Kiddo Graduation: Much More than a Ceremony

In medical communities around the country, the 5-year milestone post cancer treatment is known as being “Cancer Free”, but in DM, we know it as Graduation. Graduation has become a staple celebration during the Big Event but it hasn’t always been around. It began in DM15 following the largest financial milestone DM had ever accomplished … Continue reading Kiddo Graduation: Much More than a Ceremony

Lime Time Wednesday: Top 10 Creative Costumes from Bloomsbury!

Happy 100 Days Out from DM 23! This past weekend, the UI Dance Marathon crew - including dancers, kiddos, family members, and leadership - enjoyed the perfect fall day at Bloomsbury Farms! We fed the goats, cheered on duck races, enjoyed a scenic hayride, braved two haunted houses, and enjoyed delicious caramel apples, but what … Continue reading Lime Time Wednesday: Top 10 Creative Costumes from Bloomsbury!

Lime Time Wednesday: Sharing the Spotlight: SMUDM

This week we reached out to a fellow Dance Marathon that is brand new and still finding its footing: Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Texas. We spoke with SMUDM's Executive Director and the person responsible for establishing DM at this school, Kimi Rose, about SMUDM's goals and inspirations.  What made you want to start DM … Continue reading Lime Time Wednesday: Sharing the Spotlight: SMUDM