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Congratulations to our 2019 winners, Lucas Mansberger and Allie Renner!
Lucas Mansberger and Allie Renner take home 1st place in Dancing with the WMU/Kazoo Stars 2019 with their "Too Darn Hot" tango.
Jeremy Koch and Jolin Cramer quickstep their way to second place in Dancing with the WMU/Kazoo Stars 2019!
Sarah Mansberger and Will Brighton excited the crowd and wowed the judges with their swing dance to earn 3rd place and the People's Choice Award.
Kristen DeVries and Erin Bates gave us an energetic salsa performed to "Jolene".
Eric Cunningham and Hayley Midea enthralled the audience with the fox trot, performed to "I Wanna Dance With Somebody".
WMU Vice President of Marketing, Tony Proudfoot and Jasmine Clark dazzled the crowd with their waltz, performed to "I Never Loved A Man".
Stephanie Moore and Tyler Korff, embraced the Diva theme for the evening and provided a dramatic Cha-Cha to round out the event.
Thank you to all our participants, guests, and sponsors for making this such a special event and supporting our students!
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In 2008, the Department of Dance in conjunction with Partners in Dance, created a fundraiser for student scholarships based upon the reality show Dancing with the Stars. Each year the dance competition features several pairs of local stars and WMU Dance students competing in various forms of ballroom dance.The dancing is judged by three community figures and the audience selects the "People's Choice" winning pair. The evening's festivities are catered and include a full cash bar. The proceeds of this event support student scholarships for WMU Dance students and are essential in assisting these students complete their studies.