Splash Biography

AMBER YOUNG, Yale Junior physics major

Major: Physics

College/Employer: Yale

Year of Graduation: 2021

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Brief Biographical Sketch:

Amber Young is a junior at Yale from Atlanta, Georgia, and she is majoring in physics. Her academic interests include the biomechanics of locomotion and special relativity. On campus, she facilitates diversity training workshops, participates in Women in Physics, and works in her residential college, Grace Hopper. In the dance studio, she dances and choreographs with two of Yale's prestigious dance groups: Steppin' Out and Danceworks!"

Past Classes

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A3960: Body Kinesthetics: How to Move and Groove in Splash Fall 2019 (Nov. 16, 2019)
Have you ever listened to a song and felt inspired to move, but couldn’t find your groove? As the chef from Ratatouille would say, “Anybody can dance!” We will teach you some basic movements, exercises, and skills to help you channel your inner dance and choreographing superstar! Get ready for an hour of jamming to hit songs- this will be a crash course in body confidence, self-expression, rhythm, and groove!