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Our Mission Statement: We are a competitive, collegiate ballroom dance team that seeks to share our love of dance by fostering a fun and supportive environment while striving for continuous improvement.
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It starts with YOU! Every year, hundreds of students who want learn how to ballroom dance join our team. Most people who join have no dancing experience. The team, along with our professional coaches, will teach you to dance from the very first step.
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Who can join the team? The only requirement to join our team is that you are a student in a degree-seeking program at any university. We welcome undergraduates and graduate students from the University of Michigan and other schools in
Feeling sleepy after winning OSB in 2016!
This time next week we’ll be in Columbus battling it out at Nationals!!! I hope you’re as excited as I am to show off all your hard work from this semester in front of the judges and your team-mates 🙂
Get ready for OSB! Your fabulous Away Comp Chair just sent out an email full of info, but keep an eye out for additional emails during the week as there may be changes to Rooms and Rides:
OSB REGISTRATION PAYMENT DEADLINE!!!
9.30-11.30pm: Open Practice at DTS
9-11pm: Newcomer review lesson
10-12pm: Open Practice at DTS
9.30-11.30pm: Open Practice at DTS
9-11pm: Rounds in CCRB 3275 – this is a practice competition for OSB, come and dance/cheer for your friends!!!
10-12pm: No DTS, come to rounds!!!
Drive to Columbus!!!
OSB DAY 1
No newcomer lesson
OSB DAY 2
Club is in the League Vandenberg room this week, check out their website here for more info.
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There’s a lot of people on this team, to help you get to know everyone we’ve made a handy guide to who’s on which team, so you know who to cheer for at OSB this weekend! Check out B and C teams here!
Chris (Senior, Conservation Biology and German) and Viktoriya (Junior, Aerospace Engineering)
Jonny (Senior, Mechanical Engineering) and Cara (Grad student, Applied Statistics)
Alex (Junior, Math/Physics) and Christine (grad student, Medicinal Chemistry)
Esti (Junior, Computer Science) and Meagan (Junior, Computer Science Engineering)
Jack (Junior, Political Science and Communications) and Fabiola (grad student, Law)
Jaiden (Senior, Dance with Business minor) and Sarah (5th year, Business and English)
Marmik (Senior, Computer Science) and Clara (Senior, Political Science)
Riley (Junior, Computer Science) and Jing (Sophomore, Neuroscience)
Trey (Junior, Biomedical Engineering) and Megan (Junior, Civil Engineering)
Happy dancing, I’m excited to see you all out on the floor this weekend!!!
Who’s ready for the team match??!!
Last year’s OSB victors! Hi team, Get hype for OSB, we’ve got less than two weeks to go! Here’s some things you can do to prepare for the big weekend! If you have not filled out Rooms and Rides yet, please
Hi team, Happy (almost) Halloween! Here’s this week’s announcements: Get hype for OSB, REGISTRATION IS DUE THIS WEEK! It’s time for the most important competition of the year: the Ohio Star Ball aka Nationals!!! This two day competition takes place in