University Swingers to Host Workshop

The University Swingers will host their annual swing dance weekend workshop, “Rock Ya Body” Oct. 21-23.
The workshop will offer advanced and elective classes and all levels of dance experience are welcome. The advanced classes will feature professional dance instructors Jenna Swozyjanek and Jonathan Jacobs from Big City Swing in Chicago and the elective classes will be conducted by Becka Tasetano and Tristan Wood.

The cost for the weekend will be $30 for eight hours of professional instruction, $25 for Saturday only, $15 for Sunday only and $7 a la carte classes. Free social dances will be offered both Friday and Saturday nights at 8 p.m. in the Student Union Building Down Under. Friday’s class will include a “Lindy Hop Crash Course” from 7-8 p.m.

Saturday classes will take place from 1:30-2:30 p.m., 2:45-3:45 p.m. and 4-5 p.m. Sunday classes will take place from 10-11 a.m., 11:15 a.m.-12:15 p.m. and 12:30-1:30 p.m.

The advanced classes will be conducted in Kirk Building Gym and elective classes in Pershing Building Small Gym.

For more information, or to register, email