Monthly Archives: February 2015

Senior Dance Board

/ Neighbors / Highlands Dancing / Schiz Center Shortly after establishing me as the line dance teacher, Ann asked me to be a member of the Board of Directors. Of course I agreed: as I agreed to do any and … Continue reading

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Sandbag the Teacher

/ Neighbors / Highlands Dancing / Schiz Center The central story here, the story precipitating the “schiz” of my title (schiz / divided), relates to conflicts within the management of the Senior Dance, conflicts that is between the CEO and … Continue reading

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Schiz Management

/ Neighbors / Highlands Dancing / Schiz Center Ann asked me to teach the line dancing. The fuller story is below. I agreed. My “payment”, free admission, was established after I’d agreed to do the teaching. Ann was the CEO, … Continue reading

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pk/Senior Dance, Quick

/ Neighbors / Highlands Dancing / Schiz Center I started attending Senior Dance in 2008. I wanted to steep myself in dancing after a fifty-five year layoff for this hailed “best dancer”. Ann asked me to assist with the line … Continue reading

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“Senior Dance” History

/ Neighbors / Highlands Dancing / Schiz Center I report only that part of Senior Dance history which I know: prior to and including 2008-2010. When I started going the dance / luncheons were on Wednesdays, 10 to 3:30 or … Continue reading

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Dance Dangers

/ HierCon / Neighbors / caveats imported from my 2goodfeet blog Here are some dance floor dangers, dance hazards: Some of the singers come down from their stage, carrying the mic, and sing among the dancers. Fine: so long as … Continue reading

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Castro’s Cuba

/ College Stories / I entered Columbia in September 1956, Columbia College class of 1960. We had bull sessions in the dorm, classes in Hamilton Hall, physics in Pupin Hall, chemistry in Havermeyer. Freshman week there were beer parties in … Continue reading

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