours as part of the Miracle Network Dance Marathon. Starting...

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No music, no problem for improv dance class

Colton Pack March 23, 2018

Among the food, students and booths in the Weber State University Shepherd Union Atrium, an improvisational dance class suddenly began their silent dance session at 12:45 p.m. on March 22."We often dance...

Gardens that go bump in the night

Michael Bunderson October 27, 2015

This weekend, the Red Butte Garden will be full of frights, ghostly tales and a community ready to celebrate the fall season with nature. The Red Butte Garden will host the annual Garden After Dark...

Dance: The answer to life's struggles

February 5, 2013

What if we could solve all problems, confrontations and awkward moments with dancing? Go with me here. What if dancing was an intricate part of our communication with one another to avoid those moments...

Junction City Big Band looks to the future

March 16, 2012

On Saturday, March 17, the Shepherd Union Building Ballrooms echoed with sounds from the 1930s and 40s, courtesy of the Junction City Big Band. Although the band plays songs from the past, it is currently...

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