dance blue

Local/Regional News
3:30 pm
Fri February 21, 2014

Students Up All Night For Good Cause

Stage lights soon to be hoisted above the Dance Blue stage
Credit Josh James / WUKY

University of Kentucky students are setting the stage tonight for an event that has become the largest student-run philanthropic event in the SEC.

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Local/Regional News
3:29 pm
Thu February 21, 2013

Enthusiasm Keeps DanceBlue Going Strong

The empty DanceBlue stage won't stay that way for long
Credit Josh James / WUKY

LEXINGTON, Ky. - A yearlong fundraiser involving thousands of University of Kentucky students will culminate in the 24-hour dance marathon Friday.

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Local/Regional News
2:13 pm
Fri December 7, 2012

UK Cancer Clinic Renamed for DanceBlue Fundraiser

LEXINGTON, Ky. - An annual fundraiser by students at the University of Kentucky is pledging a $1 million gift over the next four years to help pediatric cancer patients. DanceBlue organizers made the announcement Friday with officials from UK Healthcare.

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8:01 am
Fri March 2, 2012

UK Students Gear Up For Dance Blue

Kentucky School News and Commentary

LEXINGTON, Ky. - University of Kentucky students are preparing for their largest philanthropic event of the year this weekend.

Students tape posters to the railings, paint displays, and ready the stage for Dance Blue, an event that began in 2006 and has since grown into a massive undertaking.

"It's an incredible thing to see. It's really one of those things you can't describe with words," says Clay Stanley, 2012 Dance Blue chair.

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