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The Department of Dance, previously known as the Department of Physical Education -- Dance, was established in 1993 within the College of Physical Education when the Department of Physical Education -- Dance was abolished.  The Department of Dance existed within the College of Physical Education until 1998 when the college became the College of Health and Human Performance which then became the department's superior unit.  The College of Health and Human Performance was discontinued in August 2009 and the Department of Dance was transferred to the College of Fine Arts and Communications. The Department Chairs of the Department of Dance have been Phyllis C. Jacobson (1993-1996), Sara Lee Gibb (1996-2000), and Lee Wakefield (2000)   
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The Department of Dance, previously known as the Department of Physical Education - Dance, was established in 1993 within the College of Physical Education when the Department of Physical Education - Dance was abolished.  The Department of Dance existed within the College of Physical Education until 1998 when the college became the College of Health and Human Performance which then became the department's superior unit.  The College of Health and Human Performance was discontinued in August 2009 and the Department of Dance was transferred to the College of Fine Arts and Communications. The Department Chairs of the Department of Dance have been Phyllis C. Jacobson (1993-1996), Sara Lee Gibb (1996-2000), and Lee Wakefield (2000).  
  
 
==Variant names==
 
==Variant names==

Revision as of 16:22, 30 November 2009

The Department of Dance, previously known as the Department of Physical Education - Dance, was established in 1993 within the College of Physical Education when the Department of Physical Education - Dance was abolished. The Department of Dance existed within the College of Physical Education until 1998 when the college became the College of Health and Human Performance which then became the department's superior unit. The College of Health and Human Performance was discontinued in August 2009 and the Department of Dance was transferred to the College of Fine Arts and Communications. The Department Chairs of the Department of Dance have been Phyllis C. Jacobson (1993-1996), Sara Lee Gibb (1996-2000), and Lee Wakefield (2000).

Variant names

Brigham Young University. College of Physical Education. Dept. of Dance

Brigham Young University. College of Health and Human Performance. Dept. of Dance

Brigham Young University. College of Fine Arts and Communications. Dept. of Dance

Brigham Young University. Dance Dept.

Description

Established: 1993

Location: Provo, Utah (1993- )

Functions

The Department of Dance was originally established to provide opportunities for students to develop potential in dance as well as to provide professional courses that develop leadership, performance, and choreographic ability in all phases of dance.

Assets and Administrative Structure

The Department of Dance is directly managed by a Department Chair who is under the direction of the College Dean.

Associated Units

Superior unit: Brigham Young University. College of Physical Education (1993-1998)

Superior unit: Brigham Young University. College of Health and Human Performance (1998-2009)

Superior unit: Brigham Young University. College of Fine Arts and Communications (2009- )

Earlier unit: Brigham Young University. Dept. of Physical Education-Dance (1993)

Sources

Brigham Young University Bulletin General Catalogue, 1992-1993: p. 52 (Dept. of Physical Education -- Dance exists within the College of Physical Education)

Brigham Young University Bulletin General Catalog, 1993-1994: p. 54 (Dept. of Dance established within the College of Physical Education; Phyllis C. Jacobson, Dept. Chair) p. 110 (Dept. of Dance purposes/functions)

Brigham Young University Bulletin Undergraduate Catalog, 1996-1997: p. 146 (Sara Lee Gibb, Dept. Chair)

Brigham Young University Bulletin Undergraduate Catalog, 1998-1999: p. 62 (Dept. of Dance exists within newly established College of Health and Human Performance)

Brigham Young University catalog, via WWW, Nov. 30, 2009 (Lee Wakefield, Dept. Chair, 2000; Dept. of Health and Human Performance discontinued in 2009; Dept. of Dance transferred to College of Fine Arts and Communications in 2009)

Maintenance Information

Record ID: EAC-2009-00389

Creator: UPB