Mathew Janczewski (BFA '94, dance) is the founder and artistic director of ARENA DANCES, a contemporary dance company performing his original work. The mentorship he received during his education at CLA helped prepare him to form his company immediately after graduating. Janczewski aims to make dance accessible to everyone through community engagement and educational outreach.
In the College of Liberal Arts, we are creating tomorrow’s thought leaders. To celebrate our 150th anniversary in 2018-19, we’re building a library of stories highlighting our alumni—confident, active citizens poised to take risks, confront challenges, and thrive in an ever-changing world.