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Minton, Sandra Cerny, 1943-


Dance faculty, UNC, 1972-1998; interviewer for the Legends of Dance project; proprietor of SCM Dance Productions, M.A. and Ph.D.degrees are in dance from U.C.L.A. and Texas Woman's University respectively. Sandra is listed in Who's Who Among American Teachers, 4th ed., and was twice selected as College Scholar at the University of Northern Colorado. She has received grants for choreography, research and for teaching workshops from the Colorado Goals 2000 Project, the JFM Foundation, Denver, and the UNC Research and Publications Board. Ms. Minton was selected as the NDA Scholar/Artist for 1999,1999, and as a Fulbright Scholar in 2001. Her Human Kinetics books include Choreography: A Basic Approach Using Improvisation, third edition, Dance Mind & Body and Preventing Dance Injuries (co-editor). Another book, Using Movement to Teach Academics: The Mind & Body As One Entity was published by Rowman & Littlefield Education in March, 2008.

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Box 1: UCLA Materials, 1954-1967

 File — Box: D086.0001
Identifier: D086.02.0001
Abstract This box contains clippings, programs, course work, and scene design paintings created by Sandra in high school and at UCLA.
Dates: 1954-1967

Box 3: UCLA Sketches, 1966-1967

 File — Box: D086.0003
Identifier: D086.02.0003
Abstract This box contains oversize drawings, sketches, costume designs, a sketchbook, and an "artist book" created by Sandra during her time at UCLA and the Aesthetic Education Institute.
Dates: 1966-1967