More than a dance: LSU Tiger Girls bring light to gender disparities

AnnaRasgorshek Every year since 2005, the Louisiana State University’s Tiger Girls have placed in the top 10 of 100’s of teams at Universal Dance Academy (UDA) nationals. In 2021, the Tiger Girls were denied the opportunity to compete at nationals by their school, who cited “lack of staff in the training room.” The Tiger Girls… Read More More than a dance: LSU Tiger Girls bring light to gender disparities

Dance team prepares to take the stage in Disney

By J1 Reporter Chloe Samuelson  Almost every year in February, Marian’s Varsity Dance Team competes in the UDA Dance national competition that takes place in Orlando, Florida.  Other high school dance teams from across Nebraska as well as teams from all around the country gather to show off all the hard work they have put… Read More Dance team prepares to take the stage in Disney

From Evens to Odds, Passing Down the Tradition of Dance

By J1 Reporter Elissa Eisele  Dance has been one of the longest standing traditions of athletic activity at Marian, before sports were at Marian they did not have many options for girls and dance teams provided an outlet for them to lead a healthy athletic life. Obviously the activity has evolved a lot since that… Read More From Evens to Odds, Passing Down the Tradition of Dance

Show Choir Girls ‘Don’t Worry ‘Bout a Thing’ in COVID

By J1 reporter Avery Kinnison  You are standing on a stage facing a roaring audience. The spotlight shines down on you as you perform a perfectly synchronized song and dance. Marian’s show choir, Momentum, has been performing on stage since 2015.  However, this year has been quite different for the show choir team.  With the… Read More Show Choir Girls ‘Don’t Worry ‘Bout a Thing’ in COVID