The Healthy Dancer: Balance On & Off Stage

A panel moderated by Jessica Cannon, EdM
Tuesday, October 20, 2015
6:30 PM
Sulzberger Parlor, 3rd Floor Barnard Hall

What is the impact of the physical activity of dance on students navigating the pressures of life and school? Join members of Barnard’s all-star health and counseling team as well as faculty members from the dance and physical education departments, as they share personal strategies for balancing a healthy body and mind with the rigorous physical demands of dance and athletics. Participants include Dr. Marjorie Seidenfeld, medical director of Barnard Student Health Services; Dr. Karen Gelder of the Furman Counseling Center; nutritionist Melanie Sherman; Tessa Chandler, lecturer in the department of dance; Lisa Northrop, chair of the physical education department; and alumnae working in dance professions.


Oct. 20, 2015 - 6:30 PM