Student Organizations

There are many opportunities to get involved with student groups in the Department of Performing Arts. Contact the faculty member listed for more information on these groups:


  •  National Dance Education Organization (NDEO), 

Amanda Sowerby, 801-626-7674


  • National Association for Music Education (NAfME)  

Dr. Thomas Priest, 801-626-7181

  • American String Teachers Association (ASTA) 

Dr. Shi-Hwa Wang, 801-626-6929

  • American Choral Directors Association (ACDA) 

Dr. Mark Henderson, 801-626-6448

  • National Association of Teachers of Singing (NATS) 

Dr. Karen Brookens, 801-626-6439

  • Music Teachers National Association (MTNA) 

Dr. Yu-Jane Yang, 801-626-7489

  • International Double Reed Society (IDRS),  

Dr. Thomas Priest, 801-626-7181


  • Associated Actors & Technicians (AAT) 

Catherine Zublin, 801-626-6661

  • Alpha Psi Omega Theatre Honor Society