Splash Biography

CHRISTINE HOULE, Yale Sophomore studying Global Affairs

Major: Global Affairs

College/Employer: Yale

Year of Graduation: 2016

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Brief Biographical Sketch:

Christine Houle is a Sophomore at Yale double majoring in Global Affairs and Modern Middle Eastern Studies. She is also the Yale University Feature Baton Twirler and performs at the halftime of Yale football and basketball games. She has been a competitive baton twirler for 15 years with the 13-time National Champion Saline Twirlettes located in Michigan. She has won numerous state and national titles as an individual competitor as well. In the fall of 2012 she was invited to be a Baton Twirling Ambassador to Peru at the International Festival de Primavera. She has been teaching baton twirling to students of all experience levels for 6 years.

Past Classes

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A1025: Baton Twirling for Beginners in Splash Spring 14 (Mar. 29, 2014)
A hands-on baton twirling course for those who have minimal to no prior experience. Students will learn basic, foundational twirling skills.