Ohio University announces the fourth annual Global Arts Festival, April 1–6

October 31, 2023 Ohio University will host the fourth annual Global Arts Symposium from April 1-6, 2024, on the Athens campus.

Visiting artist, ShaLeigh Comerford encourages discovery and inclusion through movement

September 25, 2023 The School of Dance invited choreographer, educator, and activist ShaLeigh Comerford to spend the week with students, with a focus on first year dancers.

College of Fine Arts facilities renewal strategy aims to transform OHIO’s arts education and its impact on students, surrounding region

June 16, 2023 The Ohio University Board of Trustees recently approved a resolution at their June meetings for the design phase of the College of Fine Arts facilities renewal strategy.

Dance teachers connect with students by sharing their personal origin stories

April 28, 2023 Dance faculty and staff shared their professional background and experiences, and answered questions from students in attendance at the 2023 Faculty Workshop.

Spring Senior Dance Concert features original choreography by 13 students

April 3, 2023 Ohio University School of Dance presents its annual Spring Senior Dance Concert, “However, For Now,” featuring the work of 13 choreographers.

'An Interview with Gladys Bailin' to show at Athens International Film + Video Festival

March 30, 2023 The Ohio University community is invited to the screening of the dance documentary film, “An Interview with Gladys Bailin,” on Monday, April 10, at 1 p.m. 

School of Dance premieres six new works by faculty and guest artists

February 7, 2023 The annual Winter Dance Concert returns to Templeton-Blackburn Alumni Memorial Auditorium, Feb 17-18 featuring new work by faculty and guest artists.

Students create and develop Fall Senior Dance Concert program

November 16, 2022 Thirteen seniors collaborated on the Fall Senior Dance Concert, each choreographing new, original dance works that immerse audience members in unique worlds and perspectives.

New interdisciplinary course explores connections through observation

November 2, 2022 Christi Camper Moore's new course, “Eyeing the Everyday,” to be filled with discussion, collaboration, making, doing, and being together," spring 2023.

School of Dance Presents: Immerse, The 2022 Fall Senior Dance Concert

October 29, 2022 This fall, 13 OHIO seniors will present new, original dance works in the Fall Dance Concert, Nov 18-20, in Putnam Hall.

Nationally-known educator encourages School of Dance students to find their 'quiet fire'

October 6, 2022 Community members are invited to join visiting dance artist Suttlar Martin for a “Creating Inclusivity through Global Traditions” event on Friday, October 7.

School of Dance hosts the first Dance Studio Day in November

September 29, 2022 Students and teachers of dance are invited to join the Ohio University School of Dance faculty and current students for Dance Studio Day on Saturday, November 5.

Global Arts Festival and Conference call for papers and participation

September 14, 2022 A call for papers is now open for the College of Fine Arts' International Conference: “Global Arts in the Digital Age” as part of their 3rd Global Arts Festival, April 13-15, 2023.

Ohio University to confer Honorary Doctor of Fine Arts degree to Gladys Bailin Stern, emerita director and distinguished professor in the School of Dance

August 29, 2022 Gladys Bailin Stern will be conferred the Honorary Doctor of Fine Arts degree in recognition of the breadth and depth of her accomplishments in the field of modern dance.

Arts Administration graduate Brianne Szymanski brings community dance focus to prestigious dance company Jacob’s Pillow

May 17, 2022 Brianne Syzmanski, soon to be MAA graduate, was recently hired as the Community Engagement Programs Manager for the noted dance organization Jacob’s Pillow.