Hendrix Dance Ensemble to Attend College Dance Festival Conference

American College Dance Festival Association Conference

CONWAY, Ark. (March 8, 2013) - The Hendrix Dance Ensemble will attend the American College Dance Festival Association (ACDFA) Conference March 13-16 at Belhaven University in Jackson, Miss. The students will perform three student-choreographed pieces and take a variety of classes.

Hendrix Dance Ensemble members include:

  • Rachel Boehm
  • Blake Cooper
  • Anne' Carrillo Dallmeyer
  • Katrina Griffin
  • Naomi Mayor
  • Cathryrn McClellan
  • Becca Morgan
  • Caroline Nester
  • Lindsey Orgren
  • Reina Ortiz
  • Todd Richard
  • Dominique Silverman
  • Rachel Wells
  • Emily Woodell

The students will be accompanied by Brigitte Rogers, assistant professor of dance and director of the Hendrix Dance Ensemble.

Founded in 1876, Hendrix College is a national leader in engaged liberal arts and sciences education. For the fifth consecutive year, Hendrix was named one of the country's "Up and Coming" liberal arts colleges by U.S. News and World Report. Hendrix is featured in the 2012 edition of the Princeton Review as one of the country's best 377 colleges, the latest edition of Colleges That Change Lives: 40 Schools That Will Change the Way You Think about Colleges, Forbes magazine's annual list of America's Top 650 Colleges, and the 2013 edition of the Fiske Guide to Colleges. Hendrix has been affiliated with the United Methodist Church since 1884. For more information, visit www.hendrix.edu.