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January 24, 2014

Dancing with the EC Stars 2014 Cast Announced

Dancing with the EC Stars Cast announced

EC Dance Marathon is hosting its second annual Dancing with the EC Stars competition! The couples were announced on Friday, January 24th, in the Jean Yawkey Center. Please come support our dancers and Emmanuel College Dance Marathon on Thursday, February 27th, at 7:00 p.m. in the Emmanuel Auditorium.

EC Pro: Danielle Angelo '15 - Danielle is a political science major and sociology minor. She is a first-year seminar fellow and is involved with the EC Tap team and the COF Dance Project.

EC Star: Scott Gagnon, Assistant Professor of Performing Arts and Director of Theater.

Danielle and Scott will be dancing tap.

EC Pro: Kenny Truong '17 - Kenny is a double major in graphic design and business management with a minor in 3D animation. He does public relations for the Asian Student Association and is a member of the First-Year Focus Leadership Academy.

EC Star: Amma Marfo, Assistant Director of Student Activities.

Kenny and Amma will be performing a breakdancing/hip-hop routine.

EC Pro: Ashley Houston-King '15 - Ashley is an elementary education major. She is captain of the EC Dance Team, director of education and leadership for the 1804 Society, Gold Key Admissions Ambassador, Loretto Hall front desk attendant and an after-school teacher at Winsor School.

EC Star: Mike Conte, Assistant Director of Residence Life and Resident Director of St. Joseph Hall.

Ashley and Mike will be dancing jazz.

EC Pro: Alexandra Schroll '16 - Alexandra is an elementary education and liberal arts major with a certificate in Italian. She is a coordinator of the First-Year Focus Leadership Academy and a member of the EC Dance Team, the executive board for EC Dance Marathon and Campus Cursive. She also works for the Academic Resource Center (ARC).

EC Star: Carlos Barrera, a Mechanic in the Facilities Department.

Alexandra and Carlos will be dancing swing.

EC Pro: Garrett Charette '15 - Garrett is a biology major with a concentration in health sciences. He is the upcoming captain of the men's soccer team, a member of the executive board for EC Dance Marathon and a student worker in the Office of Student Activities.

EC Star: Carolyn Caveny, Associate Director of Academic Advising.

Garrett and Carolyn will be dancing hip-hop.

EC Dance Marathon, which will be held on Saturday, March 22nd, is currently at 31% of its $42,000 goal. All money raised benefits Boston Children's Hospital. For more information on this event and to donate, please click here.