Allison Orr (’93) Austin, TX Founder and artistic director of Forklift Danceworks Her cause: Besides staging renowned dance performances, she began two special outreach programs: Leaps and Bounds, which partners with four schools to bring creative dance to children from low-income families, and Body Shift, offering improvisational dance classes to adults with and without disabilities. [...]
Stories Tagged: Class of 2006
October 2, 2013
February 11, 2013
Missy Malkush (’06) has volunteered in four countries to help those who’ve lost limbs to war, disease or injuries.
March 27, 2012
Alumni are renewing their black and gold ties through new alumni clubs 7,000 miles from campus.
February 7, 2012
It’s a rap: Blake Brandes (’06) uses hip-hop to communicate a socially conscious message.
January 12, 2012
Kevin Dias (’06) hopes to become king of the virtual mini-golf world with his new game app, Putter King.
October 24, 2011
Cassandra Ching (JD ’06) negotiates the sounds of music at MTV.
August 16, 2011
Molly Nunn (’06) is running a dual race these days – toward the finish of her MBA degree and a spot in the 2012 Olympics.
August 4, 2011
An English major turned organic farmer, Isaac Oliver (’06) says a good grower aims to feed not the plant but the soil.
March 22, 2011
Jessica Devaney (MA ’06), associate producer and assistant editor of “Budrus,” will attend a screening of the film and answer questions on March 23.
March 9, 2011
Catharine McNally (’06) is the 2011 Recipient of the Paul G. Hearne Leadership Award by the American Association of People with Disabilities. The award recognizes her advocacy and leadership efforts to create more mainstream, inclusive arts and museum experiences for people with disabilities through her company, Keen Guides.