Student and Alumni Spotlights for the Dance Program

Cindy Alvarez, Dance Major

Name: Cindy Alvarez
Major: Dance
Hometown: San Juan, P.R.
Fact: I love pigs.

I chose to come to Belhaven because... I chose to come to Belhaven because of the excellence of students from the Belhaven Dance Department and the quality of the curriculum itself. I was convinced that Belhaven was the place God had chosen for me.

One relationship that has meant a lot to me while attending Belhaven... My relationship with Mrs. Elizabeth Sweatt, my modern dance instructor and Dance Ministry Ensemble director. She has impacted my life throughout my process at Belhaven. Her caring heart has been a blessing to me, and her advice and guidance always teach me through God’s love.

Because of my degree from Belhaven University... I will be ready to impart with excellence to the world what I learned as a student, a dancer, and a minister of God.I came to Belhaven looking for a safe place to grow and refine my skills as a dancer, but even more importantly, as a worshiper.

One word to describe my experience at Belhaven: Hopeful