Month: September 2017
Dancewave’s annual Dancing Through College & Beyond coming Oct. 7th
DANCEWAVE IS RETURNING to the 92nd Street Y for its annual Dancing Through College & Beyond (DTCB) event October 7th. DTCB is a two-day event that connects high school dance students with college and university dance programs throughout…
Alison Desir, Athlete
Alison Desir is a force to be reckoned with. Passionate about community, mental health and fitness she got into distance running in 2012 as a way to cope with depression. It turned her life around. She founded Harlem Run and Run 4 All Women, and has been named by Women's Running as one of twenty women who are changing the sport of running, Alison takes a breather to sit down with us and share her inspirational story.
Hard Times Require Furious Dancing
I LIVE AT the tip of Cape Cod in Massachusetts. Some call it, “Lands End.” A washashore from the Silicon Valley, I appreciate the natural beauty, the prolific artistic community and the theme weeks celebrating everything from, “Girl splash,” to “Women of Color And Friends” to “Bear Week.” I spend my…
Liz Collins featured on Artsy
ARTIST LIZ COLLINS was featured in Andrew Gardner’s latest piece for Artsy titled, “How a Revolution in ‘Ugly’ Design Is Upending Conventions of Beauty.” He describes Liz as an American designer who…
Liza Moiseeva, Entrepreneur
Born and raised in Russia, Liza Moiseeva attended college in the U.S., hoping to swim professionally. She had no idea her focus would change dramatically once she began an international studies program at Virginia's Old Dominion University. She got hooked on non-profits, charity and grass roots programs. After her first job with a global network of micro-finance organizations, Liza went back to school, got an MBA in Finance. Today she is the Co-Founder and Director of GlobeIn, a monthly subscription service of artisan-made products from around the world. Its mission is to help eliminate poverty through fair wages and job creation. Get to know yet another passionate, committed female dynamo!