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Dance Marathon announces new online fundraising platform

Paulina Firozi, Managing Editor

November 7, 2013

Dance Marathon announced a new Web-based fundraising system during the first all-dancer and committee meeting Thursday evening. The new program, StayClassy, is an “online fundraising software for nonprofits,” according to its website. It will allow each dancer to have a personalized website that den...

Dance Marathon selects 2014 emcees

Dance Marathon selects 2014 emcees

Paulina Firozi, Managing Editor

November 5, 2013

Dance Marathon selected Medill sophomore Kelsey Adams and Communication senior Ethan Levine-Weinberg as its 2014 emcees, the student organization announced Tuesday night. The pair will be tasked with keeping dancers excited and awake throughout all 30 hours of Northwestern’s largest philanthropy,...

Dance Marathon sets registration record, tops 1,500 registrants

Dance Marathon sets registration record, tops 1,500 registrants

Paige Leskin, Reporter

October 27, 2013

Dance Marathon received a record-breaking number of registrants for 2014, with more than 1,500 students signing up for the university's largest philanthropic event. Registration for the 40th annual DM, a 30-hour fundraiser, took place last week. Executive co-chair Anna Radoff said the organization...

Dance Marathon sees another record year for committee applicants

Dance Marathon sees another record year for committee applicants

Paulina Firozi, Managing Editor

October 14, 2013

As Northwestern University Dance Marathon plans its 40th anniversary throughout the fall, it will have the help of another record number of committee members. The organization received more than 600 applicants and increased its overall size by about 70 students. DM accepted 391 students this year, up fr...

Updated: Dance Marathon announces 2014 executive co-chairs

Staff report

April 5, 2013

Josh Parish and Anna Radoff will be the co-chairs for next year's Dance Marathon, the organization announced this evening. "Josh and I are very excited to work together," said Radoff, a Weinberg junior. "I couldn't be prouder to be part of such an incredible organization." Parish, a SESP junior,...