Recent alum wins 10k in national dance competition

Recent Dance alum Tyner Dumortier won first place--and $10,000--on Saturday, May 21, 2011, at the NationalTyner Dumortier Society of Arts and Letters choreography competition in Birmingham, Ala. According to The Birmingham News, Dumortier danced an original work of his own creation, called Rolling Spirit. Dumortier competed against dancers from across the nation.