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2014-09-18 23:01:36

The school year will see more than $20 million raised by college and high school students supporting their local Children's Miracle Network Hospitals through the national Dance Marathon movement. Dance Marathon Day is the first-ever awareness day shedding light on how Dance Marathons fundraise to provide charitable needs at Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals. Salt Lake City, UT (PRWEB) September 18, 2014 Thousands of college and high school students across North America will be...

2013-07-27 23:01:08

Students of Arthur Murray Dance Studios are flying to Monaco to participate in the the Arthur Murray Monte Carlo Dance-O-Rama. The competition, which takes place over a five day period, begins on July 24. Toronto, Ontario (PRWEB) July 27, 2013 Students of Arthur Murray Dance Studios are flying to Monaco to participate in the the Arthur Murray Monte Carlo Dance-O-Rama. The competition, which takes place over a five day period, begins on July 24. A total of 50 students from around the...

2013-07-23 11:47:03

Expert ballet dancers seem to glide effortlessly across the stage, but learning the steps is both physically and mentally demanding. New research suggests that dance marking — loosely practicing a routine by "going through the motions" — may improve the quality of dance performance by reducing the mental strain needed to perfect the movements. The new findings, published in Psychological Science, a journal of the Association for Psychological Science,...

2013-05-11 23:02:20

Q-Dynamics received a Gold for Lyrical, a Gold for Jazz, and a High Score Award for Jazz at the Starbound National Dance Competition held from May 3rd to May 5th in East Brunswick, NJ. (PRWEB) May 11, 2013 Q-Dynamics received a Gold for Lyrical, a Gold for Jazz, and a High Score Award for Jazz at the Starbound National Dance Competition held from May 3rd to May 5th in East Brunswick, NJ. The High Score Award was a wonderful Jazz number choreographed by Dance Manager Leah Prutzman. This...


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omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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